Our Services

We provide Psychotherapy, Social Work and Psychological Services for:


Adult Individuals and Couples




Parents, Caregivers and Families

  Counselling treatment is available for a wide range of issues, including:


sadness, frustration, discouragement, major depression, dysthymia, bipolar, post-partum, seasonal affective disorder.

generalized anxiety, social and other phobias, panic attacks, obsessive thoughts or compulsive behavior.

chronic, acute, distress, hyperstress (feeling overwhelmed), hypostress (feeling underwhelmed).

unmet needs, trust, communication, intimacy, love and respect, differences in personality, interests or priorities.

  • Family Concerns 

parenting, blended families, divorce, extended family, work/life balance, conflict in the home.

​character and moral development, peer relationship/influences, misbehavior, differences in parenting styles, coping with developmental and learning challenges, mental health issues. 

over-reactive hostility, harsh judgmental statements about others, abusive language, passive-aggressive patterns.

  • Sleep Disturbance 

​difficulty falling asleep or remaining asleep, sleeping adequately but not feeling rested upon awakening.

  • Addiction Recovery 

chemical dependence, gambling, eating, shopping, pornography, underlying mental health issues.

exposure to death or threatened injury, intrusive and distressing thoughts, avoidance, anxiety, self-harm, depression.

  • Pain and Disability Management

​generalized pain, increased use of medications, muscle tension and headaches, decrease in normal work/life activities, sleep disturbance, depressive symptoms.

Each of our therapists specializes in one or more of the above areas.

You can choose your therapist and book your appointment here.

Abma Counselling Services has been providing counselling services in Niagara since 2008. What began as a solo practice by Steve Abma has grown into a group practice of eight experienced therapists providing treatment for a wide variety of issues, including depression, anxiety, ADD, relationships, marriage, addictions & stress. We are a team of dedicated professionals, passionate about helping individuals, couples and families feel and be their best.  Serving Niagara Falls, St. Catharines, St. David's, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Virgil, Fort Erie, Ridgeway, Beamsville, Jordan, Vineland, Grimsby, Thorold and Welland.

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