Key workers assist families in understanding Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) by providing information, support and education specific to the needs of the child (0-19 years) and family. This includes help accessing community resources, support and services, and assistance with formal diagnostic processes. Direct counselling or other services are not provided to the FASD-affected individuals. This service is delivered by Shuswap Children’s Services in Revelstoke.
This support line is staffed by two (part time) skilled workers with background and training in social work, advocacy, family law and government services pertaining to kinship care-giving.
Jennifer Wright, M.Sc., R.CC. offers Registered Clinical Counselling to individuals, couples, family and parent counselling. CRC welcomes children, adolescents and adults, and offers unconditional positive regard, compassion, precision clinical skills, and evidenced based treatment modalities.
Specialties: cognitive behavioural therapy, emotion focused couples therapy, family systems therapy, SMART recovery for addiction services
This is a resource for children, youth and families, coordinated through BC Children’s Hospital.
Specialties: information and resources, assistance from a parent peer-support worker from the F.O.R.C.E. Society for Kids’ Mental Health, assistance from a Youth-in-Residence, tips for self-help and prevention.
P. (800) 665-1822
Kristal Bradshaw, M.S., R.MFT is a Registered Marriage and Family Therapist as a Clinical Fellow with both the Canadian and American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. She offers individual and/or family counselling for children and youth struggling with a variety of concerns including anxiety, depression, self-harming behaviours, autism, eating disorders, stress and managing change. Art and play therapy are sometimes used.
Specializations: Marriage and family therapy, children, youth, Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Marie-Helene Ostiguy, RTC Registered Therapeutic Counsellor – Deep Roots Counselling
Marie-Hélène Ostiguy is a Registered Therapeutic Counsellor offering individual counselling sessions both in English and French. She mainly works with individuals (18 +) experiencing life transitions and general life struggles. She believes in a holistic approach to mental health which supports the emotional, physical and spiritual components of our lives. Her approach includes various modalities from family system theory, person centered therapy, gestalt therapy and transpersonal psychology.
Specialties: Support in navigating personal relationships, struggles in parenthood, coping with physical illness/injury, managing career challenges and moving through life crisis.
The Mental Health Information Line offers empowering emotional support, information on appropriate referral options and a wide range of support relating to mental health concerns 24 hours a day.
P. 310-6789 (no area code needed)
Find help for yourself or a loved one, take a quiz, receive a recommendation, and find help. This interactive website walks you through recourses, assessment tools and provides self-help kits.
Developed by Vancouver Coastal Health and Providence Health Care in partnership with the Shared Care Committee – a joint committee of the Doctors of BC and the Ministry of Health, MindHealthBC is a tool you can trust.
The Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) provides support to families in their efforts for positive and healthy relationships. Services offered include individual and family support, social work, child and youth mental health, foster care, respite, adoption and protective services. The local office works alongside community and families to engage formal and informal supports toward the goal of healthy families.
210 Garden Ave, Revelstoke, BC
P. (250) 837-7612
Local website listing all private practitioners in Revelstoke with specialties in counselling, psychology, and assessment.