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Julia’s story – I was able share my story and have it help other women

 This is Julia. An abusive relationship had destroyed her self-esteem and left her feeling depressed. After a recommendation from a friend, Julia attended Calgary Counselling Centre, regained her self-worth and her life. Watch Julia’s story and learn how counselling … Read more

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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

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7 ways to support someone in counselling

Now more than ever, our community is telling us that they need support when dealing with mental health challenges. Each of us probably knows at least one person who is receiving or has received counselling in the past. As a … Read more

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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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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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