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GENERAL COUNSELLING

Family Services of Greater Vancouver provides many types of counselling depending on the needs of individuals, children, youth and families. We have offices located in Vancouver, Richmond and New Westminster.

To find the best program to meet your needs, please call our intake worker at 604-874-2938 or email who will assess your situation and connect you with the right service.

Our general counselling program addresses common issues such as:

  • A life crisis
  • Anxiety and/or depression
  • Conflict with children or parents
  • Family separation
  • Marital or relationship problems
  • Single parenting challenges
  • Cross cultural family adjustment
  • Life transition
  • Grief and loss
  • Self-esteem
  • Ageing parents

In New Westminster we also offer three other services as part of our general counselling program:

  • Vital Connections
  • Youth Centre Counselling
  • MCFD Family Counselling

For Trauma Services Programs, see:

Our counselling team

Our professionally trained therapists and counsellors have graduate degrees in clinical social work and counselling psychology. We continue to strive for professional excellence, staying on top of best practices and the latest developments in the field of individual and family therapy. Regular supervision is part of our practice. Confidentiality is strictly maintained in all cases.

We have staff who can work with you in Cantonese, Korean, Mandarin, and Spanish.

Fees

Our program is designed to ensure that everyone who needs counselling gets counselling. Fees for service are charged on a sliding scale based on household income. FSGV is a non-profit organization and fees are required to supplement the funding we receive for these services.

For those who don’t qualify for subsidy, fees are $120 for individuals and $125 for couples/families per 50 minute session. View fee schedule here.

CONTACT

Call 604-874-2938 or email to get in touch with an intake counsellor, who will assess your situation and connect you with the right service.