Therapy Resources

Local Resources

Building Healthy Families
Various programs offering coaching for parent.
Mon-Fri 8.00-4.30
1390 K.L.O. Road
250-861-4933
info@bhfam.net

CYMH
(Child and Youth Mental Health) Interior Health
Tues and Thurs morning 9-11 for assessment
(need to get there by 9 because first come first serve)
After assessment, they will give info/provide services/refer out for services
If 16+ can go without a guardian
260 Harvey, 2nd floor
250.861.7301

The Foundry
Integrated youth (ages 12-24) and family services for mental health and substance use
Open 9.00-5.00 Mon-Fri
Walk-in 2.00-5.00 Mon-Fri
100-1815 Kirschner Road
236-420-2803
foundrykelowna@cmha.bc.ca
https://FoundryBC.ca

Kelowna Youth & Family Services
Counselling for family, parents and youth
Free for low income (don’t need to prove the income, they take your word). Sliding fee scale. Don’t service West Kelowna or Lake Country.
260 Harvey, 3rd floor
250.763.2405

Kelowna Family Centre
Counselling for seniors, adults, families and children.
For free services, need CYMH referral.
204-347 Leon
250-860-3181

Reach Out
Counselling for youth aged 13-25, parents and families.
Adults and couples counselling also available.
Mon-Thurs 9.30-5.30
1868 Ambrosi Road
250-763-7892

 

Attachment & Trauma Websites

Child Trauma Academy
International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation
Beyond Consequences Institute
EMDR Institute

Autism Websites

Autism Society of BC
Autism Community Training
Geneva Centre for Autism 
BC Ministry of Children and Family Development / Special Needs
POPARD: Provincial Outreach Program for Autism and Related Disorders
Autism Funding Unit

Play Therapy Websites

BCPTA (British Columbia Play Therapy Association)

Somatic Experiencing Websites

Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute
Dr. Dan Siegel
Somatic Experiencing and Medical Trauma

Recommended Books related to Somatic Experiencing

Waking the Tiger – Peter Levine
Crash Course – Dr.’s Diane and Larry Heller
Reversing Chronic Pain – Maggie Phillips
The Mindfulness Solution – Ron Siegel
Sexual Healing – Peter Levine