Counselling Services Offered

In an environment of transformation and healing, The House of Hope and Healing offers counselling to individuals, to couples or to families seeking change or who are facing a crisis. Trusting in God and in a spirit of teamwork, all are given tools to experience serenity with God, self and others.

Counselling is offered in many areas, including:

  • Alcohol and drug abuse
  • Eating disorders
  • Behavioural addictions
  • Sexual abuse
  • Co-dependency
  • Gambling addiction
  • Emotional abuse
  • Marital relationships
  • Crisis intervention
  • ‘Dual diagnosis’
  • Youth issues

Where relevant, a Twelve Step approach is used.

The Serenity Prayer
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change,
The courage to change the things I can, and
The wisdom to know the difference.

Linkages

The House of Hope and Healing typically recommends to clients, as appropriate, the services of one or more of the following agencies:

Alcoholics Anonymous, Al-Anon, Narcotics Anonymous, Nar-Anon

Inpatient services for alcohol and drug treatment

Overeaters Anonymous, Anorexia/Bulimia Anonymous, CoDependents Anonymous

Recovery Day, Celebrate Recovery

Back to Basics

Rachel’s Vineyard (for post-abortion counselling and healing)

Serenity Renewal

Westover Centre (for family of origin focus)

Waupoos Foundation (vacations for low-income clients/families)

Ministry for those recently separated or divorced

Cursillo weekends for those seeking deeper faith experiences

Currently (and in the past) The House of Hope and Healing provides (or has provided) space within our facility to not-for-profit groups such as Anorexia/Bulimia Anonymous, Back to Basics, 12-Step group meetings.