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Counselling: Assessment & Treatment Planning

HeartQuest’s highly skilled and effective counsellors educate and provide solutions to help clients move toward effective problem solving.

During the first session, we conduct a Clinical Assessment which will result in the creation of an Individualized Treatment Plan. Referrals to other community resources are made when appropriate.

Our substance abuse counselling approach integrates psycho-therapeutic addiction counselling with life skill development, coping skills training and, emotional and mental wellness techniques.

Our primary focus is to develop and foster a relationship that promotes and sustains motivation for change. Our approach is client centered, empathetic and flexible to address the needs of the individual. We place a strong emphasis in developing a positive alliance in a non-judgmental environment.

Objectives of our addiction counselling approach:

  • To develop, educate and teach new coping mechanisms
  • To educate the individual on how to break addictive cycles
  • To establish total abstinence from all mood altering drugs and/or chemicals
  • To develop a supportive role, helping the individual troubleshoot, reflect and implement positive behavior patterns

HeartQuest also offers Counselling related to:

  • Treatment Case ManagementRelapse Prevention & Recovery Coaching
  • Anger Management and Conflict Resolution Counselling
  • Personal Issues Counselling
  • Self Regulation Therapy and Trauma Counselling

HeartQuest provides counselling / consultation via telephone and the Internet for out of town clients.

Call us to inquire about our fees. We will work with you to create a plan that works for you.

For further information please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or phone 604-818-1771