BA, MPA, MA
Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC)
Daryl brings a wealth of personal and professional experience to his role as a counsellor. In his practice, Daryl takes an integrated person-centered, trauma informed approach that draws from ACT (Acceptance Commitment Therapy), attachment theory, existential / narrative therapy, and Gestalt therapy.
Daryl is described as having a natural ability to empathize deeply with others; to listen patiently and intently; and has a knack for asking the right question at the right time.
Daryl is a lifetime learner and has recently completed Level 1 Trauma Informed Practice Training through the Trauma Informed Care Institute in Vancouver, and is working towards Wilfred Laurier University’s Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Certificate program. In early 2024, he will be starting the Birth and Reproductive Trauma Certificate Program offered through Canadian Perinatal Mental Health Trainings.
Daryl enjoys working with clients who are dealing with life circumstances such as: grief, loss, career transition and retirement, chronic pain, relationships issues, and health diagnoses. Daryl also has a growing interest in infertility and reproductive health counselling.
Daryl Thomson is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC #12638) ) with the British Columbia Association or Clinical Counsellors.
Daryl is excited about his role at Total Body Health and looks forward to helping his clients discover the best in themselves, heal from the past, and look forward to the future.