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Welcome to Acceptance Counselling Services in Kamloops, BC

At Acceptance Counselling Services, we offer a fresh perspective on life's challenges. Whether you're facing losses, stresses, or setbacks, struggling with relationships, feeling unfulfilled despite success, or dealing with illness, our counselling can provide you with the opportunity and space to explore your thoughts and emotions, identify obstacles, and discover the best path forward.

Our therapy techniques are designed to help you overcome unconscious blocks and fears that may be holding you back. We believe in personalized counselling that empowers you to address specific issues, set goals, and gain a deeper understanding of yourself. Through consistent and ongoing discussions with our experienced counsellors, you'll develop the skills necessary for personal growth and progress.

At Acceptance Counselling Services, we recognize that everyone's needs and goals are unique. Our mission is to create a safe and empowering environment where you can ask questions, focus on your concerns, and achieve a sense of peace and contentment. There is no one-size-fits-all therapy; we tailor our approach to meet your individual journey towards acceptance and personal well-being.

Exceeding All Expectations

Sandip Sadhra, B.Ed., M.Ed., RCCSandip was born and raised in Kamloops, BC and, together with his wife, is raising 2 children. He is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (#14035) through the British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors (BCACC) and Clinical Director of Acceptance Counselling Services in Kamloops, BC.

Sandip specializes in working with adolescents, adults and families that are experiencing issues and challenges of everyday life. He works with clients that have been impacted by anxiety, trauma, conflict, addiction and depression.

Sandip also focuses on Couples and Marriage Counselling. Is your relationship in trouble? Do you feel overwhelmed with questions and concerns? Does your partner feel more like a roommate than a lover? Are you thinking about separation? You have come to the right place as Sandip has been very successful in helping couples overcome relationship challenges.

Sandip has 20 years of teaching experience working with children, adolescents and families in the Kamloops/Thompson School District. This includes extensive training in the areas of parent/adolescent conflicts, youth/teen anxiety, substance abuse, and anger management.

He has specialized training in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) that has been proven effective for the treatment of trauma and many other mental health problems. Extensive research indicates that EMDR can effectively resolve trauma at a much faster rate than traditional therapies.

Sandip has worked extensively with adolescents and adults from a variety of ethnic and cultural backgrounds, including clients from non-majority populations (eg. immigrants, refugees, individuals with disabilities, LGBTQ, etc.). He believes that cultural-awareness is important in building a therapeutic relationship with his clients. Sandip is available to provide sessions in Punjabi and Hindi for clients who feel more comfortable in their respective languages.

One of the most difficult decisions that many of us struggle with is reaching out for help. Sandip will provide you with practical strategies in a supportive and non-judgmental environment.