50 Great Websites for Counselling Therapists



1.  Psychology Today - Blogs by therapists and a wide variety of topics discussed on mental health issues.


2. Good Therapy Blog - Advocating for ethical therapy. Comprehensive article serieson psychological and emotional well-being.


3. Psych Central - Blogs, experts and articles on mental health.


4. Psychotherapy.net - Resources to inspire therapists. 


5. Mental Health BC - Mental health and resources to support the transition between youth and adulthood


6. Psychology Tools -  Comprehensive therapist techniques, procedures, tools, diary and information sheets.


7. Therapist Aid - Large resource of worksheets, tools, and handouts for mental health counselors.


8. Counselling Resource - Psychology, therapy and mental health resources.


9. Centre for Clinical Interventions -  PDF info-packs if you looking for specific information about different types of problems consisting of a number of modules that clients can complete online.


10.Collaborative Mental Health Care - Offers free child and youth mental health toolkits.


11. Therapeutic Activities for Children, Adolescents and Families - A PDF compilation of practitioners sharing their favourite interventions.


12. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Self-Help Resources - This website offers CBT self-help information, resources and including therapy worksheets


13. Therapy Worksheets - Psychotherapy worksheets of all kinds - depression, anxiety, anger management, stress reduction, self-esteem, groups, individuals, couples, adults, teens, children.


14. Psychoeducational Worksheets - Keeping clients on track in between sessions.


15. The Helpful Counsellor -  Behavior management activities, printables, ideas.


16. Group Therapy Activities and Resources - A comprehensive list of videos, books and web sites for their relevance to group therapy ideas, themes, activities and resources. 


17. Group Therapy Ideas and Themes - An extensive resource of group therapy ideas.


18. Group Therapy Activities - A list of  expressive group therapy ideas for use in mental health settings for groups of adults, children, and teens


19. Positive Psychology Program  - Offers extensive blog articles and positive psychology exercises. 


20. Expressive Art Workshops - This website offers 100 links to art therapy directives on the internet.


21. Practice of the Practice - How to launch and grow a private counselling practice in 12 months.


22. All Things Private Practice - Practice building tips and a community of support.


23. Social Worker Helper - Using therapeutic games in counselling sessions.


24. Kim's Counseling Corner - Resources for child, family and parenting counselling directives.


25. The Couple Connection - Articles pertaining to relationship counselling. 


26. Love is Respect - Teaches youth and young adults about healthy relationships, dating, and communication.


27. Love and Life Toolbox - Videos, interactive quizzes, and a directory of healthy marriage and family programs.


28. Smart Marriages - Educational workshops and classes, support groups, and multimedia resources.


29. Depression and Bipolar Alliance - Offers a wealth of resources, including downloadable educational materials and self-help tools.


30. Families for Depression Awareness - In addition to news, interviews with experts, and training webinars, FFDA offers a “depression wellness analyzer” feature, “mental health family tree” tool, and a “depression and bipolar test.”


31. Recover from Grief - Valuable information about the grieving process as well as coping strategies.


32. The Grief Toolbox - Articles, other resources, and an online art gallery help support individuals in the grieving process.


33. The Compassionate Friends - Designed to support and give resources to families who are coping with the death of a child.


34. Navigating Grief - Provides educational tools and insight into the grieving process from the point of view of  a hospice volunteer, widow, and caregiver.


35. Gift from Within - Resources, information, and useful tools for those recovering from trauma of many kinds.


36. LGBTQ Resources and Services  - providing educational and empowering resources surrounding human sexual diversity and sexual orientation.


37. The Addiction Recovery Guide -  Offers links to treatment options, programs and resources, medications used in treating addiction, holistic approaches to addiction.


38. Addiction Land - Expert perspectives on various addictions.


39. Addiction Professional - Blogs by addiction professionals.


40. National Institute of Drug Abuse for Teens -  provides numerous links and resources pertaining to drug abuse among adolescents ages 11 through 15.


41. Suicide Prevention Resources - Support for suicide prevention in  Canada.


42. Anxiety BC - Activity forms and toolkits for managing anxiety.


43. Anxiety.org - learn about different types of anxiety, how to deal with anxiety issues.


44. The Child Anxiety Network - Dedicated to anxiety issues in children and youth. Child-specific information about symptoms, coping strategies, and resources.


45. Anxiety and Depression Association of America - comprehensive resource for facts and information about a variety of anxiety-related issues.


46. Calm Clinic - Resources for panic and anxiety disorders.


47. Counselor Magazine Blog - The magazine for addiction counsellors.


48. Online Therapy Institute Blog -  information about  online therapy and how to run an internet practice.


49. Sex Treatment - Articles on sex and porn addiction. 


50. Sex and Love Addiction Therapy -  articles and information on sex and love addiction.