counsellor working with client in therapy session

Specializations and experiences in:

We offer therapeutic counselling services to families, couples, individuals & children, in areas such as:

  • Relationships      
  • Family
  • Violence & abuse
  • Personal growth/enrichment
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Separation & Divorce  
  • Eating disorders           
  • Grief & Loss
  • Parenting
  • Addictions
  • Trauma
  • Conflict resolution  

Counselling Services

Fees for counselling are based on ability to pay. No one is denied service because of their economic situation. Counselling services are also available to various organizations and businesses through Employee and Family Assistance Programs.

In-House Counselling

There are times in everyone’s life when a little extra support is needed. CFSPA is here  to help.  We are ready to assist people dealing with a wide range of concerns. 

Issues like coping with daily pressures, job loss, relationship problems, addressing mental health issues,  and breaking intergenerational cycles of abuse.

To book an appointment:

Please call: 306-922-3202

Or email: cfspa@sasktel.net

Rapid Access Counselling

CFSPA delivers Rapid Access Counselling in partnership with Family Service Saskatchewan.  The service is for everyone and offers a conversation with a professional counsellor that could help you identify solutions, and build on your existing strengths.

CFSPA delivers single-session-format Rapid Access Counselling in partnership with Family Service Saskatchewan.  The service is for everyone and offers a conversation with a professional counsellor that could help you identify solutions, and build on your existing strengths.  Though it is single-session-format, needs/complexity often require several sessions. Referrals to other counseling may also be provided if requested or for personal fit.  Rapid Access Counselling is a province-wide initiative with numerous counselors throughout the province all available to you through virtual and in-person counseling. 

To book an appointment:
Please call: 306-922-3202 Or

email cfspa@sasktel.net
You can also visit the website:  www.counsellingconnectsask.ca

Remote Presence Counselling

CFSPA  is currently in the process of developing a Remote Presence Counselling Program.  This will involve developing service relationships with communities in central and northern Saskatchewan.

Through these relationships, additional responsibilities include providing remote presence counselling, fostering linkages to our in-house suite of programs, as well as coordinating the implementation of a remote presence service delivery protocol within our organization.

Meet the Counsellors

“We don't have to do it all alone, we were never meant to”

- Brené Brown

Eric Bailey

MMFT, RMFT-SM (CAMFT), Clinical Fellow and Approved Supervisor (AAMFT)

Marriage and Family Therapist

Eric has a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, Master's degree of Arts in Religion and a Bachelor's degree of Arts in Psychology. He is a Registered Marriage and Family Therapist, supervisor/mentor (RMFT-SM as a member of CAMFT) and a Clinical Fellow (as a member of AAMFT). He is an approved Supervisor (CAMFT and AAMFT). Eric works with couples, families and individuals providing support through various life events. Eric is trained in Family Systems Trauma to help families dealing with difficult circumstances. Eric has taken Dynamic Attachment Re-patterning Experience (DARe) for working with couples. He has done work as a behavioural consultant, and employment consultant work with individuals with developmental impairments and children and adults with Autism. Eric started working at Catholic Family Services in August 2014.

Marlene Smart

M.A.M.F.T. EMI (1)

Marlene has a Masters of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is a Registered Marriage and Family Therapist and Clinical Supervisor(qualifying) with the Canadian Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.  Marlene works with individuals, couples and families in the areas of: grief and complicated grief, post traumatic stress, relationships, life transitions, parenting and spirituality. Marlene has training in EMI ( in working with trauma and EFT ( Emotionally focused therapy). August 2022 marks 10 years that Marlene has been with CFSPA. She believes that everyone needs a "fair witness" in their journey.

Kimberly Rock

M.C., R. Psych.

Kim is Registered Psychologist in good standing with the Saskatchewan College of Psychologists. She has a master's degree in Counselling Psychology and a bachelor's degree in Arts with a specialization in psychology. Kim is an EMDRIA trained and certified EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing) clinician; additionally, she has training certificates from Postpartum Support International as well as in Critical Incident Stress Management and Family Systems Trauma. She is an approved NIHB mental health provider. Kim has a strong interest in maternal mental health and is part of a national working group of mental health professionals who are working to create a national maternal mental health strategy. Her areas of specialization include complex trauma, PTSD, dissociation, maternal mental health, parenting, and domestic violence. Kim joined CFSPA in 2019.

David King

M.A.M.F.T.

David has a Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy. He is an Associate member of the Canadian Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (CAMFT).  David has training in childhood trauma, grief and loss, relationships, and brain development.  He has cross-cultural experience with youth and families promoting cultural awareness and spirituality.  David enjoys connecting with people, hearing their stories, and coming alongside to empower their journey to wholeness.

Bryce Lechelt

B. Th.

Bryce has his Masters of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy and a Bachelor of Theology.  As the Rapid Access counsellor, he focuses on using Solution Focused Brief Therapy.  Bryce has a heart for the hurting and believes that people have strengths within themselves often forgotten; we frequently find it difficult to see past what we feel we are.  He enjoys seeing people succeed, and grow into what they didn’t think possible by looking outside of the box.  In addition to booking through our office, you can schedule an appointment for Rapid Counselling through: counsellingconnectsask.ca.

The path towards a brighter future starts today

We offer a variety of programs for all aspects of life. Get in touch with us for more information. Everyone is welcome.