Tammy Kontuk M.Sc. R.Psych
Greg Purvis M.Sc. R. Psych
George Maringapasi M.Ed., CCC, RCT-C
Tammy is a clinical psychologist with over 18 years of experience. She specialized in the rapid treatment of PTSD using Accelerated Resolution Therapy and EMDR. Tammy is also a certified trainer and clinical supervisor in the field of addiction and CBT, providing a variety of fun and dynamic educational experiences from short speaking engagements to multi-day workshops. Treatment population: Adults, couples and teens.
Video sessions available.
Phone or text: 902-754-4410
George is a registered counselling therapist candidate and a Canadian Certified Counsellor. He offers evidence-based, experiential, collaborative, and culturally competent treatment approaches to underlying mental health phenomena. He specializes in general mental health disorders and is a speaker and presenter of the Positive Parenting Program. Treatment population: Adults, Couples teens and families.
Video sessions available.
Phone or text: 902-237-4844
Greg Purvis is a clinical psychologist with over 30 years of experience in the mental health and addiction fields. He has been a leader in the field of addiction, counted on as a national expert to advise policy development to government and national organizations. He specializes in the rapid treatment of PTSD using Accelerated Resolution Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural treatment of anxiety disorders and depression. Greg is also a certified trainer and clinical supervisor in the field of addiction and CBT providing dynamic learning experiences through speaking engagements, workshops and intensive multi-day educational experiences. Treatment population: Adults, Couples and older teens.
Video sessions available
Tiana Fusco is a master's social work clinician with over 15 years of experience.She has worked with adults, families and teens in the addiction and mental health fields. She has provided expert consultant services to the government of Nova Scotia as a concurrent disorders specialist and is a provincial expert in culturally relevant services for indigenous populations in NS. Tiana blends a desire for effective, evidence based practice with a genuine, person-entered style.
Treatment population: Adults, couples and teens
Video Sessions available
Phone or text: 902-754-4632
Dawn is a master's level clinical social worker with 25 years experience in the addiction and mental health field. She has experience in clinical research which blends with a creative and humanistic style of therapy. She is skilled in individual work, group facilitation, gender issues, work related concerns, relationship counselling, and grief therapy. Her genuine passion for helping others along their path is evident in everything she does. Treatment population: adults, couples, teens, and worksites. Video sessions available.
Phone or text: 902-754-0138
We are a collaborative practice including psychologists, registered counselling therapists and clinical social workers. We blend cutting edge treatment approaches with a warm, inviting style in caring for our clients.
We specialize in PTSD, addiction treatment and general mental health disorders. We offer cognitive behavioural therapy and rapid PTSD treatments, including Accelerated Resolution Therapy and EMDR. We have a culturally relevant therapy style working with members of the African Nova Scotia and Indigenous communities
Services are covered under private insurance plans and we provide direct billing to most Blue Cross and Green Shield plans
In addition to good therapy, we view the little touches of elegance and comfort as important. Whether it is our attractive loft-like atmosphere, soothing music, fresh french-pressed coffee, and selection of gourmet teas on offer, we know that it's the little things that make our clients feel cared for.
We use the latest evidence based treatments to tackle depression and anxiety disorders. We help people to understand the longstanding patterns that cause these disorders as well as methods to relieve suffering.
Our addiction treatment experts have consulted on national committees and have written toolkits for the Canadian Center on Substance Abuse. We train across Canada in the Community Reinforcement Approach to addiction treatment, and the Community Reinforcement Approach Family Training (As featured in the HBO Addiction Series) We offer a compassionate, non-judgemental approach to addiction treatment for individuals and families
We offer cutting edge treatments such as Accelerated Resolution Therapy and EMDR to treat PTSD and complex trauma.
We are trained in a variety of methods to help couples and families strengthen and improve relationships. Our practitioners utilize a blend of approaches to help couples, parents and families understand the patterns that cause distress and how to break free of these vicious cycles. Behavioral couples therapy, collaborative couples therapy and the positive parenting program are some of the services we offer.
Please contact us with questions.