West Coast Wellness & Skin Health Centre
203 - 700 Marine Drive
North Vancouver, B.C.  V7M 1H3


T. 604 971 1821

Sunita Ashok is a Registered Clinical Social Worker (RCSW) and a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC), who has been providing individual, couples, family and group counselling and psychotherapy for over 20 years. She holds a Clinical Social Work Specialist position at BC Children’s Hospital in an Out-Patient Psychiatry Program. She   also has a faculty appointment as a clinical instructor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of British Columbia, involved in teaching, training, and supervision of psychiatry residents and MSW Students in various therapeutic modalities.

Sunita’s education, training and experience has prepared her to work with teens, adults, couples, and families following a collaborative and integrative approach. Her clinical expertise is in adolescent/adult mental health, individual/couples counselling, family therapy, parenting coaching/training, and group therapy.

Sunita has a strong conviction and belief that change is always possible, no matter how dire the circumstances may appear. She approaches her work with clients from a position of empathy as she strives to ensure client safety, trust and building hope. Her services are evidence-based, compassionate while helping clients finding the keys to their own success.

Sunita’s practice offers counselling and treatment for the following presenting issues:

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunita Ashok

  • Anxiety, GAD, Panic attacks
  • Depression
  • PTSD
  • Mood Issues
  • OCD
  • Trauma
  • Self-Harm & Suicidality

 

  • Somatoform Disorder
  • Co-parenting Therapy
  • Childhood emotional & behavioural problems
  • Parent Teen conflict
  • Parenting consultation
  • Self-esteem Issues

 

  • Family Issues
  • Couples relationship Issues
  • Domestic abuse  
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Personality Disorder

      EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Social Works - BSW
  • Master of Social Work - MSW
  • Master of Counselling Psychology - MA
  • Masgter of Business Administration - MBA

       PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP

  • British Columbia College of Social Workers - Registered Clinical Social Wocrker (RCSW)
  • BC Association of Clinical Counsellors - Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC)

 

   

  • Adlerian Therapy
  • Attachment  Focused Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Eye Movement & Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Expressive Art Therapy
  • Family Systems Therapy
  • Gottman Couples Therapy
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy
  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Solution Focused Therapy
  • Trauma Therapy
  • STEP ( Systematic Training for Effective Parenting) Parenting Program
  • Connect Parenting Program