DRAGONFLY Consultation, Counselling & Research
is committed to providing social justice-oriented and anti-oppressive
services to individuals, families, groups, programs, organizations and systems including: therapeutic and support services
(i.e. counselling & therapy) AND clinical development and research services.
As a value-driven organization, Dragonfly CCR is
to social justice, anti-oppressive and wholistic principles and
practices which are reflected in our service provision, how we do
As an ethical
organization, we are committed to building capacity thus facilitating
change and change processes that are genuine and sustainable by creating
nurturing, safe and promoting environments in which we all work
The dragonfly teaches us significant
change and transformation are possible with time, well-established
processes and nurturing conditions. Without these elements, change can
be superficial, unsuccessful and incomplete.
takes time. Despite what we are often told, there are usually no easy
answers, magical programs or simple solutions to the complexity of human
existence and interactions.
Every individual, group,
organization or community is unique. The ways in which they view and
experience their worlds is unique, the conditions in which they exist
are unique and the interaction of these facets are unique.
We believe because no two situations are the same, approaches to facilitating and assisting change should also be unique.
To honour this, DRAGONFLY Consultation, Counselling & Research takes
very individual, group and organization-centered approaches, builds on
existing strengths and resources, previous learnings and develops
customized,organic & collaborative approaches.
To accomplish our vision and goals, we bring together skilled, caring and social justice-oriented team members.
Like dragonflies (who are bestowed with two sets of wings) the comprehensive skill base of Dragonfly Consultation, Counselling & Research
team allow us to move swiftly, change directions quickly, as well as
stop, hover, turn, retrace and start again in pursuit of shared goals.
team members are not only knowledgeable and skilled but adaptive,
humble, critical, reflexive, ethical and highly committed to their
Dragonfly is LGBTTQ* positive