Haven Faculty

Louise Amuir, Dip Haven Counselling, is interested in creativity and expressive arts as a means to connect with self and others. Her varied life experience in theatre, writing, art, dance, music, parenting and meditation bring humour, mindfulness, curiosity and play to her work with people..

Joann Byres, Dip. C., MTC, has been connected with The Haven since 1993. She combines a Masters Degree in Therapeutic Counselling with almost two decades of business leadership experience as owner of a successful software company and an executive for a Fortune 500 company.

Jane Kilthei RM(Hon), DipC brings an open heart and a desire to create a more compassionate world to the programs she leads and assists in.

Catherine Fallis PhD, RCC, DipC has more than 25 years' experience using movement and the expressive arts in her work with individuals and groups.

Elfi Dillon-Shaw RMT, DipC is a registered massage practitioner, bodyworker and educator who teaches programs on sexuality, body practices and stress management. She created and leads The Haven's core program Sexual Intelligence.

Greg Gurel RPC uses his fun nature and passionate enthusiasm for anger exploration to lead Anger, Boundaries, and Safety at The Haven. He has a private counselling practice in Vancouver.

Jennifer Hilton CEC, DipC, Owner, Take The Next Step Coaching, is an empathetic relationship focused coaching practitioner and facilitator. Her passion is building healthy relationships and enabling people from all walks of life to reach their maximum well-being and potential.