We’ve got a therapist who’s right for you
MindBeacon offers an extensive roster of licensed therapists across Canada. With a broad range of backgrounds and specializations, you can easily find a therapist suited to address your unique needs. And, you can book either a video or phone session, next day (vs month-long waiting lists elsewhere).
Take the time today to focus on your mental health.
Talking to a therapist can help you feel better. Whether you are dealing with sleep troubles, stress, family or relationship issues, therapy can help you better manage day-to-day challenges. It can also help with conditions such as depression, anxiety and trauma. We understand that you have a busy schedule, and that’s why we offer daytime, evening and weekend appointments.
Types of therapy offered:
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Solution Focused Therapy
- Motivational Interviewing
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
How Live Sessions Work
Meet our MindBeacon Therapists
All our clinicians are licensed mental health professionals. You can choose from either Social Workers, Psychotherapists or Psychologists.
Our therapists have deep expertise in:
- Alcohol / substance use
- Anxiety / worry
- Chronic pain
- Eating / body image issues
- Health anxiety
- Mood-related concerns
- Obsessive compulsive concerns
- Panic attacks
- Pre / post natal concerns
- Self esteem
- Sleep problems
- Social anxiety
Price*Social Workers, Psychotherapists : $130/hour session
Psychologists: $195/hour session
Suggested FrequencyMost people meet with their therapist for 4-7 sessions, but some prefer more regular sessions (e.g., weekly or monthly)
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Live Sessions can help with a wide range of conditions and concerns including, but not limited to:
Live Sessions are for those 18 years or older
Live Sessions are NOT suitable for individuals who fit any of the following criteria:
Our therapists provide Sessions in English and French
You will need to be comfortable with technology.
What questions do you have?
Live Sessions are virtual sessions that allow you to speak with a therapist at a dedicated time through video or phone. You can select a therapist who’s right for you, schedule a time that works for your schedule, and get started using their favourite device. Live Sessions provides personalized care to help with a wide range of mental health concerns and allows you to talk one-to-one with a therapist of your choice on a secure platform. It’s great for those who prefer to talk to someone and have a conversation face-to-face or over the phone.
All sessions are booked as 60 minutes, which includes 50 minutes of treatment and 10 minutes for clinical documentation.
During the first session, the therapist will try to get to the heart of why you’ve chosen to seek help and will ask about the challenges you’re facing. If the therapist believes that the services we offer are a good fit, they’ll discuss a potential treatment plan. (A second session may also be necessary to properly determine next steps.) We refer to this as an assessment. The assessment is customized based on the your needs and the therapist’s assessment structure, which follows evidence-based practices. It may consist of an interview, self-report measures, discussion of your concerns/goals, and next steps. It’s an opportunity for you to share more about your challenges, issues, background and history and understand expectations for therapy and your treatment plan.
Everyone is different. There's no one-size-fits-all answer to that. The therapist will work directly you to let you know what to expect. An individual may need 6-15 sessions in a typical treatment plan, but the number of sessions vary based on the individual’s needs.
You by creating a MindBeacon account (or logging in if they already have one). From there, you will see the Live Therapy option directly in their account homepage. After clicking on that option, you can indicate the concern they are looking to address and will then be provided with therapist profiles and availability to choose from and book a session.
Therapists enter in availability 7 days per week between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. in their respective time zones, with variances depending on therapist schedules per province.