Shirvington Hannays, CCAC
About Shirvington Hannays
Shirvington is a passionate and self-motivated Canadian CACCF’s certified and CCAC licensed Addiction Counsellor; with a proven track record working with youth and adults using REBT (Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy) techniques to achieve measurable and sustained behavioural change. Crossed trained in the Addicted Brain; harm Intervention and Psychological First Aid. Additionally, Shirvington is skilled in determining detoxification intervention urgency; addictions detoxification referral and motivational harm reduction coaching, and; mental illnesses case management.
He has served clients of Salvation Army – Calgary’s Centre of Hope, Addiction Recovery Program for more than 2+ years; CAMH; Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services; Family & Children’s Services of Guelph and Wellington County.
With more than 15 years researching religions and the significance spirituality plays in psychology and the functioning of the human mind. He has written, blogged, and produced various blogs and podcasts across all major religions promoting holistic and practical ways of living.
SpecialtiesAddiction, Alcohol Abuse, Drug Abuse
Age Group FocusAdolescents, Adults, Seniors
Treatment ApproachesAcceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Coaching, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Culturally Sensitive, Dialectical (DBT), Eclectic, Emotionally Focused, Existential, Gestalt, Mindfulness-based (MBCT), Motivational Interviewing, Multicultural, Psychoanalytic, Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), Person-Centered Therapy
IssuesAddiction, Alcohol Abuse, Antisocial Personality, Anxiety, Behavior Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Codependency, Depression, Drug Abuse, Dual Diagnosis, Family Conflict, Gambling, Internet Addiction, Life Coaching, Men’s Issues, OCD, Oppositional Defiance, Relationship Issues, Self Esteem, Sex Therapy, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Addiction, Trauma / PTSD, Video Game Addiction