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Relationship & Anxiety Specialists

Our counsellors offer a confidential, non-judgemental, and professional environment where you are safe to explore your concerns.

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Proven Results

Learn to have a new conversation with your partner-one where you feel bonded again. We are trained in advanced Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT).

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Connect Again

For 15 years, our private practice has been helping couples, families and individuals connect more deeply to their own emotions, and to each other

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Break your Patterns

Change your life by learning how to break unhealthy patterns.

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Emotionally focused therapy​

Our approach gives you the tools you need to break unhealthy relationship patterns. As registered psychotherapists and registered marriage and family therapists, Ellis and his team have the expertise to help you work through all your relationship needs.

Connect again. Communicate clearly. Take a risk.

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Are you in need of qualified
RP Supervisor?

Are you a Therapist who has recently graduated from your Master’s program and require supervision hours? Ellis is a Registered Psychotherapist and Registered Marriage and Family Therapist.

We are media experts​

If you are a reporter or radio host looking for relationship expertise or your organization requires the voice of a mental health professional, we provide quality, professional services in all mediums.

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