150 stories

Category: About Us

Kim’s Story: “I want to be like you someday”

I recently left a job at the University of Calgary; funding cuts, the norm when you work in research. The work was meaningful, the people were the reason I loved going to work every day. I’d miss them more than … Read more

Janel’s Story:I realized that living with an eating disorder was something that I could get over

 We know how powerful a story can be. We hear remarkable stories of courage from our clients every day and we are profoundly moved and inspired by them. In honour of Canada’s 150th birthday, we want to collect and … Read more

Brooklyn’s Story: This place gave me a new mind set. Everyone needs some help along the way

We know how powerful a story can be. We hear remarkable stories of courage from our clients every day and we are profoundly moved and inspired by them. In honour of Canada’s 150th birthday, we want to collect and share … Read more

Anna’s Story: I felt a lot more optimistic and a lot lighter after every counselling session

We know how powerful a story can be. We hear remarkable stories of courage from our clients every day and we are profoundly moved and inspired by them. In honour of Canada’s 150th birthday, we want to collect and share … Read more

Dr. Robbie Babins-Wagner, CEO of Calgary Counselling Centre, announced as recipient of the 2016 Grant MacEwan Lifetime Achievement Award

We are pleased to share that Dr. Robbie Babins-Wagner, CEO of Calgary Counselling Centre, is the recipient of the 2016 Grant MacEwan Lifetime Achievement Award as part of the 2016 Calgary Awards. The Calgary Awards is The City’s citizen recognition … Read more

Our new home at the Kahanoff Centre – Suite 1000, 105-12 Avenue SE

At Calgary Counselling Centre we are committed to access. We are committed to people receiving the help they need, when they need it. For the past several years, we have worked to improve the well-being of individuals, families, couples and … Read more

2017 – the year ahead

“Stress up almost two-fold as Calgarians worry about jobs, lagging economy” – Calgary Herald, September 2015. “Oil and gas layoffs pose new challenges for couples” – CBC.ca, November 2015 “Economic downturn impacting mental health of Calgarians, study says” – CBC, … Read more

Paying it Forward

Each and every one of our donors, from individuals to corporations, allow us to do what we do best – change lives. When we announced we were moving to our new home in the Kahanoff Centre, Husky and Imperial offered … Read more

How you can support the Centre in 2017

Help us expand our mental health services Since 1962, Calgary Counselling Centre (CCC) has provided high-quality, affordable mental health services to Calgary and area residents aged 3 to 89. Individuals, couples, and families come to the Centre from all walks … Read more