When someone has a gambling problem, they tend to slowly lose control over how much time and money they are losing on the habit. This type of addiction puts immense stress on both the person affected, and their families for a number of reasons in
When struggling with depression, having a solid support system can be essential. That being said, the relationships of those struggling with depression are put under pressure, especially when the symptoms of depression rear up.
Our family counsellors are trained to observe family interactions. They also aim to understand and note the perceptions of any family member who may not attend sessions. This is sometimes the case, for example, when a family member has an addicti
If you are trying to stay sober through summer, you may have noticed that it can be quite challenging. Many people view summertime as a season of indulgence, including drinking to excess — or simply just drinking freely, which can be ve
If you think marriage counselling is just for couples with problems, you’re not alone, but you’re also missing out on a great resource. No couple is perfect and small problems often morph into bigger problems over time. For co
Trauma typically refers to the body or the mind being overwhelmed by a substantial event. Psychological trauma, in particular, occurs when a distressing event causes the sufferer to question their beliefs and destroy their assumptions of trust. T
Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that affects people throughout the long, dark winter months. For many, whether they are diagnosed with depression year-round, or experience SAD in the winter months only, getting through t
Marriage and Family Therapy is a form of psychotherapy that addresses the behaviours of all members of the family as a whole, and looks into the way these behaviours affect other members of the family as well as relationships between each family&