Family Counselling

Family Counselling Services Available in Whitby & Bowmanville and Surrounding Communities

If you live around the Durham area in Ontario and have been searching for a family therapist near me, search no further.

Mind Matters: Psychotherapy & Creative Education is a diverse team of licensed professionals and family counsellors who are available to help families through the many challenging moments that family members face. From a holistic approach, Mind Matters offers family counselling services that address and manage these issues and problems –


  • Family members who may have been the victim of a traumatic event.

  • Divorce, as it relates to each family member.

  • Family members who may have been the victim of crime.

  • Grief or loss, from the family and individual family member’s perspective.

  • Developmental issues and challenges of youngsters and young adults, among others.

Family counselling offered by Mind Matters creates a safe space where families can work together in defining and meeting agreed-upon goals collectively. Family counselling sessions provide excellent opportunities for parents and children to speak honestly and freely as they try to redefine parenting strategies that work for everyone

The treatment methods available through the use of family therapy and counselling addresses, in part, these issues -


  • Family Dynamics.

  • Repairing Dysfunctional Relationships.

  • Bullying, Anxiety & Depression among and due to family members.

  • Sexual Trauma or Abuse.

  • Grief Counselling.

  • Drug/Alcohol/Substance Abuse issues, to name a few.

At Mind Matters: Psychotherapy & Creative Education, our family counselling services are available in two locations in the Durham vicinity – Whitby and Bowmanville, plus the surrounding communities. For additional information, we are available at 289-600-7126 or by email.

For those who are ready to book an appointment, we offer six health care professionals and therapists from which to choose in Whitby – with and two health care professionals and therapists from which to choose in Bowmanville. Additionally, Mind Matters: Psychotherapy & Creative Education offers you an opportunity to view available appointments online.