Counseling network

To supplement the advice offered in La Chaise Longue, the Counseling Network is a referral service for our visitors in need of one-on-one counseling. We provide the information needed to make an informed choice of a counselor based on factors such as specialty, geographical location and price.

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Rivkah Horowitz, RSW (Registered Social Worker)
Area of Expertise

Her expertise include: depression (chronic and situational), anxiety (panic attacks, insomnia, agoraphobia), OCD, conflict resolution, unresolved traumatic life issues, family issues, work related conflicts and stress, major life changes (divorces, change in location, etc.).

Therapeutic approach

Her orientation is eclectic, emphasizing a cognitive approach but she will also use other approaches such as psychodynamic, based on the client's needs. Her interventions include art therapy, relaxation techniques, anger management, etc.

Counseling format

Counseling format is face to face or by telephone with adults over 18 years old or couples.


B.A. - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich. USA
B.S.W - McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
M.S.W. - University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec
RSW - Registered Social Worker in B.C. and Ontario, Canada

Samples of work Dealing with insecurities
Postponed Wedding
Boyfriend won't spend time with me
Dealing with anger issues
WWW site Caring Telephone Counseling
Site description The site describes the purpose of telephone counseling, how it can be of help, what type of problems are best suited for it and the cost and means of contact. My qualifications and experience are also included as well as various articles I have written on subjects such as social anxiety and anger management.
Phone number 604-568-1926
Free phone number 888-561-2120
Fax 866-348-1340
Address 200 - 1892 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC and 708 - 1155 West Pender, Vancouver, BC
Price card Sliding scale for face to face: $60 to $120.
Telephone counseling :$60 for one hour.
Method of payment Paypal

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