Jeff Parker

Counselling Intern

 Jeff takes pride in providing a compassionate and client centered approach that aims to build strong therapeutic relationships with our clients. He believes that it is important to create a safe and trusting environment for people to explore their mind, heart and tap into their own truth. He has experience in utilizing Resiliency Theory, Solution Focused and Cognitive Behavioural Therapeutic approaches. He holds a Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Victoria and has a diverse range of experience over the past 15 years within various clinical settings at Island Health. This has included clinical case management, crisis response, providing consultative recommendations and coordinating clinical care planning for high-risk adults with acute mental health and substance use concerns. In his spare time, Jeff enjoys playing tennis, hiking, running and especially hockey