Counsellor Cafe West Vancouver – The Presence of the Therapist Members Only
March 14, 2018 Seniors' Activity Centre - 695 21st Street, West Vancouver, BC V7V 4A7 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM No cost

As therapists, our presence in the room with our clients affects their healing process as well as the trajectory of their treatment.


What you will learn:

Working from a depth psychology perspective, we will cover the three archetypes of our existence in the therapy room along with the three archetypes of the healing journey of the client. We will discuss the signs of each stage and how to know that your client is really for the next stage of the journey.

Cost:              No Cost. BCACC Member only workshop.

When registering *Please use the format BC when entering the province. * For assistance with registering, please contact Janine Toombs at


About the Presenter:

Samar Shata RCC, travelled her own road of transformation that began with the fishermen’s tales and meeting people of different nationalities who visited the Egyptian seaside city of her childhood. A featured speaker at TEDxWomen Vancouver in 2015, where she spoke of the art of transforming fear into action, Samar leads from her keen sense of understanding and proactivity.  She continues to bring that enthusiasm and belief to her counselling practice, alongside many years of experience working with people of all ages in different settings to offer them guidance through periods of challenge.  Samar is inspired by how seeing someone deeply encourages each person’s voice, discernment, and their own wisdom.  She is a psychotherapist, dance therapist, meditation facilitator and a devoted mother of two young girls and the Founder and CEO of Well Institute. Samar works out of her private practice at Alyson Jones and Associates in West Vancouver.