Site: Peterborough - George St N

Service: Professional Counselling Program and Employee Assistance Programs

Record #: PET0125
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2024
Last Full Update: 10 Jul 2023


Description (Service) Provides professional, confidential counselling for individuals, couples, families and groups, including seniors' counselling.
  • Counsellors are experienced professionals with master's degrees in social work, counselling or psychology.
  • Counselling is available in both Peterborough and Northumberland as a single session, mid range (6 - 12 sessions) and also in groups.
The following are groups offered:
  • Youthful Resilience - a six-week group for youth ages 13 - 16 who have witnessed or experienced domestic violence in the home
  • Resilient Mothers - a five week group for mothers who have experienced domestic violence and are supporting children and youth who have witnessed the same
  • Redefining Me - for adult women of any age who have experienced domestic violence and/or sexual violence are are looking to rebuild or enhance their self-esteem
  • Healing from Within - a four-week support group for adult male survivors of sexual harm
  • Caring for the Caregiver - For adults caring for family/friends with physical and/or mental health challenges.
  • Choices & Changes - For adult women to learn how to change patterns of choosing and relating with intimate partners

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm ; some evening hours available
Areas Served Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Professional Counselling services are available to everyone living and working in Peterborough City and County and Northumberland County.
Application Call for information and/or to schedule an appointment
Languages English
Fees Service - Sliding scale (geared to income) or no charge ; No one is refused due to inability to pay

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
540 George St N
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9H 3S2
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Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-743-2272, ext 308
Toll Free Phone 800-274-1611, ext 308
Fax 705-742-3015
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Primary Contact Kirsten Armbrust, Executive Director; Phone: ext 300; Email:
Alternate Contact Adina Muskat, Clinical Team Lead; Phone: ext 303
Volunteer Coordinator Sarah Bass, Manager - Fundraising, Communications, PDAN; Phone: ext 311; Email:

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