Addiction and Family Counseling


The goal of Addictions and Family Counseling is to empower Tl’azt’en Nation members to choose a healthier lifestyle by providing holistic health programs which encourage their spiritual, mental, emotional, and physical well being.

The addictions and family counselor, Peggy West, provide many services to members, including:

  • One on one counselling
  • Residential Treatment Referrals
  • Detox Center Referrals
  • After care services for clients after treatment
  • Co-Worker Support (Eg. Debriefs, etc.)
  • Networking with Nezul Be Huneyeh, Nakazdl, health clients sent to “Return to Spirit” and other Christian workshops or conferences out of community (Grief and Loss Worshops, etc)
  • Advocates for clients regarding MCFD Process Mediators, court, etc
  • Crisis Intervention

 

Addictions and Family Counseling coordinates successful programs and events such as:

  • Health Fair Day
  • Lunches to acknowledge sobriety
  • Staff Meetings

 

Peggy West, BSW, Addictions and Family Counsellor – 250-648-3350 or peggy.west@tlazten.bc.ca