Please welcome Steven Butler.
Our newest intern begins with us August 5th. He will be taking over in our low cost counselling program and one of the therapists you may see in our free Friday drop-in clinic.
Steven use he/him pronouns and has a Bachelor of Arts (BA in Psychology & Gerontology) from St. Thomas University and is currently working on completing his Master of Education in Counselling degree from the University of New Brunswick.
Steven has worked in numerous roles and in many different capacities. He has worked for many health-related charities including Heart & Stroke, Brigadoon Village (a camp in the valley of NS that is tailored to running summer camps for children with chronic illnesses) and most recently Make-A-Wish Canada. Steven has extensive experience in working with children and families who are living with a chronic or life-threatening illness. He also has experience working with children, youth and adults in the 2SLGBTQIA+ community.
Steven is eager to learn from the talented therapists at Laura Gatien and Associates and the clients he will soon meet.
"The pain you feel today is the strength you feel tomorrow. For every challenge encountered, there is opportunity for growth."
Children/youth, adults & families
Sexual and gender identity
Chronic or life-threatening illness
Please reach out if you have any questions or to discuss your goals of counselling.