Our Counsellors


Annie Cousland, M.A., R.C.C.

I tailor my approach as counsellor, facilitator, educator, and coach to help restore and promote health and wellness for clients who are:  

  • Struggling with low self-esteem, shame, and stigma 
  • Recovering from trauma and grief  
  • Dealing with divorce and complex family relationships 
  • Seeking to be better parents and spouses 
  • Managing depression and anxiety 
  • Navigating adolescent/young adult issues such as eating disorders and bullying   

David Portesi, M.P.H., M.C.P., R.C.C.

I work as a guide who helps people make mindful changes that restore direction, meaning, and balance while they are:  

  • Struggling with personal identity, acceptance, and self-worth 
  • Exploring sexuality, gender, and sexual health issues 
  • Living with feelings of depression and anxiety 
  • Managing compulsive, unhealthy behaviours 
  • Improving and strengthening relationships 
  • Navigating career change, retirement, and life direction   

Kimi Combow-Gill, M.Ed., R.C.C.

My goal is to create a safe place to help you explore your challenges while gaining clarity and awareness. As a Registered Clinical Counsellor I have assisted many individuals, including children, to manage and overcome various issues such as:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Self-esteem
  • Relationship breakdown
  • Grief/Loss

Craig Lee, M.C.P:AT, R.C.C., Art Therapist

I use a combination of both verbal counselling and expressive art therapy to aid clients to work through the following challenges:

  • Video Game Addiction
  • Compulsive Online Behaviours, such as Internet addiction or social media compulsion.
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Relationships
  • Personal Growt

Hana K. Bobsien, B.A., R.T.C., C.Ht

My goal is to help clients gain awareness and insight into their behaviours, habits, and fears and, with a compassionate approach, to begin the process of healing and letting go. I work with clients of all ages for a variety of struggles including, but not limited to, the following: 

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Habits / Behaviours
  • Fears and Traumas
  • Pain
  • Life Transitions
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Weight loss
  • Sleep disorders

Kristiina Vuorensivu, M.A., R.C.C.

My purpose is to come alongside of my clients and create a safe process for even the hardest life situations. I welcome virtually any life crises or difficulty and see life’s challenges as pathways to healing and transformation.  I assist couples, individuals, families, and teens through a variety of struggles. Some of these include: 

  • Depression
  • Family conflict
  • Grief and loss
  • Spirituality/religion
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting issues
  • Self esteem
  • Guilt and shame