Anxiety, Panic and OCD Counsellors in St. John’s, NL

Anxiety, Panic and OCD Counselling in St. John's Newfoundland

It is natural for stressful situations to provoke feelings of panic, anxiety and fear.  For most people, these feeling do not occur often and can be attributed to major life events. However, for people in St. John’s, NL with anxiety disorders these feelings may occur regularly and unexpectedly leave lasting effects on your relationships, employment and physical health. Regular sessions with a counsellor can help you deal with your anxiety and identify possible causes and triggers.

Anxiety can be a problem when …

  • you experience it too often
  • it goes on for a long time
  • it prevents you from doing the things you want to do

Symptoms of Anxiety and Panic

  • sense of dread
  • feeling always ‘on edge’
  • trouble concentrating or communicating
  • pins and needles
  • irritability
  • heartburn
  • excessive sweating
  • problems sleeping
  • heart palpitations
  • headaches
  • stomach ache or nausea
  • bowel or bladder issues
  • shortness of breath
  • feeling drowsy or tired
  • painful or missed periods 

Benefits of Counselling for Anxiety

Our professional St. John’s counsellors can help you find relief and develop skills you help you manage your anxiety.  Using proven cognitive behavioral therapy, counselling can help you …

  • learn the triggers of anxiety and how to minimize their effect
  • discover panic prevention techniques
  • learn stress reduction methods to reduce the physical symptoms of anxiety
  • develop coping strategies to prevent and mange anxiety during stressful situations

Anxiety Disorders We Help With

Bright Path Counselling
Bright Path Counselling

40 Commonwealth Ave
Mount Pearl, NL A1N 1W6

709 689 8677

Our anxiety  counsellors and therapists in St. John’s, NL

Lesley Vaters - St. John's Therapist
Lesley Vaters
Registered Clinical Counsellor

Teens, Adults, Families

Anthony Murphy - Counsellor & Therapist
Anthony Murphy
Canadian Certified Counsellor

Children, Teens, Adults, Families

Veronica Thompson - Counsellor & Therapist
Veronica Thompson
Canadian Certified Counsellor

Children, Teens, Adults, Families

Lisa Brushett Child Counsellor
Lisa Brushett
Registered Social Worker


Kristen Hogan
Kristen Hogan
Registered Social Worker

Children, Teens, Adults, Families

Jill Morgan - Counsellor
Jill Morgan
Registered Social Worker

Children, Teens, Adults, Couples and Families