"Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise."
Victor Hugo, Les Miserables
Private and confidential sessions that you can choose from to suit your needs.
Video & Phone Sessions
For registered social workers and social work students seeking support and guidance in practice.
Provide information and education on topics such as caregiver stress, living with chronic health conditions and emotional health and wellness. Contact for further information on pricing.
Jill Hooiveld, BSW, MSW, RSW
Hi there! I am so glad you have reached out to explore your options for counselling. Taking the first step to get support can often be the most challenging one.
I am a registered social worker with the BC College of Social Workers and the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. I completed my Social Work degree at the University of the Fraser Valley and my Masters of Social Work with the University of Waterloo. I have worked in the field of social work since 2007.
My professional background includes extensive experience in mental health working in the health care sector with a focus in anxiety, depression, stress management, chronic illness, brain injury, ADHD, perinatal health, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, grief and trauma. I have also worked in settings such as emergency and acute care, long term care, outpatient rehabilitation, and The BC Physician Health Program.
I have a true passion for the social work profession and promoting positive change through counselling. I enjoy working with individuals who are 18 years and older and include the use evidence-based approaches such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Emotion Focused Therapy, and Person-Centered Therapy. Together with my clients, I will work on strategies that will allow individuals to address the root causes of difficulties, find strategies to manage obstacles and help clients work towards becoming their most authentic self.
I provide online sessions for British Columbia and Ontario residents and I am a Certified Cyber Therapist.
*Service provider for ICBC and Blue Cross