Counselling/Therapy

Counselling-Services

Angela G. Gentile, a registered clinical social worker, is available to provide confidential individual, couples, family or group counselling services in the evenings and weekends. She uses a strengths-based approach, and also has experience in narrative therapy. Counselling or therapy can be short-term or long-term. Each situation is different and your individual needs will be assessed. Angela will help you determine a plan that is right for you.

In-office or Mobile: Meetings are held at 2145 Portage Avenue (Comforts of Home-Care) or in a location of your choice. She can meet you in your home (home visits), in your long term care setting (Personal Care Home/Nursing Home, Supportive Housing), or at a location of your choosing (Coffee shop, your workplace, restaurant, etc.). She offers telephone, Skype, and FaceTime appointments as well. Location is no barrier!

If you are wondering if your services are covered, please check out this post or contact Angela (see below).

Testimonials:

“THANK YOU! I am definitely feeling better. Even just being able to talk about it with you and get it all out is weight off my shoulders. I wish I would have done this sooner.” – Kim D.

“Thank you for your help. After the first meeting we had, I was very pleased and felt at ease. On the second meeting, I felt I could talk more about myself but there was still something missing. When my daughter came to the third meeting, I could see that she was hurting too and I wasn’t alone. Your sessions were helpful and if I need your help again I will call you. Thank you so much.” – Darlene

“Really feel great about our session. Very confident that what I learned yesterday is going to help me to live in harmony with fear. Thanks! I am looking forward to our next session!” – Kim L.

“Thank you for being so patient and so helpful. I really do feel our conversation helped a lot for me to know how to handle the situation and so forth and so on. Thanks again.” – Mary

Common Topics:

  • Women’s issues
  • Self-Esteem Issues
  • Assertiveness Skills Training
  • Midlife Crisis
  • Workplace Issues
  • Aging and Geriatric Issues
  • Caregiver Issues/Stress
  • Navigating the system (Home Care, Long Term Care, etc.)
  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Loneliness/Isolation
  • Problem-Solving
  • Relationship/Family/Marriage Issues
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Survivors of Abuse/Sexual Abuse/Emotional Abuse
  • Parenting
  • Dealing with Difficult Older Parents
  • Adjusting to Change/Life Transitions
  • Health/Illness/Medical Issues
  • Life Purpose
  • Spirituality
  • Grief/Loss/Bereavement

…and more.

Check out Angela’s Psychology Today Therapists Listing for more information.

Sliding Scale – Fees for Service:

Annual Income before taxes determines hourly fee.

Under $40,000/yr = $80.00/hr

$40,001 – $74,999/yr = $100.00/hr

Over $75,001/yr = $120.00/hr

(Rate regularly $125.00/hr. Sliding Scale effective Nov. 21, 2016 for a six-month trial period)

Please contact Angela G. Gentile, M.S.W., R.S.W. for more information and to set up a complimentary 30-minute consultation. Available via Email, Telephone, Texting, Skype, FaceTime, and In Person.

Image Credit: http://www.davidjaggslibrary.org/#!/resource/counselling-intake

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Angela G. Gentile, MSW, RSW is a registered clinical social worker who is currently employed as a Geriatric Mental Health Clinician and enjoys writing, traveling, photography and exploring what it means to age well. She is a realistic optimist who lives in Winnipeg, Manitoba with her husband and two children. Find her online at angelaggentile.com.

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