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All enrolled part-time and full-time BCIT students from all BCIT campuses, have access to our FREE and CONFIDENTIAL counselling services.

Please call 604-432-8608 to book an appointment with the next available counsellor.

  • Please arrive on time for your appointment.  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.

Office Locations

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

Please contact Counselling & Student Development for directions
Appointment phone: 604-432-8608

Office hours

September – May

  • Monday   8:30 am to 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday   8:30 am to 8:00 pm
  • Wednesday   8:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Thursday   9:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Friday   8:30 am to 4:30 pm

June – August

  • Monday   8:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Tuesday   8:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday   8:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Thursday   9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Friday   8:30 am to 4:00 pm


Judy Bushnell, MA, CCC

Jessie Bian-Jie Chen, MCP, RCC

Raymond deVries, MA, RCC
Counsellor, Coordinator

Irina Kelbert, MEd, RCC

Kristin Konieczny, MA, CCC

Marina Kononenko, MEd, RCC

Shanzey Altaf, MA in progress
Practicum Counsellor