When the storms of life come, there are times that you require a navigator who can assist you through trouble waters. It takes a courageous and strong person to admit when you need guidance and acknowledge that you need some assistance from a neutral third party. My commitment to you is that I will assist you in getting back to pilot your ship, and we will work together on mutually identified goals. In time, you will be able to look back on these struggles and say, “I took the road less travelled and it has made all the differences.”
Brent has been trained in EMDR (an evidence based trauma intervention tool) for over 15 years. He has training in narrative and art therapy with a passion for metaphor. He is open to explore one’s sense of spirituality and determine how this fits within a person’s world view. He has extensive experience with crisis and takes a mindfulness approach when focusing on rebalancing the mind, body, and soul. Brent is comfortable working with people who struggle with strong emotional reactions and helps people reframe or redirect this energy towards growth and renewal.
Brent is a certified traumatic stress specialist with the Association for Traumatic Stress Specialists. As such, he is qualified to provide organizations with training in workplace stress management, compassion fatigue, burn out and vicarious trauma.
Brent is registered social worker. Membership # 02-5056
Contact Reception: If you are covered under an Employee and Family Assistance Program administered by Walmsley and Associates and are either calling for the first time or are wanting to change counsellors, please contact our reception office first. If you have already registered with our reception office or are prepared to pay for services, you may contact this counsellor at the number above.