Child and youth mental health

Individual and Family Therapy

Please see ***LINK TO COUNSELLING section*** for many more providers

Please visit your local Child and Youth Mental Health Teams for more information on local resources.

Play Therapy

Local play therapy providers:



City University Counselling Clinic

Counselling for youth in anger management, mental health, and gender issues. Individual, couple and family counselling by interns currently completing their Master’s of Counselling degree. Free.


Incredible Years Programs (up to age 8)

Evidence-based program.

Triple P Positive Parent Group (up to age 13)

Evidence-based program.

Confident Parent: Thriving kids

Evidence-based program. Support available from CMHA by telephone to families via physician referral for children with mild to moderate ODD symptoms.


Support for people in parenting roles across BC. Support Circles run in English, Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Filipino & Korean, and include Circles for: grandparents raising their grandchildren and other kinship caregivers; parents of children on the autism spectrum, Indigenous communities; parents of children who are trans or gender creative; and more.

Child and youth mental health teams - list

CYMH Lower Mainland contact info (July 2017).docx