Programs

Eastside Family Centre (Virtual Therapy Sessions and eTherapy)

The Eastside Family Centre is a place to come when you have troubles at home or need someone to talk to. We are here to listen.

VIRTUAL THERAPY

This service provides a virtual therapy session with support from a team of professionals, including psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and family therapists:  

  • No-fee, virtual therapy 
  • Assistance with mental health concerns, life stressors, family stress and relationship issues
  • Referrals to other community resources
  • Access to support in several languages, including Arabic, English, Hindi, Hungarian, Laotian, Mandarin, Punjabi, Spanish, Swahili and Urdu

Book a Virtual Therapy Session

 

Focused Counselling

  • For youth and their families, this service offers several sessions with the same qualified therapist
  • Accessed virtually through a referal from Access Mental Health
  • Appointments in a timely manner

eTherapy or Counselling via E-mail

  • Describe your mental health concern quickly on a one page form or in depth in a long email
  • Learn effective strategies from eTherapists who are registered professionals in Alberta
  • Hear ideas from a team of mental health professionals including a psychiatrist
  • Have the results of your consultation within 24 to 48 hours
  • Stay in your home and communicate from the privacy of your own computer
  • If you are interested in a counselling session via e-mail, please download and complete the client information form and send it to Eastside Family Centre by email
  • Click Here to download Client Information Form.
  • Send completed information to etherapy@woodshomes.ca

HOURS
Monday: 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday: 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed Sunday, statutory holidays and holiday weekends

CONTACT
Call: 403-299-9696

(Eastside Family Centre is  supported by The City of Calgary's Family & Community Support Services and United Way of Calgary & Area.)