Ola Abugharbiyeh

Registered Clinical Counsellor, #15785


Focus Area: 

  • Women’s and Men’s Issues

  • Sexuality-Masculinity-Femininity

  • Emotional Exploration & Education

  • Relationships  

  • Unpacking Guilt & Anger

  • Career Counselling

  • Clinical Supervision

You have questions, concerns and worries? You do not have to suffer in isolation! Support is one email away!

I would be privileged to walk by your side as you navigate the challenges of life and bounce back to wellness and clarity. My goal is to help you transition successfully and live the life you deserve and want. With care and compassion we will collaborate to identify and harness your strengths and inspire you to fulfill your hopes and aspirations.


My areas of practice are relationships unresolved issues and unmet needs, depression, anxiety, trauma, self-esteem, abuse, and sexuality. Through a holistic, nurturing approach, I utilize somatic, emotional and mental work to set the foundation for your healing and growth. I believe that you are unique like everyone else. As such our work will be tailored to your own specific needs, life path and resources.


For over two decades, I have been supporting my diverse clients with a variety of therapeutic orientations: Psychodynamic, Mindfulness-based Therapy, somatic experiencing and hypnotherapy. I enrich my practice with evidence based therapeutic interventions and  Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy EMDR , Dialectical Behavioural Therapy DBT, Emotion Focused Therapy EFT, and Bowen family systems.

I provide services in English and/or Arabic.


I have gained extensive Canadian and international experience in clinical counselling, education, and management. I hold a Masters of Arts of Clinical Psychology, a Masters of Education, Human Rights and Development Studies. Additionally, I have widened my professional horizons through extensive professional development courses in clinical supervision, family therapy, and Mindfulness Based Somatic Therapy. I am a Registered Clinical Counsellor with the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors #15785.

I pride myself for the positive roles I play in family mediation, conflict resolution and reunification. Taking into consideration my diverse professional, and academic competencies; along with my interpersonal skills, language capacity, and service orientation, I am capable of implementing effective and efficient service plans to meet your goals and accompany you on your journey of self-exploration and fulfillment.


I believe that we need to practice what we preach. Therefore I am an advocate of self-care and work life balance. I go to the gym, practice yoga and meditation and enjoy dancing and cardio workout. I spend my weekends with my family hiking, canoeing, going on long road trips and/or attending live shows.

Please visit my website below if you would like to know more about me. Or, fill out the contact form below to book your first appointment.


Please use the contact information and the form below in order to get in touch with me.

Phone: 778 986 7425

Email: olaabugharbiyeh@vitalitycollective.ca

Office Hours:

Saturday: 10am-2pm

*Other appointment availabilities may be possible upon request


50 minute session - $126

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