Counselling Department

IN AN EMERGENCY CALL 9-1-1

Vancouver Island Crisis Hotline 1-888-494-3888

Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868

Youth Outreach Suicide Prevention (250) 702-6880

Child and Youth Mental Health (MCFD) (250) 334-5820

MCFD After Hours Helpline for Children 310-1234

 

2020/2021 Online Bookings with your Counsellor

 

All students are able to book an appointment with their appropriate counsellor or Jason, the Youth and Family Worker at the link below.  This link replaces the sign-up sheet that we previously had in the office. 

 

Book a Counselling Appointment 

 

 

 

2020/2021 Study Block Requests - Gr. 12 only

Only students in Grade 12 will be granted study blocks.

Use the form at this link to request a Study Block.

 

 

2020/2021 Online Bookings with School Nurse

 

School Nurse Ellen visits Vanier every Tuesday between 11:50 am-1:00 pm in the counselling office. Students can sign up for an appointment with Ellen for health care advice, pregnancy testing, STI testing, contraception etc.

Book appointment with Nurse Ellen.

 

2020/2021 Online Bookings with NIC Advisor

Our NIC Advisor will visit Vanier once a month (usually first Tuesday of each month). Appointments will be conducted online. This is a great opportunity for students to ask questions about dual credits, university transfers, and admissions/registration.

Book appointment with NIC Advisor.

 

Counsellor Photo

Vanier has four counsellors at the school. Each counsellor is responsible for a section of the alphabet as listed below.

COUNSELLORS RESPONSIBLE FOR:

Student Last names A to G:  

     Ms. Megan Carruthers (M/Tu)    megan.carruthers@sd71.bc.ca

     Ms. Ingrid Haagmans (W/Th/F)     ingrid.haagmans@sd71.bc.ca 

Student Last names H to N:

      Ms. Stephanie Morris         stephanie.morris@sd71.bc.ca

Student Last names O to Z (ISP)​:

      Ms. Heather Riedle (M/Tu)   heather.riedle@sd71.bc.ca​

      Ms. Megan Carruthers (W/Th/F)    megan.carruthers@sd71.bc.ca

Mr. Jason McLean is our Youth and Family Support Worker. He can be reached at jason.mclean@sd71.bc.ca​

Ms. Michelle Hicker is the Administrative Assistant in the Counselling office and can be reached at michelle.hicker@sd71.bc.ca​, or (250) 338-9262 ext. 40108. Ms. Hicker can also assist with your transcript needs.