Faculty Member

Al Chambers

Al Chambers M.Ed. (University of Victoria) and Diploma in Counselling from The Haven, has worked for over thirty years  as a therapist, group facilitator (for individuals, couples, teens, families and groups), and instructor at various universities and colleges throughout Asia and Canada.  Al was a licensed psychologist in China for 13 years and is now a member of the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association.  He is also a trained trauma counsellor and leads Come Alive and other programs at The Haven in Canada and in Asia.  He has extensive experience with a diversity of clients from many cultures who present with various difficulties, symptoms, situations and questions.


Events with Al Chambers

ONSITE: Come Alive
June 11 - 16, 2023

Come Alive is our most popular core program and the perfect place to begin or continue your journey in personal or professional growth and transformation. People from all walks of life, backgrounds, experiences, lifestyles, and locations join us and most experience something profound. We are grateful for the land and sea that sustain us.  We are deeply grateful to learn, live and play on 7 acres of forested land by the sea that is the ancestral, traditional, and unceded territory of the Snuneymuxw First Nation, a community of Coast Salish Peoples.  Our peaceful yet vibrant centre on Gabriola Island offers…