Margo is Registered Professional Counsellor (RPC) and Master Practitioner in Clinical Counselling Supervisor (MPCCS) with the Canadian Professional Counsellors Association (#1989). She uses an integrative approach to therapy meaning she draws from more than one school of therapeutic thought. She completed her training through the Counsellor Training Institute of Canada and has taken additional training through Dalhousie School of Social Work and other accredited Organizations and Associations. She continues to pursue professional development by attending workshops, seminars and conferences that are relevant and of value to her clients.
Margo has particular interests in working with clients who have experienced abuse, trauma, and traumatic childhood. She also provides marriage and couples counselling.
Margo has worked with the Halifax Regional Police Victim Services On-scene Mobile Response Unit where she offered support and resources to victims of domestic violence, sudden death grief support, suicide intervention, crisis intervention other crimes or trauma.
She currently volunteers with Hospice Society of Greater Nova Scotia, as a support group facilitator, and serves as Secretary/Treasurer of the Atlantic Region of the Canadian Professional Counsellors Association. Margo also supervises new counsellors by helping them grow, reviewing cases and offering constructive feedback and professional guidance, and upholding the Professional Code of Ethics.
Rory is a Registered Professional Counsellor with the Canadian Professional Counsellors Association. He has special interests in working with clients who struggle with self-injury, depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts, life changes (e.g., entering university, graduation, career change), and stress.
Rory takes a client-centered approach; the client is their own expert. Rory uses elements of cognitive, behavioral, humanistic, and short-term therapy models to help clients reach their goals.
Rory completed his training from Saint Mary’s University and has pursued additional training in topics such as ADHD in adults, self-injury, and personality disorders.