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Service Update

We’re still here for you.

BCIT’s Counselling and Student Development will continue to provide telephone and video appointments to students from September 2021 onwards.

To schedule a FREE and CONFIDENTIAL counselling appointment, or to receive instructions about how to connect with your counsellor, call 604.432.8608.

Please visit the COVID-19 developments page for up to date information about the pandemic and check out our Mental Health at Home page for tips on maintaining your mental health when away from campus.

Contact us

Burnaby location

SE16–128 (co-located with Student Health Services near the Burnaby campus Recreation Centre)
Appointment phone: 604-432-8608
Fax: 604-431-7261

Downtown location

2nd Floor, Student Information and Enrollment Services
Appointment phone: 604-432-8608

Telephone and video appointments

Appointment phone: 604-432-8608

Office hours

September – May

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

June – August

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Appointments

  • Call 604-432-8608 and state whether you would like an in-person, telephone or video appointment with a counsellor.
  • Please arrive on time for your appointment.  Note: Due to provincial health recommendations, you may be asked to wait to enter the clinic area if you arrive early.
  • If you have not arrived by 15 minutes after the start of your appointment, the appointment time may be given to someone else.
  • If you will not be attending your appointment, please call 604-432-8608 at least 24 hours beforehand to cancel, otherwise you may be charged a $20.00 Unattended Appointment Fee the first time and $50.00 each time thereafter.
  • All outstanding fees must be paid before another appointment will be made for you.
  • Failure to attend your appointments may also result in losing the opportunity to make further appointments.
  • If you are ill or feeling unwell, please do not come to our counselling center.

For a list of community services outside our office hours, please see the After Hours page.

Please note: If you’re looking for information on BCIT programs, entry requirements, courses, or any other program related information, contact Program Advising.

Counsellors

Alayna Kruger, MA, RCC,
Counsellor/Clinical Director of Training

Kristin Konieczny, MA, CCC
Counsellor

Curt Shelton, MA, RCC
Counsellor

Judy Bushnell, MA, CCC
Counsellor

Raymond deVries, MA, CCC
Counsellor