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RiverStone Psychology and Counselling 174 Archimedes St. New Glasgow

RiverStone Psychology and Counselling 174 Archimedes St. New Glasgow

RiverStone Psychology and Counselling 174 Archimedes St. New Glasgow RiverStone Psychology and Counselling 174 Archimedes St. New Glasgow RiverStone Psychology and Counselling 174 Archimedes St. New Glasgow

Tammy Kontuk M.Sc. R.Psych 

Greg Purvis M.Sc. R. Psych

George Maringapasi M.Ed., CCC, RCT-C

About Us

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Tammy Kontuk M.Sc. R.Psych Clinical Psychologist

Tammy Kontuk M.Sc. R.Psych Clinical Psychologist

Tammy Kontuk M.Sc. R.Psych Clinical Psychologist

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

Email: tkontukpsychology@gmail.com

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George Maringapasi M.Ed., CCC., RCT-C

Tammy Kontuk M.Sc. R.Psych Clinical Psychologist

Tammy Kontuk M.Sc. R.Psych Clinical Psychologist

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

Email: gjmaringapasi@gmail.com


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Greg Purvis M.Sc. R.Psych Clinical Psychologist

Tammy Kontuk M.Sc. R.Psych Clinical Psychologist

Greg Purvis M.Sc. R.Psych Clinical Psychologist

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

Phone: 902-752-7409 

Email: gpurvispsychology@gmail.com

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Tiana Fusco MSW, RSW

Tiana Fusco MSW, RSW

Greg Purvis M.Sc. R.Psych Clinical Psychologist

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

Email: tianafusco@hotmail.com

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Dawn Peters MSW, RSW

Tiana Fusco MSW, RSW

Dawn Peters MSW, RSW

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

Email: eastcoasthealthypractice@gmail.com

Who We Are

Our Therapy *Video Sessions Available*

Depression & Anxiety

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.  

Addiction

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

Trauma & PTSD

We offer cutting edge treatments such as Accelerated Resolution Therapy and EMDR to treat PTSD and complex trauma.   

Relationships and Families

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.  

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Please contact us with questions.

RiverStone Psychology and Counselling

902-759-4410 Tammy Kontuk M.Sc. R.Psych tkontukpsychology@gmail.com 902-237-4844 George Maringapasi M.Ed , CCC RCT-C gjmaringapasi@gmail.com 902-752-7409 Greg Purvis M.Sc. R.Psych gpurvispsychology@gmail.com