Links & Resources
BC Association of Clinical Counsellors – www.bc-counsellors.org
EMDR International Association – www.emdria.org
Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis – www.hypnosis.bc.ca
Crisis Intervention Services
Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention Centre of BC - 604 872 3311
Suicide Prevention Support Line, S.A.F.E.R - 604 675 3985
(Suicide Attempt Follow-up, Education, & Research) Provides counselling for individuals who are in a suicidal crisis, have made a suicide attempt, or are survivors of a suicide death. 301-1669 East Broadway, Vancouver, BC.
BC Crisis 24 hrs: 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) - www.crisislines.bc.ca
Provides assessment, emotional support, information and referral, and crisis and suicide intervention services to the community through 14 crisis lines across BC.
Eating and Food Related Issues
The National Eating Disorders Information Centre - www.nedic.ca
VCH Eating Disorders Program - 604 675 2531
It seeks to establish client-centered care that empowers individuals and families to take responsibility for the recovery process and enhances their quality of life. 2750 East Hastings St, Vancouver, BC.
Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program - Inpatient and Outpatient Treatment Program - 604 806 8347 - St. Paul's Hospital, 1081 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC.
Vancouver Coastal Health Community Addiction Services
Description and contact information for addiction services in Vancouver including:
Counselling Services, Needle Exchange Services, Opiate Replacement Therapy, Withdrawal Management Services, & Youth Prevention Services.
From Grief to Action/Parents Forever - 604 454 1484 - email@example.com - www.fgta.ca
Based in Vancouver, a non-profit society working to improve the lives of drug users, their families and friends. They promote the recognition of drug addiction as a health issue, and support a comprehensive continuum of care for drug users, including harm reduction, detoxification, treatment and rehabilitation.
Burnaby Mental Health and Addictions Intake - 604 453 1900
For Burnaby residents seeking counselling for persons in suicidal crisis or support for persons concerns about someone at risk to suicide.
Trauma Services for Immigrants and Refugees -
604 874 2938
Family Services of Greater Vancouver, 202-1193 Kingsway, Vancouver, BC.
The Government of BC funds over 150 programs, run by non-profit agencies and local police detachments, that provide information about the justice system, practical help, emotional support and referrals to other appropriate programs. These services include a toll-free, province-wide telephone service: Victim LINK - 1-800-563-0808
Aboriginal Wellness Program - 604 875 6601
It provides culturally safe mental wellness and addiction programs that promote health, wellness and healing. 255 - 12th Avenue East, Vancouver, BC
Prism Services - 604 658 1214 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Vancouver Coastal Health's Mental Health Support for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer and Two Spirit (LGBTQ2S) communities.
Men's Services - www.bc-malesurvivors.com
B.C. Society for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse This non-profit society provides therapeutic services for males who have been sexually abused at some time in their lives.
BC Men's Resource Centre - 604 878 9033
Works to ensure balance in matters relating to men, and advocates change in areas of bias and inequality. Areas of focus include parenting, anger management, and family violence. Offers individual, couple, and family counselling, and has a comprehensive library featuring books, articles, tapes, and videos about men's issues.
590 West Broadway, Suite 2, Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 1E9