Short-term counselling support to improve your well-being.
Prefer texting over talking? Don’t want to wait for an appointment to get something off your mind? Messaging is a counselling service for those looking for support for day-to-day concerns and well-being - without the need to schedule an appointment. Reach out to your therapist at any time and they’ll respond to you within one business day.
Messaging is not intended for more complex issues such as OCD concerns, serious thoughts of harming yourself, or recent hospitalizations for mental health concerns. For more complex issues please consider our Live Sessions.
Please note: Messaging is currently available in Quebec and B.C. only. We will be expanding to additional regions in the near future.
What can I discuss with my MindBeacon therapist though Messaging?
This is your space to work through whatever’s on your mind. Frustrated after a long day at work? Struggling with on-going relationship issues?
Our licensed therapists are experts in a wide range of practice areas. We’ll help you match with a therapist who understands what you’re going through and knows how to help.
How Messaging Works
Price$199 / one month session Free for a limited time
Suggested Duration1 month
Messaging is best suited for those looking for short-term counselling support for less intense concerns related to their well-being, including feeling down, stressed, or overwhelmed
Messaging is available to those 18 years of age or older.
Messaging is currently only available in B.C and Quebec.
Messaging is NOT suitable for individuals who have any of the concerns listed below.
Our therapists provide support in English and French
You will need to be comfortable with technology and have the ability to type on either a keyboard or smart phone
What can I expect from Messaging?
Don't wait for a weekly appointment! With Messaging you can reach out to your therapist to discuss whatever's on your mind, whenever it’s convenient to you. Your dedicated therapist will respond within one business day. You'll also have weekly check-ins to share your progress.
It starts with an assessment to better understand the issues and challenges you’re facing. From there, we’ll connect you with a therapist who is best suited to fit your needs.
Messaging provides short-term counselling support for issues relating to general well-being such as feeling down, overwhelmed, or stressed.
It is for those 18 years of age or older and currently available only to those living in B.C. and Quebec.
Messaging is not intended for more complex issues such as OCD concerns, serious thoughts of harming yourself, or recent hospitalizations for mental health concerns.
And please note: MindBeacon is not a crisis service. If you’re ever in crisis, please phone ‘911’ immediately or visit your nearest hospital emergency room. Your safety is absolutely the most important thing to us.
Protecting your personal information is our top priority. MindBeacon meets or exceeds the standards set out by the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA) and treats protection of your personal information with the utmost importance.
Our systems and processes comply with the highest standards of security to ensure your information is confidential and protected. Our privacy practices are based on strict adherence and compliance with PHIPA and take into account PIPEDA, FIPPA and the health custodian regulations set out by regulatory colleges, including the College of Psychologists of Ontario. In addition, we have been certified compliant with HIPAA, the US standard governing protection of sensitive patient data.
Reach out to your therapist at any point during your month with us. They will respond within a business day, which gives them enough time to fully consider your questions and get back to you with an informed answer. Once your month with us comes to an end, you’ll be able to review previous messages for as long as you like.