APNS Job Postings for Psychologists

Psychologist Position – Bridgewater

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Join Our Busy Practice on the Beautiful LaHave River in Bridgewater, NS

South Shore Psychological Services Inc. is seeking Doctorate or Masters Level Registered or Candidate Register Psychologists to join our group of independent practitioners. The qualified individuals will offer comprehensive assessment and treatment services to adults and couples.

Our facility includes furnished office space, a private deck overlooking the river, a shared reception area and kitchenette.

Located in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, South Shore Psychological Services is a thriving, well established private practice providing a wide range of psychological services to children, adolescents, adults and couples.

Interested Psychologists may contact Dr. April D’Aloisio by phone, email or fax.

926 King Street, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia B4V 3E6

Phone: (902) 527-1058 Fax: (902) 527-2946


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Psychologist Position – Halifax

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Fenwick Psychological and Health Services Inc. has a position to offer to the right individual. We are looking for a psychologist to join our team.

Duties will include assessment and therapy services. Applicants must be candidate register or fully registered to practice within Nova Scotia. Special consideration will be given to those with experience treating adults with PTSD, anxiety and depression.

Please forward your cover letter and curriculum vitae, specifying your areas of practice, experience etc. via fax: 902-421-1292 or email: fenwick@ns.sympatico.ca

We are a well established private practice located in beautiful downtown Halifax. Our clinic offers services to individuals, couples, children, adolescents and families. For additional information about the services we offer, please visit our website at:



Psychologist – Correctional Services Canada

Government of Canada / Gouvernement du Canada

Reference number: PEN 17J-018109-000116
Selection process number: 2017-PEN-EA-ATL-127357

Correctional Service Canada – Health Services
Dorchester (New Brunswick), Moncton (New Brunswick), Renous (New Brunswick), Saint John (New Brunswick), St. John’s (Newfoundland and Labrador), Dartmouth (Nova Scotia), Halifax (Nova Scotia),
Springhill (Nova Scotia), Truro (Nova Scotia) PS-03
$71,901 to $83,826 (Salary under review)
For further information on the organization, please visit Correctional Service Canada
Closing date: 14 August 2017 – 23:59, Pacific Time
Who can apply: Persons residing in Canada and Canadian citizens residing abroad.
Apply online – www.jobs.gc.ca

Intent of the process
A pool of candidates will be created and may be used to staff similar positions within the Correctional Service of Canada in the Atlantic Region.
Positions to be filled: Number to be determined

Information you must provide

Your resumé
You must meet all essential qualifications in order to be appointed to the
position. Other qualifications may be a deciding factor in choosing the person to be appointed. Some essential and other qualifications will be assessed through your application. It is your responsibility to provide appropriate
examples that illustrate how you meet each qualification. Failing to do so could
result in your application being rejected.

In order to be considered, your application
must clearly explain how you meet the following (essential qualifications)

Graduation with a master’s degree from a recognized post-secondary
institution with acceptable specialization in clinical, forensic or counseling psychology.
Specific coursework at the graduate level in one or more of the following
areas: abnormal behaviour/psychopathology, psychological assessment,
and/or psychological interventions.
Degree equivalency
Registration for autonomous practice of psychology by a provincial or territorial
registering/licensing body in Canada.
Experience in the provision of psychological services (including mental health
services), such as assessment, counseling or other psychological services with adults, either to groups or individuals.

If you possess any of the following, your
application must also clearly explain how you meet it (other qualifications)

Doctorate from a recognized post-secondary institution with acceptable
specialization in clinical, forensic or counseling psychology.
Degree equivalency
Experience in the provision of psychological services in forensic/correctional

The following will be applied / assessed at
a later date (essential for the job)
Various language requirements English Essential
Bilingual imperative CCC/CCC
Information on language requirements
Knowledge of ethical principles guiding the professional practice of psychology.
Knowledge of principles and applications of psychological services (including mental health services), such as assessment, treatment, programs and crisis
Ability to provide psychological services (including mental health services),
such as assessment, treatment, programs and crisis intervention. Ability to communicate effectively orally.
Ability to communicate effectively in writing.
Effective interpersonal relations
Judgment Integrity

The following may be applied / assessed at
a later date (may be needed for the job)

Knowledge of the Correctional Service of Canada, the Criminal Justice System
and its legislative basis, and the relevant provincial legislation governing mental health and the practice of psychology.
Knowledge of contemporary Canadian Aboriginal issues.
Ability to diagnose mental disorders.
Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary environment.
Ability to work under pressure.
Ability to solve problems.
Ability to manage own time.
Desire to learn and change
Focus on results Dependability Flexibility
Selection may be limited to members of the following Employment Equity
groups: Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, women
Information on employment equity

Conditions of employment
Reliability Status security clearance

Other information
The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. As a result, it promotes employment equity and encourages candidates to indicate voluntarily on their application if they are a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a
member of a visible minority group.
The Public Service of Canada is also committed to developing inclusive,
barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to a job opportunity or testing, you should advise the Public Service Commission or the departmental official in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to
accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.


Preference will be given to veterans and to Canadian citizens, in that order.
Information on the preference to veterans
We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further
consideration will be contacted.
Contact information
Dr. Kathleen McKay  kathleen.mckay@csc-scc.gc.ca


Numéro de reference : PEN17J-018109-000116
Numéro du processus de sélection : 2017-PEN-EA-ATL-127357

Service correctionnel Canada – Services de sante Dorchester (Nouveau-Brunswick), Moncton (Nouveau-Brunswick), Renous (Nouveau-Brunswick), Saint John (Nouveau-Brunswick),
Dartmouth (Nouvelle-Ecosse), Halifax (Nouvelle-Ecosse), Springhill (Nouvelle-Ecosse), Truro (Nouvelle-Ecosse), St. John’s (Terre¬Neuve-et-Labrador)
71 901 $ à 83 826 $ (Salaire sous révision)
Pour obtenir plus de renseignements sur l’organisme, veuillez visiter Service correctionnel Canada
Date limite : 14 aout 2017 – 23 h 59, heure du pacifique
Qui est admissible : Personnes résidant au Canada ainsi que les citoyens canadiens résidant à l’étranger.

Postuler en ligne – www.jobs.gc.ca

Intention du processus

Un bassin de candidat(e)s sera crée et pourrait être utilise pour doter des
postes similaires au sein du Service correctionnel du Canada dans la région de l’Atlantique.
Postes à pourvoir : Nombre à être déterminé
Les renseignements que vous devez fournir
Votre curriculum vitae.
Pour être nommé au poste, vous devez posséder toutes les qualifications
essentielles. D’autres qualifications peuvent entrer en ligne de compte dans le choix de la personne nommée au poste. Certaines des qualifications
(essentielles ou autres) seront evaluees à l’aide de votre demande d’emploi. II
vous incombe de fournir des exemples pertinents démontrant comment vous répondez à chaque exigence. À défaut de le faire, votre demande pourrait être
Afin que votre candidature soit retenue,
votre demande doit clairement décrire comment vous répondez aux énonces suivants (qualifications essentielles)

Maîtrise d’un établissement d’enseignement postsecondaire reconnu avec
spécialisation acceptable en psychologie médico-légale, en psychologie clinique ou en psychologie du counseling.
Travaux spéciaux au deuxième cycle d’un établissement d’enseignement
postsecondaire reconnu dans un ou plusieurs des domaines suivants : comportements anormaux /psychopathologie, évaluations et/ou interventions
Équivalence des diplomes
Agrément pour la pratique autonome de la psychologie par un organisme
provincial ou territorial d’enregistrement/réglementation professionnelle au Canada.
Expérience de la prestation de services psychologiques (incluant services de la
sante mentale), tels que d’évaluation, de counseling ou d’autres services de psychologie à des adultes, dans des séances de groupe ou des séances
Si vous repondez à certains des énoncés suivants, votre demande doit également clairement décrire comment vous y répondez {autres qualifications)

Doctorat d’un établissement d’enseignement postsecondaire reconnu avec
spécialisation acceptable en en psychologie clinique, psychologie médico¬-légale, ou en psychologie du counseling.

Équivalence des diplomes
Expérience de la prestation de services psychologiques en milieux médico¬-
légal/ correctionnel.
Les énoncés suivants seront utilisés / évalués à une date subséquente {essentiels à l’emploi)

Exigences linguistiques variées Anglais essentiel
Bilingue imperatif CCC/CCC
Renseignements sur les exigences linguistiques
Connaissance des principes d’éthiques qui orientent la pratique professionnelle
de la psychologie.
Connaissance des principes et des applications de services psychologiques
(incluant services de la sante mentale), tels que d’évaluation, de traitement, des programmes et d’intervention en situation de crise.
Capacité d’offrir des services psychologiques (incluant services de la santé
mentale), tels que d’évaluation, de traitement, de programmes et d’intervention en situation de crise.
Capacité de communiquer efficacement de vive voix.
Capacité de communiquer efficacement par écrit.
Relations interpersonnelles efficaces
Les énoncés suivants pourraient être utilisés I evalués à une date subsequente
(pourraient être nécessaires à l’emploi)

Connaissance du Service correctionnel du Canada, du système de justice
pénale et de ses fondements législatifs, ainsi que de la loi provinciale pertinente qui régit la santé mentale et la pratique de la psychologie. Connaissance des questions autochtones contemporaines canadiennes.

Capacité de diagnostiquer les troubles mentaux.
Capacité de travailler dans un milieu multidisciplinaire.
Capacité de travailler sous pression.
Capacité de régler des problèmes.
Capacité de gérer son temps.

Désir d’apprendre et de changer
Esprit d’équipe
Orientation axée sur les résultats
La sélection pourrait se limiter aux membres des groupes d’équité en emploi
suivants : les autochtones, les personnes handicapées, les minorités visibles, les femmes

Renseignements sur l’équité en matière d’emploi

Conditions d’emploi
Autorisation sécuritaire Cote de fiabilité
Autres renseignements
La fonction publique du Canada s’est engagée à se doter d’un effectif compétent qui reflète la diversité de la population canadienne. Par conséquent,
elle favorise l’équité en matière d’emploi et vous encourage à indiquer
volontairement sur votre demande si vous êtes une femme, une personne autochtone, une personne handicapée ou un membre d’une minorité visible.
La fonction publique du Canada s’est aussi engagée à instaurer des processus de sélection et un milieu de travail inclusifs et exempts d’obstacles. Si l’on
communique avec vous au sujet d’une possibilité d’emploi ou pour des examens, veuillez faire part au représentant ou à la représentante de la
Commission de la fonction publique ou de l’organisation, en temps opportun, de VOS besoins pour lesquels des mesures d’adaptation doivent être prises pour vous permettre une évaluation juste et équitable. Les renseignements reçus au sujet de mesures d’adaptation seront traites confidentiellement.

La préférence sera accordée, dans l’ordre suivant, aux anciens combattants et aux citoyens canadiens.

Renseignements sur la préférence aux anciens combattants

Nous remercions d’avance ceux et celles qui auront soumis une
demande d’emploi, mais nous ne contacterons que les personnes choisies pour la prochaine étape de sélection.

Dre Kathleen McKay  kathleen.mckay@csc-scc.gc.ca

Psychologist Positions Available (Full-Time/Part-Time)–Halifax

Microsoft Word - Bird Associates - Ad for PsychologistBird & Associates Psychological Services Inc. conveniently located in the Gladstone Professional Centre in Halifax, is seeking a Full/Part time experienced Registered Psychologist who is proficient in multiple Evidence-Based treatment modalities.  The ideal candidate would possess a willingness to collaborate with an array of multi-disciplinary professionals under the guidelines of ethical practice.  At our practice, we view the client as a whole with the expectation that treatment would be tailored to the individual needs of the client.

Our Practice Offers:

  • Full-time administrative services to assist with day-to-day office needs
  • Inviting reception area
  • Flexible working hours
  • Encouragement of on-going learning and professional development
  • Free parking for staff/clients
  • Wheelchair accessible building and offices
  • An ability to consult with other psychologists within the practice


  • Registered Psychologist or Candidate Register of good standing in Nova Scotia
  • Experience working with any of the noted population (Children, Teens, Adults)
  • Proficient in Evidence-Based treatment/assessment (materials provided)
  • Experience working with couples would be ideal, but not required

We ask interested candidates to please forward your information in confidence to us by email infobirdpsychologicalservices@gmail.com or fax at 902- 490-0099 additionally, you may wish to call to arrange to speak with Deborah Bird at 902-490-0090.

SEEKING Clinical Psychologist/Neuropsychologist for busy private practice

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Erica Baker Psychological Services Ltd – Halifax, NS

Erica Baker Psychological Services Limited is seeking a part-time or full-time clinical psychologist to join our private practice team in Halifax, Nova Scotia. This psychologist will provide neuropsychological and/or diagnostic assessments to adolescents and adults. We are looking for a psychologist with particular interest and experience in traumatic brain injury and/or cognitive and mental health assessments. The successful candidate must be a Registered Psychologist or Candidate Register of good standing in the province of Nova Scotia.

Our team of psychologists specializes in neuropsychological, psychoeducational, ADHD, developmental, and Autism Spectrum Disorder assessments. All psychologists have full clinical control over their schedule, patient caseload, and professional development.

For more information on our practice please visit www.ericabaker.ca

Interested candidates can contact Dr. Erica Baker directly at 902-445-3851


phone: 902.445.3851   fax: 902.405.2894

1331 Breton Street, Third floor, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2K5

Full & Part-time Associates – Halifax

43-2Halifax’s newest private practice clinic Green Leaf Psychological Services, is now accepting applications for full and part-time associate psychologists who wish to join our practice.

If you are looking for a warm, friendly, and supportive work environment that highly values client satisfaction without requiring therapists to sacrifice their own work-life balance, we encourage you to apply.

We are located on Dresden Row (just off Spring Garden Road) in the heart of Halifax. Our completely renovated, fully furnished offices are very modern, spacious, and bright.

We currently have more requests for therapy and assessment than we can handle, are able to refer new clients to those who join our practice, and will also help you promote your services.

 We offer flexible hours, zero overhead costs to associates, and fair and competitive rates for those who join our team.


  • Doctorate or Master’s degree in psychology
  • Register or Candidate Register with The Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Psychology
  • Experience providing treatment and/or assessment services for adults and/or children


  • At present, we are primarily seeking psychologists who are interested in providing adult therapy, but will soon be looking for associates who can conduct psychoeducational assessments…please feel free to submit your application if you fall into either of these categories.


Please send along your resume and cover letter to info@GreenLeafPsychological or for more information visit www.GreenLeafPsychological.com

Associate Position Available – Bedford

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Growing private practice is seeking a Part-time Associate (with the potential for additional hours over time)


  • Registered with the Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Psychology with a minimum of two years experience
  • Provide counselling services to adults, and potentially couples and adolescents
  • Eclectic approach preferably, with emphasis on cognitive-behavioural therapy
  • Administration and case management skills


Please send CV to:  Carla Seymour, M.Sc.

Seymour Psychological Services Inc.

Suite 2015, 1658 Bedford Hwy

Bedford, NSB4A 3X9

Fax: 832-4369

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Registered Psychologist Positions Available (Full Time/Part Time) – Halifax

Microsoft Word - Job PostingAulakh Psychological & Counselling Services Inc. is seeking a qualified Registered Psychologist associate to join our growing private psychology practice conveniently located in the North end of Halifax (in the Gladstone Professional Centre).

We are seeking an associate who is client-focused, likes to work in a collaboratively with clients and other professionals
and is looking to be a part of a supportive team environment. The successful candidate would be warm, ethically minded, and have a fundamental respect for the clients we work with.

Our practice offers:

  • Part-time/Full-Time position
  • Full-time administrative services to assist with scheduling, invoicing, and day-to-day office needs
  • Inviting reception area for clients
  • Flexible hours for scheduling
  • Encouragement of on-going learning and professional development
  • Free parking for staff and clients
  • Wheelchair accessible office


  • Registered Psychologist or Candidate Register of good standing in Nova Scotia
  • Providetreatment and/or assessments to clients (testing materials provided)
  • Ability to implement evidence-based treatment with clients
  • Previous experience working with teens and/or adults
  • Previous experience conducting mental health assessments
  • Experience working with couples and families is considered an asset, but not required

We ask any interested candidates to please forward your information in confidence to us via email (info@aulakhpsychology.ca), fax (902-490-0099) or call to arrange a time to speak with owner Harpreet Aulakh (902-490-0090).

Professional Office Space for Rent

We have a  250  sq ft unfurnished office available for rent in our suite of three offices at our convenient Brunswick Street location. The building is adjacent to downtown with close proximity to business and government offices, law courts and public transit. Parking is easily accessible indoors and out. Office rental includes use of a large furnished waiting area, kitchenette and utility/lunch room.

Each professional operates independently and contributes to joint expenses, including internet, fax and copier.

For further information or to schedule a viewing contact:

Judie MacDougall, 902-446-4776; judie.macdougall@ns.sympatico.ca,
or Pamela Dixon, 902-446-4778; pdixon@eastlink.ca

Seeking Contract Psychologist

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Created in 1993, the practice is one of Halifax’s oldest and most reputable private practices. Our mission is to promote improved mental health for individuals, families and the community using empirically based and scientifically proven assessment and treatment techniques. We are comprised of a group of diverse psychologists with a common belief that working collaboratively provides our clients with the best possible service.

We are presently seeking qualified applicants to work as contract psychologists at our practice. We have immediate opportunities for clinical, school and counselling psychologists to provide services across the lifespan. Skills in consultation, assessment, diagnosis, and therapeutic intervention for issues such as anxiety, mood disorders, somatization, substance abuse, PTSD, relationship and family problems, learning disorders, and child behavioural problems is essential. Skills and training in standardized assessment methods and therapeutic skills including cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), behavioural management approaches and intensive short-term dynamic psychotherapy (ISTDP) are desirable. We require excellent communication skills, including oral and written proficiency, and the ability to work within a computerized environment including electronic health information systems and booking.

Professional Environment Offered:

  • A beautiful and functional office in the heart of Halifax.
  • Overhead costs are covered by a percentage of billed time.
  • Assessment materials are included in your overhead costs.
  • The ability to set your own hours.
  • A very motivated patient population.
  • Diverse referrals.

The Qualifications:

  • Registered or Candidate Registered Psychologists with NSBEP.
  • Doctoral level is preferred, although Masters applicants will be considered.
  • Relevant Degree from an accredited University.
  • Post-graduate experience with psychodiagnostic assessment using intensive short-term dynamic psychotherapy.
  • Familiarity and comfort with using Macintosh computers.
  • Possession of an IPhone or willingness to obtain one.

For more information please send a PDF CV to Dr. S. Gerald Hann at ghann@hannpsychologicalservices.com

No phone calls please.

Psychologist Position – Halifax


Maternity Leave (with option to join permanently) 

Dr. Kathy Hubley Carruthers, Counselling & Psychological Services is seeking a Registered Psychologist, or Candidate Registered Psychologist, to join her team of independent practitioners.  Specifically, Dr. Kathy Hubley Carruthers is looking for a qualified individual who can offer comprehensive therapy services (and /or mediation, psychological assessment, or consultation services as an adjunct) for individuals (adolescents & adults) and/or couples and/or families, taking over the caseload of two members of the existing team (due to two coinciding maternity leaves commencing in April/May of 2017).  The successful applicant would also have the option of continuing to work with the Practice on a full or part-time basis after the term of the maternity leave, depending on their needs.

The qualified individual will be highly skilled, ethically minded, and client focused.  He/she will welcome the opportunity to work alongside a close-knit team of established professionals. Full-time on site administrative support services are provided from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, which includes all scheduling, reception, and invoicing requirements.  Practice hours are self-determined, and can include evenings, or weekends, if required (but not a requirement if the Associate is balancing family needs or other work requirements).

Dr. Hubley Carruthers, Counselling and Psychological Services is conveniently located on Brenton Street in downtown Halifax (just off Spring Garden Road).   Our team (six Psychologists and an Office Manager) house a fully furnished suite of offices, including a shared waiting area, and private couples and family room; which is easily accessible by car or bus.  Our new Associate will be provided his/her own private office for daily use.

Interested Registered Psychologists or Candidate Register Psychologists may contact Dr. Kathy Hubley Carruthers, Chief Psychologist/Owner, or Carlye Seamone, Office Manager, by phone, fax, or email.  A curriculum vitae and the names of at least two references are requested.

For more information about Dr. Kathy Hubley Carruthers Counselling and Psychological Services, please visit our website at www.hubleycarruthers.com.  Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Dr. Kathy Hubley Carruthers Counselling and Psychological Services

First Floor, 1331 Brenton Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 2K5

Phone: 902-407-1234

Fax: 902-407-1235

Email: admin@hubleycarruthers.com

Psychologist Position – Truro


Power Psychological Services is seeking a qualified Registered Psychologist or Psychologist (Candidate Register)to join our growing private practice located in beautiful downtown Truro. We are looking for an enthusiastic, goal-oriented individual who is able to work independently and with a team. The successful candidate would be warm, ethically minded and have a fundamental respect for the clients we work with.Flexible part time hours.

Our clinic offers a professionally furnished office, cozy waiting room and an office manager to handle appointments bookings and calls, as well as day to day office needs. We have a growing list of clientele and need a professional and personable individual to take on new clients.


Must be a Registered Psychologist or Psychologist (CandidateRegister) in good standing with the Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Psychology and be able to /have:

  • Implement evidence-based treatment with clients
  • Commitment to ethics and professionalism
  • Commitment to ongoing learning and professional development
  • Ability to work some weekday evenings
  • Maintenance of individual professional liability/malpractice insurance is required
  • Provide counselling to adult individuals and couples
  • Provide counselling to youth/teens/families


  • Relevant clinical practice experience required, preferable in the interdisciplinary private clinic setting
  • Experience with treatment of pain and pain management
  • Experience working with a variety of third party payers considered an asset (i.e., Workers Compensation Board, Blue Cross, etc)

We ask any interested psychologists to forward your information in confidence to:


Power Psychological Services

664 Prince Street, Suite 4, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 1G6         

Phone: 902-843-4380;   Fax: 902-843-4381

E-mail: powerpsych1@eastlink.ca

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Cornerstone Psychological Services has a position available for an associate psychologist. Our growing practice is conveniently located in the West End of Halifax, close to the Quinpool shopping/restaurant district, hospitals, universities, and bus routes.

Our clinic has a bright and welcoming reception area, and all of our professionally designed offices feature attractive furnishings and windows. Cornerstone has a full-time office manager who handles appointment bookings, reminder calls, and day-to-day office needs.

Our practice encourages a friendly and supportive team environment. We hold weekly clinical meetings for peer supervision and are happy to provide additional opportunities for psychologists to further their professional development.

If you are a motivated, clinical psychologist seeking a rewarding career experience, consider joining our team.


  • Candidate or Full Registration with the Nova Scotia Board of Examiners in Psychology.
  • Provide counselling services to adult individuals and couples
  • Commitment to ongoing learning and professional development
  • Enthusiasm to participate in marketing opportunities
  • Ability to work some weekday evenings
  • Commitment to ethics and professionalism

Preferred (considered an asset):

  • Work experience with adolescent / family therapy will be considered an asset, but is not required.
  • Preference for clinicians who are ‘theoretically integrative’ and/or are willing to broaden their therapeutic skills through peer supervision, consultation, or additional training.

For more information about our practice, please visit our website: www.cornerstoneclinic.ca

Applicants may send CV to: info@cornerstoneclinic.ca

Cornerstone Psychological Services

2045 Harvard Street

Halifax, NS B3L 2S6