Lorraine is a registered clinical counsellor who has worked in the field of community support services, mental health, and substance use for the past 10+ years. Lorraine believes in each individual’s inherent capacity for healing and resilience, and approaches each counselling session as an opportunity to work together towards wellness and recovery. She has experience across a variety of therapeutic settings and uses evidence-based therapies and interventions with a trauma informed approach. A generalist practitioner, some areas of focus include anxiety, depression, and life transitions with youth and adults. Lorraine offers a spirit of collaboration, a strength based approach, and a sense of humour!

Lorraine can be reached at: 250-884-3596 or Lorraine.bates.rcc@gmail.com