Urgent Appointments and Other Options
If you require to see a counsellor on an urgent basis, I encourage you ask a trusted friend, family member or health professional for a recommendation.
To find a BIPOC therapist, check out the Healing in Colour Directory www.healingincolour.com/directory-listing/category/Toronto
For urgent mental health and addictions concerns, Vancouver residents can contact the Access and Assessment Centre at Vancouver Hospital, 7:30am-11pm. 1-800-SUICIDE, is available to take your call 24/7, for all residents of BC. See page 10 of my Reduced Cost Counselling Resource List for Metro Vancouver for a list of crisis services and hotlines.
Scope of practice
- Terminal illness diagnosis
- Loss of health and physical independence
Loss of a Family Member
- Secondary loss
Death of a Friend