Ally began her career in mental health as a youth counsellor for the YMCA, supporting at-risk teens. This taught her that human beings have a deep capacity for healing at their core despite the profound adversity they may have faced.
Carmen Davies is a Registered Clinical Counsellor in Victoria, BC. She believes in our inherent capacity for healing and transformation, that we are wired to not only heal but to thrive and feel pleasure and connection.
Duncan is passionate about learning and personal development. As such, he has achieved Associate of Arts in Psychology, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Minor in Sociology, and Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology degrees.
Emma has always had a passion for helping others and a keen interest in human behaviour throughout her life. She also describes herself as someone with a detailed oriented, goal-driven mind who is attracted to problem-solving.
Evangelos has worked as an intern therapist in a clinical hospital setting in Greece and has offered counselling services as a member of diverse mental health professionals in the Vancouver metropolitan area.
Jane actively engages with regular professional development opportunities to ensure I stay well versed in available and alternative healing initiatives, such as equine-partnered psychotherapy and wellness and nature-based therapeutic intervention.
Linda is a Registered Clinical Counsellor with over 25 years of experience working in a variety of settings: Post Secondary, Career, Couples and Family, Employee Assistance Programs, Addiction and Mental Health.
Mark has worked in child, and adolescent mental health, long-term care, inpatient hospital settings, primary care, outpatient mental health, and is currently working in an outpatient environment with individuals with chronic pain.
Marziyeh has worked with youth/adults and families who have been affected by mental health issues. She is committed to creating a safe and non-judgmental environment for all people as they discover their path.
Munir is a seasoned trainer, counsellor and instructor. He has worked in the helping profession for over 29 years. He has worked in various settings, including residential, healthcare, non-profit, mental health, addictions and EFAP.
Natalie has recently completed training in perinatal mental health and volunteers with postpartum support agencies. In addition, she has a long work history in social services with individuals of all ages and stages of life.
Pamela specializes in working with the neurodivergent community and is well-versed in the areas of Autism and AD/HD. She also has experience working in the mental health care areas of trauma, substance abuse, diversity, and multiculturalism.
Sukhjeevan's passion is bringing healing to people who have been through a traumatic/stressful experience. She helps clients find healthy perceptions of themselves and strengthen their relationships to know themselves.
Tamara helps clients to optimize strengths, build resilience and cultivate growth. She is committed to providing a safe and non-judgmental environment and developing a therapeutic and trusting relationship.
Teresa has more than 20 years of experience working with families experiencing various challenges from parenting concerns and protection issues to anger management, domestic violence and grief and loss.
Join a team that is dedicated to improving mental health for everyone. As a counsellor with Phare, you’ll gain a supportive network of peers and supervisors, as well as access to new clients. Build a sustainable living serving clients and supervising others in your profession—all while making mental health fair. If that sounds great to you, let’s chat more!