Angela Cupido Counselling
respects & adheres to all applicable professional regulations, standards, guidelines
& laws in relation to practice, and as required accesses confidential and anonymous supervision and other professional development activities
Confidentiality & Protection of Privacy practices are explained & discussed during the first meeting
Confidentiality:All requests for Angela Cupido Counselling are confidential in that
no identifying information in regard to you will ever be shared without your expressed & informed permission. Giving expressed & informed permission occurs at times in counselling when individual(s) seeking services & counsellor's
recognize that sharing, or releasing identifying counselling
information may be to your overall benefit or need.
In these circumstances, a discussion
between you & Angela Cupido Counselling will take place & you will fully
understand what it is you are consenting to & why.
This process is providing Informed Consent to Release Information.
Rare or exceptional circumstances: In what are usually very rare circumstances, Angela Cupido Counselling is professionally required to
disclose identifying information about you to respective third parties without your expressed permission. These
limited circumstances are:
assessment that there is risk of physical / serious harm to self or other(s)
of child abuse or neglect in relation to any identifiable child
requested of Angela Cupido Counselling to release information
Protection of Privacy: As part of their duties, Counsellor’s are professionally required to
maintain records. Part of counselling requires that a Counsellor listen & gather information about concerns & needs.
All Counselling Records are securely stored & kept by Angela Cupido Counselling from the point of agreement for services to the year required by law. Angela Cupido Counselling strictly adheres
to all personal privacy rights, & ensures all available security measures are conscientiously & consistently
Angela Cupido Counselling will ensure that any concerns or questions you may have about services, confidentiality, privacy, or any other issue, are responded to during our first interaction, as well as in any future communication(s) or meeting(s), upon your request
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Opening and Closing Hours: Angela Cupido Counselling
Tuesday: 10:00 to 2:30
Wednesday : 10:00 to 4:30
Thursday: 10:00 to 4:30 Friday: 10:00 to 2:30 Meetings can be either face to face, via secure video, or via telephone counselling. For questions or inquiries about scheduling a meeting ~ P: 705.253.3318
Fee's Angela Cupido Counselling is an independent, private counselling & psychotherapy service, & as such, services offered have fee'sthat are not covered by OHIP.
If you or your family member(s) / partner are
Employed or otherwise have Counselling, Psychotherapy, or Counselling / Clinical Social Work, or R.S.W. Benefits as part of a Health Coverage, Employee Assistance Program, or other Extended Health Care Plan,
the services offered by Angela Cupido Counselling may be covered ...
Angela Cupido Counselling is affiliated with various EAP/EFAP companies that most workplaces have.
Therefore you, your family member, or your partner's workplace benefits programs may cover all counselling service costs.
Angela Cupido Counselling Psychotherapy Fee for Clients Outside of the Above Funded Programs:
$100 / meeting, inclusive & set fee for low income
Fee's for counselling cover both the time spent in face to face or telephone meetings as well as dedicated professional time for Counsellor consideration of each person(s) progress and possibilities for next steps. As well, fee's cover contact we may have between meetings, if applicable. Angela Cupido reserves weekly appointment times for those who have a demonstrated low income. Fee's for these reserved meeting times are set at a fixed lower rate. Please inquire with Angela Cupido if you may be eligible for this lower income rate. If you prefer or are interested in telephone or secure video counselling, fee's are accepted by etransfer. If you prefer to meet face to face, etransfer, cash or cheque are accepted methods of payment. If you have any questions or inquiries, call Angela Cupido at 705.253.3318. You also can click here to email .
~ 2008Master of Counselling (Counselling Psychology): University of Calgary, University of Lethbridge, Athabasca University Alumni of University of Calgary ~ 1993 Bachelor of Social Work, Honours: Laurentian University
~ 1991 Bachelor of Arts (Psychology): Laurentian University, Algoma University Campus
Professional and Career Related Experience:
Fundamentally, Angela Cupido is Person-Centered in her approach with all of the people she works with. In Counselling, she develops an understanding of each person, & then uses a variety of known counselling, therapy, or psychotherapy intervention methods and strategies, that are personalized with each person, according to their own needs and situations.
has over 27 years of professional, post-graduation, clinical work experience most of which includes Counselling, Therapy, Psychotherapy, and other Social Work services with those experiencing various mental health and / or other bio-psycho-social-environmental difficulties as adolescents, young adults, students, adults, couples, and families
Professional experiences include working with people affected by a wide range of emotional, psychological, social / relational, personality, psychiatric, or mental health, and / or, other human concerns, conditions, situations, and stresses
Some examples of experience & interests of Angela Cupido Counselling, and common requests for Counselling include:
Mental Health or Mental Illness Coping
Abuse or Trauma / Crisis Adjustment
Alcohol / Substance Use Concerns or Addictions
Career Concerns or Career related counselling
Depression and related conditions
Family and Couple related concerns
Gender or sexuality related concerns
Grief and Loss
Health or Mental Illness / Psychiatric / Mental Health Coping
Suicide prevention / risk assessment
Has gained clinical Counsellor related direct experience since 1989
Registered Social Worker in ON since 2000
1995 obtained the designation of a “Certified Social Worker” (CSW) by the Ontario College of Certified Social Workers, prior to the Regulation of Social Work, in 1998. Became an Evaluator for Social Work candidates for the required OCCSW Examination to become a “CSW”
Ontario Association of Social Workers member since 2013