Ottawa-Carleton, ON

Child and Youth Counsellors

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Child and Youth Counsellors (CYCs) perform various services to help children, adolescents, and young adults, which include: assessing maladaptive behaviour patterns and socio-emotional functioning in children, adolescents, and young adults; helping with the prevention and treatment of conditions in the individual, family, and community, in order to develop, maintain, and promote emotional, social, behavioural, and interpersonal wellbeing within the context of daily living. (adapted from the Ontario Association of Child and Youth Counselors).


They may work in private practice, or with an organization such as a hospital, school, or community agency.

Offer a range of social services (counselling and support services) in English and French to all residents of Ottawa. Counselling services are provided to ... more
310 Olmstead, Ottawa, ON, K1L 7K3 Map
6 years and up
Les services cliniques comprennent une gamme de services thérapeutiques tels que : thérapie individuelle, thérapie familiale, thérapie centrée sur le ... more
150 chemin Montréal, Ottawa, ON, K1L 8H2 Map
Up to 18 years
Christian Counselling Ottawa offers a full range of individual, couple, and family therapy services in areas of: Trauma, Depression, Anxiety, Abuse, ... more
63 Glencoe St, Ottawa, ON, K2H 8S5 Map
613-729-8454 x0
3 years and up
Crossroads Children's Centre is an accredited children’s mental health treatment centre serving youth with serious behavioural or emotional difficulties. ... more
1755 Courtwood Crescent, Ottawa, ON, K2C 3J2 Map
613-723-1623 x232
Up to 12 years
Providing training, Education and Counselling to child and adolesences, adults and the Geriatric population who may be suffering with a mental illness, ... more
Physical address not provided
10 years and up
Community-based, non-profit organization offering a wide range of social and community services. Services offered to Blackburn Hamlet, Beacon Hill, ... more
1980 Ogilvie Road, Ottawa, ON, K1J 9L3 Map
All ages
Our new workshop breaks down the decision-making process and help youth learn how to make safer and healthier choices in times of struggle. This 10-week ... more
211 Bronson Ave, Ottawa, ON, K1R 6H5 Map
613-237-7427 x154
12 - 17 years
These are small, non-denominational, group sessions designed to help children (7 - 11) and youth (12 - 15) deal with impulsive behaviours or frequent outbursts ... more
2255 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K2B 7Z5 Map
613-722-2225 x351
7 - 15 years
Offered by The Counselling Group with Jewish Family Services of Ottawa. Small specialized group programs designed to help children ages 7-10 or teens ages ... more
2255 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K2B 7Z5 Map
613-722-2225 x515
7 - 14 years
Settlement workers, Sponsors, ESL Teachers, Volunteers, and Interpreters have been the front line support for Syrian Refugees. As the main source of support ... more
2255 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K2B 7Z5 Map
All ages
Community based non-profit charitable organization established to provide information, support and referral for military families. more
330 Croil Private, Ottawa, ON, K1V 1J1 Map
All ages
Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode Community Resource Centre is a non-profit charitable organization serving Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode wards. Services include: ... more
1642 Merivale Road, Nepean, ON, K2G 4A1 Map
All ages
A therapeutic physical method of teaching the five global skills namely, Joint Attention, Motor Development, Socialization, Participation and Motivation to ... more
Physical address not provided
438-321-1564 x4504587271
All ages
Non-profit agency serving adults, adolescents and family members who are or have been affected by addictions, substance abuse or problem gambling. Various ... more
312 Parkdale Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1Y 4X5 Map
All ages
Serving youth aged 12-17, the Centre is an integrated children's mental health agency dedicated to the treatment of severely troubled, behaviourally and ... more
1199 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1Z 8N3 Map
12 - 17 years
South-East Ottawa Community Health Centre works with the diverse community of South-East Ottawa and with partners throughout the region to provide and advocate ... more
3320 Paul Anka, Ottawa, ON, K1V 0J9 Map
All ages
Social service agency that provides a full range of programs and services for young pregnant women, young moms and dads, and their infants and young children. ... more
780 l'Eglise Street, Ottawa, ON, K1K 3K7 Map
Up to 24 years
Provides parents with the support and the strategies to overcome challenging behaviours. Our 7 step system provides families with the ultimate results in ... more
Ottawa, ON Map
All ages
A small independent school for students who would benefit from a nurturing, creative, and rigorous curriculum. Many of Tancook's students have learning ... more
28 Northside Road, Ottawa, ON, K2H 5Z3 Map
9 - 19 years
Terrace Youth Residential Services has been providing residential treatment services, foster care services and community based respite programs for over 15 ... more
47 Landsdowne Ave., Carleton Place, ON, K7C 4K3 Map
All ages
Trained and experienced counsellors at The Counselling Group (TCG) provide a full range of counselling and support services for children, adolescents, and ... more
2255 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON, K2B 7Z5 Map
613-722-2225 x352
All ages
The Door was modeled after The Door New York, a youth centre located in the heart of New York City. When it first opened, The Door took a holistic approach to ... more
755 Somerset St West, Ottawa, ON, K1R 6R1 Map
12 - 18 years
The Community Action Program for Children (CAPC) and the Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program (CPNP) support a range of community action programs and services for ... more
780 rue de L’Église, Ottawa, ON, K1K 3K7 Map
Up to 25 years
Offers a variety of programs including * Counselling and Referral * Early Years Centre for children ages 0-6 * Children and Youth Services * Services for ... more
2 MacNeil Court, Ottawa (kanata), ON, K2L 4H7 Map
All ages
Youth Net/Réseau Ado (YN/RA) Ottawa is a bilingual regional mental health promotion and intervention program run by youth, for youth with full professional ... more
401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L1 Map
13 - 21 years
The Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa serves youth aged 12 and older. We focus on youth with difficulties affecting their physical and/or emotional well-being ... more
2675 Queensview Drive, Ottawa, ON, K2B 8K2 Map
12 - 20 years
The Centre Éducatif is a day treatment program for francophone youth (aged 12 to 15) whose behaviours and actions interfere with their academic success. Youth ... more
Physical address not provided
12 - 15 years
Helps youth aged 16 to 20 to find and maintain safe and appropriate housing, whether it be immediate access to emergency shelters or longer-term solutions. more
147 Besserer, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6A7 Map
613-241-7913 x331
16 - 21 years
The long-term housing program is a stepping stone towards true independence. Recognizing that youth who have experienced significant difficulties during ... more
2675 Queensview Dr., Ottawa, ON, K1N 8R3 Map
613-288-1343 x223
16 - 20 years
The Anger Management Program consists of four individual meetings involving the active participation of the youth. The program is designed to help the youth ... more
613-738-2104 x222
12 - 20 years
Provides youth who identify as men or gender queer*, who are 16 to 20 years of age, with semi-independent, supportive, affordable, semi-furnished bachelor ... more
147 Besserer St, Ottawa, ON Map
All ages
This program offers young men aged 12 to 20 immediate access to safe housing. Open 365 days a year, the Young Men’s Shelter is always ready to welcome youth ... more
Confidential Information protégé, Ottawa, ON Map
12 - 20 years
Emergency housing for young women (aged 12-20), 365 days of the year, 24 hours a day, staffed by an all-woman team. The shelter has 30 beds and offers both ... more
Ottawa, ON Map
12 - 20 years
Street-involved youth have complex health needs, but getting the health services they need isn’t always easy. Youth can meet with a nurse practitioner and be ... more
147 Besserer St, Ottawa, ON Map
613-241-7913 x222
All ages
Are you having problems with a relationship, or a recent break-up? Too much fighting at home? Struggling with questions of sexual orientation or gender ... more
2301 Carling Avenue, corner of Richardson Ave, Ottawa, ON, K2B 7G3 Map
12 - 20 years
An academic pediatric hospital affiliated with the University of Ottawa, with a mandate for care, research and teaching. CHEO houses the Provincial Centre of ... more
401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L1 Map
Up to 17 years
Hospital that specializes in wide range of mental health services including: * inpatient and outpatient services for youth and adults * specialized mental ... more
1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1Z 7K4 Map
16 years and up
Serves individuals, couples, youth and families who are directly or indirectly affected by chemical dependency or the addictive process.   Assists ... more
2255 St. Laurent Blvd., Ottawa, ON, K1G 4K3 Map
5 years and up
A Developmental Services Agency, providing a wide range of developmental and mental health services to children and youth, including Full Time Residential, ... more
1950 Merivale Road, Ottawa, ON, K2G 5T5 Map
613-225-5900 x25
10 - 17 years
Residential treatment services for children aged 8 years old and older. Services for youth with acting out behaviours, mental health / abuse issues, and ... more
34 Mayo Ave, Ottawa, ON, K2E 6X5 Map
8 years and up
The Ontario Association of Child and Youth Counsellors (OACYC, ou en français, AOCEJ, l'Association Ontarienne des conseillers à ... more
Harrowsmith, ON, K0H 1V0 Map
All ages
Ridgeview Children's Home Inc. is a staff model, co-ed treatment facility, capable of serving eight residents with a variety of special needs. The admission ... more
887 Longworth Rd, London, ON, N6K 0B8 Map
3 - 18 years
Government funded youth addictions program in Thunder Bay. Services include: * Five-week residential program with 10 beds, serving youth 13-18 years old, with an average waitlist of 2-3 months. more
301 Lillie Street North, Thunder Bay, ON, P7C 0A6 Map
13 - 18 years
The Council of Canadian Child and Youth Care Associations is made up of active member provincial and territorial associations. Child and Youth Care ... more
All ages

Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

Liesel Aranyosi
2130 Robertson Rd., Ottawa, ON Map
All ages
972 Como Street, Ottawa, ON, K4A 3Z6 Map
All ages
Ottawa, ON, K1S 1C4 Map
5 years and up
Julie Clarke Counselling and Psychotherapy
65 Mill Street, Almonte, ON, K0A 1A0 Map
5 years and up
18 Louisa street, Ottawa, ON, K1R 6Y6 Map
4 years and up
Monika Green Counselling and Psychotherapy Services
240 Kennevale Dr, Ottawa, ON, K2J 6B6 Map
3 years and up
99 Kakulu Drive, Ottawa, ON, K2L 3C8 Map
All ages
Jenny Love MSW, RSW
2039 Robertson Road, Ottawa, ON, K2H 8R2 Map
10 years and up
Nasim Mahin Psychotherapy
300 March Rd., Kanata, ON, K2K 2E2 Map
3 years and up
Mental Health and Addiction Services of Ottawa
1489 Merivale Road, Ottawa, ON, K2E 5P3 Map
All ages
120 Iber Road, Stittsville-kanata, ON, K2S 1E6 Map
6 years and up
Relationship Counselling in Kanata with Anne: Personal and Professional Change Management
300 March Road, Kanata, ON, K2K 2E2 Map
All ages
Physical address not provided
Up to 19 years
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Resource Lists by Other Organizations
Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
A map of child/youth mental health services in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. If printed out, it is meant to be printed out on legal size and poster size, and posted in waiting areas or in a clinic.
Posted: Mar 17, 2017
Language: EN
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
Concise list of Ottawa area mental health resources for youth prepared by Youthnet, a program of the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).
Posted: Feb 22, 2015
Language: EN,FR
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
Longer list of Ottawa area mental health resources prepared by Youthnet, a progam of the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).
Posted: Feb 23, 2015
Language: EN
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
Posted: Jul 4, 2014
Language: EN,FR
Ottawa Public Health (OPH)
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
The Resource Guide – Greater Ottawa Area [PDF 11.8 MB] reflects mental health resources and supports located throughout the Ottawa area (Champlain LHIN). This guide is not an exhaustive list of all supportive services, but rather a starting point – feel free to explore how these resources could assist you (the caregiver) or the person you care for (child, youth, adult, older adult) on the journey to recovery.
Posted: Sep 22, 2016
Language: EN,FR
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
List of Ottawa community resources for transitional aged youth (age 16-24).
Posted: May 13, 2015
Language: EN
Catchment: Ottawa-Carleton
Concise, one page tool listing main mental health services in Ottawa.
Posted: May 10, 2015
Language: EN,FR
Catchment: LHIN Champlain
“Red Flags” is a Quick Reference Guide for Early Years professionals.Red Flags outlines a range of functional indicators or domains commonly used to monitor healthy child development, as well as potential problem areas for child development. It is intended to assist in the determination of when and where to refer for additional advice, formal assessment and/or treatment.
Posted: Sep 28, 2015
Language: EN
Catchment: LHIN Champlain
"From Rollercoaster to Recovery" is a detailed guide for families and individuals on how to navigate the addictions and mental health system in the Champlain LHIN.
Posted: May 2, 2013
Language: EN,FR
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