ICBC Counselling

We are highly committed to your emotional health and personal growth. Our Kitsilano counselling practice continues to expand each year because of our dedication to service and the personalized treatment of our clients. - Pareen Sehat MC, RCC

Are You Suffering Physical and Emotional Injuries from a Motor Vehicle Accident?

Motor vehicle accidents (MVAs) are the leading cause of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

It is normal to feel a flood of emotions, including shock, guilt, grief, helplessness, confusion, and fear, immediately following a car accident. However, with PTSD, these feelings don’t go away over time and can actually get worse.

After an accident, common physical symptoms of Car Accident Trauma include:

Any or all of these symptoms may also occur as part of your body’s natural response to a traumatic life event.

PTSD caused by MVAs and other traumas is a serious mental health problem

If you’re struggling with any of symptoms listed above, please contact our office.

After you book an appointment, we’ll work together on a plan to help you regain control over your life. It is possible to: 

Getting medical care and treatment after a crash

If you’ve been in a crash, you may need medical care. ICBC Accident Benefits help you access the services you’ll need to recover, no matter who is responsible (at fault) in the crash.

The care and treatment process

Here’s an idea of the medical care and treatment process if you’re injured in a crash.

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How does your Motor Vehicle Accident trauma therapy service work?

***ICBC Changes***April 1, 2019, under the updated 28.1 (Insurance (Vehicle) Act), if your accident occurred from April 1st, onwards, you will be pre-approved for counselling sessions without a doctor’s referral if you come in within 12 weeks of the motor vehicle accident. You have 12 weeks to utilize up to 12 sessions from the date of the accident.

 

The sooner you get help, the sooner you’ll be on your way to enjoying a more relaxed, stable and enjoyable life.

We are currently only offering Video/Phone Appointments!​