Tag Archives: Calgary

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) – Trauma and treatment

According to the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), many people experience traumatic events at some point in their lives, but only 8 per cent of people will be diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). From 2014 to 2016, Calgary Counselling … Read more

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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

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Meet the voices of our 150 Stories

Stories can help us experience a powerful time in someone else’s life. Our clients generously share their journey with us every day and we are profoundly moved and inspired by them. In honour of Canada’s 150th birthday, we want to … Read more

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Seniors and mental health – Why it’s never too late for counselling

According to 2016 Census Data, for the first time ever, the number of seniors in Canada is higher than the number of children. As of today, there are 5.9 million Canadian seniors, compared to 5.8 million Canadians aged 14 and … Read more

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The men’s health issue that isn’t being talked about

Our husbands, boyfriends, grandfathers, fathers, brothers, and sons are facing a mental health issue that isn’t being talked about. According to the 2016 “Stigma in Male Depression and Suicide: A Canadian Sex Comparison Study” done by UBC, the biggest challenge … Read more

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