We are a team of caring associates with incisive insights to address a wealth of challenges for individuals, couples, families, parents, children and teens.

Our professional team includes Registered Social Workers,
a Registered Psychologist and Psychotherapists.

Our mission is to serve individuals, children, couples and families in a therapeutic setting. We are trained in multiple approaches to help the whole person. Emotional, behavioural, cognitive and pastoral components are valued, affirmed and empowered.

We have devoted our efforts toward understanding the human change process. We endeavour to strengthen and support our community through the promotion of restoration and relationship development.

Shelley Cook, Ph. D, RSW

Shelley is a bilingual (English and French) Registered Social Worker and is a member of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. She graduated with a Ph.D in Counselling and has completed extensive training in family law arbitration.

Our Associates

Annette Sayes,
BA (Hon.), BSW, MSW, RSW, Social Worker

Annette is a Registered Social Worker in good standing with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. She is experienced in working with children, adolescents, and young adults from various socioeconomic, religious, and ethnic backgrounds.

Nick Lauwers,
M.Div., Dip. Clinical Behavioural Sciences (Cand.) Psychotherapist

Nick Lauwers is an empathetic, client-centered, active listener. Often characterized as approachable and warm, he is an active community member sitting on various volunteer boards and has work experience in the public, private and non profit sectors.

Dr. Andrea Myrie-Nurse,
Ph.D., C.Psych.

Dr. Myrie-Nurse is a Registered Psychologist with the College of Psychologists of Ontario. She has extensive experience providing psychotherapy/counselling.

Gina Ranger,
Ph.D Counsellor

Gina Ranger has been counselling children and families for 23 years. She has worked in private practice and as a psychometrist, psycho educational consultant and school counsellor.