Terry is a clinical counsellor specializing in individual, couples and family therapy, and maintains a private practice office in Abbotsford B.C. Canada. Terry also offers internet counselling through email, or Skype and currently has clients that seek his services from various locations including Canada, Australia and the U.S.
He has over thirty-five years experience in the counselling field, including thirteen years in hospital psychiatry, community family counselling agencies, and nineteen years in private practice. Terry is a graduate of the University of British Columbia where he holds three degrees, and is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients and issues. Among his areas of expertise are the treatment of psychological traumas from abuse or accidents (with E.M.D.R.), dealing with domestic violence and relationship issues, and a wide variety of personal problems ranging from depression, anxiety and other psychiatric issues, to grief, stress and anger management problems.
He has conducted workshops and made presentations at local conferences, as well as in university settings. He has also supervised Master's level university students in counselling programs, and currently provides supervision to other private practice community counsellors.
Terry is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. His therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. His wide experience brings together complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, he works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Bachelor of Arts (psychology), Bachelor of Social Work, and Master of Social Work.
Member of B.C. Association of Social Workers, Canadian Association of Social Workers, and American Association of Christian Counselors.