Sandy Kirkwood

Registered Clinical Counsellor

      Sandy brings warmth and genuine caring to her work with clients, as well as compassion, curiosity and respect­­­­. She is comfortable in building relationships with her clients that help them to gain greater confidence and agency in their lives. Sandy offers confidential, evidence-based, effective counselling to help clients experience greater self-worth, resilience, confidence and peace of mind.
      Sandy is a Registered Clinical Counsellor who has extensive experience working with adults, families and youth (age 13+).
      Sandy provides online clinical supervision and consultation to beginning, intermediate and seasoned counselling professionals. She is an Approved Clinical Supervisor with the BCACC and offers both individual and group supervision.


About Counselling

Sandy currently offers individual and couples counselling to adults, as well as Clinical Supervision to other counsellors and practicum students. Sandy is working online, and/or in person in Gibsons.


Standard hourly rate $150 plus GST = $157.50

Call Sandy at 778-719-6671 or email to set up an initial consultation or an appointment.




  • Trauma-informed attachment-based methods
  • Solutions-focused Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-centered
  • Family Systems
  • CBT
  • Gestalt
  • Experiential
  • Existential
  • Somatic and polyvagal-informed
  • Inner child work

 Areas of Focus

  • Life Transitions
  • Grief and Loss
  • Self-worth
  • Self-actualization
  • Self-compassion
  • Stress management
  • Healing past trauma
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Parenting
  • Personal Growth
  • Relationships
  • Workplace Issues
  • Chronic pain/illness