Counseling Services

Building Capacity is committed to assisting families, couples, and individuals (including youth) with underlying difficulties that impact the health and well-being of their lives. Experience with a variety of counseling models and therapeutic techniques allows Building Capacity to make the most of each opportunity.

Services are available in person within Portage la Prairie, and by telephone or with web-based online video conferencing across Manitoba (for persons in Manitoba with high speed internet). Counseling services may be eligible for reimbursement from a variety of employee group benefit plans.


  • Masters of Clinical Social Work – University of Manitoba
  • Bachelor of Arts Sociology/Criminology Minor Psychology – University of Manitoba


  • Private Practice Counseling Social Worker – 2009 to present, Portage la Prairie, MB
  • Private Practice Counseling Social Worker – 2007-2009, Winnipeg, MB
  • Juvenile Counselor – 1999-2003, Portage la Prairie, MB
  • Family Counseling Practicum – 2000-2001, Winnipeg, MB