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Counselling Services

Professional & Compassionate Support Since 1929

A Journey From Grief And Loss Towards Hope And Healing
This eight-week workshop will explore the cycles and tasks of grieving and provide a chance to make sense of the feeling and pain that accompany a loss.

The session will cover topics such as:
• what is grief
• how to get through the emotional response of grief/loss
• help for the feelings of loneliness guilt and anger
• how grief comes and goes
• life after loss

Meetings: Thursday 7:00pm - 8:30pm
When: January 19th, 2012 - March 8th, 2012
Location: Foothills Church, Pincher Creek

To Register Contact: Jeff Nemeth (403) 632-5106


High River Hospital Grief Support Group

Contact: High River, Okotoks and area
Phone: (403) 931-2346


High River Community Mental Health

Based out of High River, this association is a division of the Alberta Mental Health Board, providing support services to Alberta residents at no charge.

Located at:  #200, 617 - 1 Street SW - High River

Hours of Operation:  Mon/Tues/Thu/Fri  8:00am - 4:15pm   Wed 8:00am - 8:15pm

To arrange for an appointment please call the Intake Office at 1-877-652-4700 Ext #3

or use the email link or call the toll-free helpline.

TOLLFREE HELPLINE: 1-877-303-2642


Cancer Support Group
Meetings are held monthly on the last Tuesday.

Contacts: Pat Gibson | Phone: (403) 938-2918
Faye Conkling | Phone: (403) 938-2158


Flourish Counselling and Consulting

Jennifer Willings MSW RSW. Accomplished at assisting with the grief process, Jennifer is well acquainted with the issues that frequently accompany traumatic, unexpected or anticipated death. She has also been well utilized by families desiring facilitation and support in their intention to ease fractured relationships as they prepare to say goodbye. Jennifer may be reached for an in home or office appointment. Jennifer is a psychotherapist with a Masters degree in Clinical Social Work, trained in Body Focused Psychotherapy, Breath Release Theory and Hypnotherapy.

Contact: Jennifer Willings MSW RSW
Phone: (403) 270 - 4578


Karen Bayley, ChemDep, M.A.R. Spiritual Direction

Directs her services towards the spiritual communities. She is available for one on one or group sessions. Karen is presently an addictions counsellor and has a masters degree in Arts of Religion. She has background in parenting involvement in the special needs community.

Phone: (403) 995-0576


Real Consulting

Kim Muscroft - McDonnel (owner/director) has over 25 years experience in the counselling field with extensive training in both trauma and grief counselling. Kim assists individuals in addressing their issues, providing tools to resolve them, and strategies for the future. Funding is now available for residents of High River directly affected by the flood (including those displaced). Please call our office at 403-601-3088 or see for further information. Thanks to the High River Human Services Collection (HRHSC) for providing funding.

Kim Muscroft - McDonnel, BA Com. Ed, RFM, CCP, Family Specialty
Phone: (403) 601-3088
Cell: (403) 601-5183
Fax: (403) 601-3090


Calgary Health Region Grief Support Program
Contact: Rockyview General Hospital
Grief Support Centre | Phone: (403) 943-3533


Chinook Family Counselling Services
Offer a complete counselling service to families and individuals.

Contact: Ron Spackman, email


Collaborative Dialog Strategies
Collaborative Dialog Strategies offers grief counselling services to individuals, families and groups. They work one on one as well as providing group-based workshops and seminars.

Contact: Robert Slocombe, email
Phone: (403) 395-3352


Victim Services
Foothills Victim Services
Phone: (403) 652-2359


Rowan House Emergency Shelter
Box 610, Black Diamond, Alberta, T0L 0H0
Phone 933-3370 


Family & Community Support Services Resource Centre
Phone: (403) 652-8620


Okotoks Health Family Resource Centre
Contact: Leah McGinnis | Phone: (403) 938-8951


Windblown Counselling