Counsellor Corner

School Counselling

Community Resources:

Family and Community Support Services. Please enter Children & Youth or counselling in the search section. A number of resources will be listed for you to contact.

http://www.fortsask.ca/residents/family-community-support-services-fcss

Strathcona County and Family Community services (780-464-4404) offer a wide variety of counselling services and programs. Located in Sherwood Park.

familyandcommunity@strathcona.ab.ca

https://www.strathcona.ca/community-families/parents-children-families/children-and-parents/mhcb/parentsupport/

https://www.strathcona.ca/community-families/well-being-and-mental-health/counselling-groups/

Here is a link that will find services based on your location. Please enter Fort Saskatchewan and Sherwood Park into the search bar. You will get more options.

https://apps.kidshelpphone.ca/resourcesaroundme/welcome.html

University of Alberta: http://www.edpsychology.ualberta.ca/CentresAndInstitutes/ClinicalServices.aspx.

College of Alberta Psychologists Referral Line – 1-888-424-0297

Boys and Girls Club of Fort Saskatchewan: http://fortsask.bgccan.com/programs/youth-and-family-support-program

http://fortsask.bgccan.com/programs/youth-and-family-support-program/group-support-for-children-and-youth

Walk in counselling services at Strathcona County:

https://www.strathcona.ca/departments/family-and-community-services/programs-and-services/counselling-services/

 

 

Alberta Health Services Caregiver Series:

Caregiver Education Series

Parent Education and Reflection (P.E.A.R) Group For Caregivers of Children & Youth in Grades 5-8 & For Caregivers of children ages 4-12

Resiliency in the Face of Stress and Anxiety

Register now at www.cyfcaregivereducation.ca

This FREE parenting program is for parents and caregivers who are looking to strengthen their family’s ability to ‘bounce back’ from life’s challenges. In these introductory-level information sessions, caregivers will learn strategies that can help them and their children learn to be more resilient in the face of stress and anxiety. This is a key skill for both caregivers and their children to develop, and can support overall family wellness.

Registration:

For further information and registration please go to: www.cyfcaregivereducation.ca

 

 

Family and Community Services

Adults only-Free & Facilitated Counselling Group for families of LGTBQS+ Youth 

Families & allies welcome!

• Drop-In, registration upon arrival

• Open to new participants

• Snacks & refreshments included

1st & 3rd Wednesday form 6:30-8:00 pm

Th ere are unique challenges to raising any child , and to staying connected a s a family. This counselling group will provide connection, understanding and education for families and allies who want support as they journey with their LGBTQ S+ loved ones .

• Healthy relationships

• Creating safety

• How to be a support

• Navigating change

• Resources for loved ones

• Affirming health care

LOCATION Family and Community Services 2nd Floor, 501 Festival Avenue, Sherwood Park

For more information call 780-464-4044 strathcona.ca/ groups

 

Main Phone: 780-998-2747

School Counsellor

Ms. Joanne McHugh

School Counsellor

Phone: 780-998-2747