Counselling and Therapy Services in Simcoe County

Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County is a non-profit organization offering professional counselling services and education. Our services are available to everyone living or working in Simcoe County regardless of age, ability, cultural or religious background, race, sexual orientation or gender identity.

Did you know that we are the only family service agency in the county that doesn’t have admission criteria related to a particular diagnosis? Thanks to your support we serve over 2 thousand clients each year. That’s equal to over 5.9 thousand hours of direct service to individuals, couples and families in our community who rely on us for help.

 

Individual Counselling

Individual counselling involves sessions that are one on one with a clinician.
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Couple Counselling

Whether you are in a new relationship, or a long-term relationship, couples counselling can be beneficial.
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Family Counselling

Family counselling can be beneficial in strengthening existing families or defining new families.
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Youth Counselling

Youth Counselling is for any young person, aged 12 or older who is experiencing challenges
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Groups and Workshops

CFSSC currently offers a variety of groups and workshops, including the Partner Assault Response (PAR) program.
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Walk-In Counselling Clinic Locations

Counselling services in Alliston, Barrie, Bracebridge, Bradford, Collingwood, Orillia, and Midland.
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Walk in Counselling Clinics

Walk-In Counselling Clinics

Walk-in counselling services in Alliston, Barrie, Bracebridge, Bradford, Collingwood, Orillia, and Midland.

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Our Services

Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County is a non-profit organization offering professional counselling services and education. Our services are available to everyone living or working in Simcoe County.

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Our Locations

To best serve Simcoe County and surrounds, we have a number of locations for your convenience.

News & Blog

 

Intimacy and its Importance in Relationships

Today's blog is by CFSSC Clinician, Lisa Pelletier The topic of intimacy comes up a lot in couples counselling. Many couples often describe intimacy with their partners as being "lost" over time. Intimacy is defined as "a close, familiar, and usually affectionate or loving personal relationship with another person or group".  Intimacy in relationships In long-term relationships, couples often find they let intimacy slide or take it for granted. It is important [...]
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Catholic Family Services of Simcoe County is pleased to announce the opening of a Huntsville Walk-In Counselling Clinic

CFSSC is opening a Walk-In Counselling Clinic in Huntsville on Friday January 12th. FREE Walk-In Counselling Services will be available every Friday from 9:30am-3:00pm at 348 Muskoka Road 3 North, Suite 102. This expansion will be the 6th CFSSC location where individuals, couples, and families can access FREE Walk-In Counselling services. CFSSC currently offers FREE [...]
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Using Grounding to Detach from Emotional Pain

Source: Lisa Najavits, PhD   WHAT IS GROUNDING? Grounding is a set of simple strategies to detach from emotional pain (for example, drug cravings, self-harm impulses, anger, sadness). Distraction works by focusing outward on the external world—rather than inward toward the self. You can also think of it as “distraction”, centering,” “a safe place,” looking [...]
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CFSSC Stories – Kristen – Anxiety Counselling

*The name of the client has been changed to protect confidentiality Kristen is a college student who has endured a lot of loss in the past few years. Both her mom and uncle passed away after long battles with cancer, her dog needed to be put down, and her boyfriend was recently let go from [...]
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ORILLIA

9:30am – 3:30pm

169 Front Street South

MIDLAND

10:30am – 4:30pm

845 King Street Unit 4

BRADFORD

Walk-in closed until further notice. Please call to book an appointment.

118 Barrie Street

ALLISTON

Walk-in closed until further notice. Please call to book an appointment.

16 Victoria Street East

BARRIE

12:00pm – 7:00pm (Office is closed between 4:30pm - 5:30pm)

20 Anne Street South

BRACEBRIDGE

12:30pm – 6:30pm

173 Manitoba Street, Suite 202

BARRIE

12:00pm – 7:00pm (Office is closed between 4:30pm - 5:30pm)

20 Anne Street South

COLLINGWOOD

9:30am - 3:30pm

199 Cambell Street

HUNTSVILLE

9:30am - 3:00pm

348 Muskoka Rd. #3 North, Suite 102