FAQs: Addiction, Mental Health, and Well-Being

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Welcome to our FAQ page, a comprehensive resource for those seeking answers to common questions about addiction, mental health, and well-being. If you or a loved one are struggling with addiction, you may have a lot of questions about what to do next. You may be wondering about the different treatment options available, how to access support resources, or the impact of substance abuse on your overall health and well-being. Our FAQ page is here to provide you with the answers you need and help you take the first steps towards healing and recovery.

On this page, you’ll find a wide range of information and resources to support you on your journey. You can read answers to frequently asked questions about addiction, mental health, and treatment options. You can learn about the different types of addiction, including chemical and behavioral addictions, and the various ways they can be treated. You can find information about the signs and symptoms of addiction and how to recognize them in yourself or a loved one. You can also learn about the role that mental health plays in addiction and how to address any underlying mental health issues that may be contributing to your addiction.

In addition to providing you with information, our FAQ page is also a place for you to find support and encouragement. We understand that the road to recovery can be a challenging one, and we are here to support you every step of the way. We invite you to use this resource as a starting point for your journey and to reach out to us if you have any additional questions or need further guidance. Remember, you are not alone, and there is hope and help available to you.

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Substance abuse can have a range of negative effects on an individual’s health and well-being. It can lead to physical health problems, such as organ damage and increased risk of infectious diseases. It can also have negative impacts on mental health, leading to conditions such as depression and anxiety. Substance abuse can also have social and financial consequences, such as strained relationships and financial difficulties.

There are a wide range of treatment options available for addiction, including behavioral therapies, medication-assisted treatment, and support groups. The most appropriate treatment will depend on the type and severity of the addiction, as well as the individual’s needs and preferences.

There are many support resources available for those struggling with addiction. These may include professional treatment programs, support groups, and online communities. Your primary care doctor or a mental health professional can help you find the resources that are most appropriate for your needs.

Coaching, Counselling, and Consulting Services are provided through the use of Google Meet which is very user friendly, secure, and compliant with Ontario privacy legislation. 

Depending on your chosen device (Phone, Tablet, Laptop, or PC/Mac), you may need to download the app in order to utilize this video conferencing tool. Following the completion of registration and agreed upon session date and time, you will be sent a calendar invite which will include a link to open in one of the following web browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, and Safari

Once the link has been opened, you will type your name and click  “check-in” to begin your session.

*Please note that in order to participate in Online services, you will need to use a device with a camera and microphone in addition to a high-speed internet connection.

Counselling | Coaching | Psychotherapy | Supervision (Teletherapy-Phone and Online-Video) Fees are as follows:




Individual Fee: $132.74 $17.26 (HST) = $150.00


Couple & Family Counselling Session Fee:  $154.87 $20.13 (HST) = $175.00



3 participants Fee: $44.25 $5.75 (HST) = $50.00

4 participants (or more – up to 10 max) Fee: $33.19 $4.31 (HST) = $37.50




(Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, and/or Narrative Therapy)


Individual Fee: $132.74 $17.26 (HST) = $150.00



Individual Fee: $132.74 $17.26 (HST) = $150.00

Couple & Family Coaching Fee:  $154.87 $20.13 (HST) = $175.00





1 Candidate Fee: $132.74 $17.26 (HST) = $150.00

2 Candidates = $75


3 Candidates Fee: $44.25 $5.75 (HST) = $50.00

4 Candidates (or more – up to 6 max) = $33.19 $4.31 (HST) = $37.50


Insurance coverage may be available for Counselling Services via Green Shield Canada. Please check with your benefit administrator. Provider number is 999037023.

Cancellations are accepted 24 hours prior to scheduled appointments. Late cancellations or missed appointments are subject to the full fee.