Tim Tentcher is the founder of Mental Health Support Counselling & Therapy and has been involved with mental health treatment and program development for over 25 years. His unique approach provides effective supportive counselling using a blend of Cognitive Therapy, Positive Psychology and Life Planning. This, combined with his medical nursing knowledge of medication issues, can help you and your family deal effectively with mental health concerns. Throughout his career, Tim has designed innovative programming while counselling. He was a founding member of PSR (Psychosocial Rehabilitation) Canada and has been at the forefront of educational and conference development. 

He developed Guelph’s first cognitive therapy group with Dr. Watt, former CEO of the Homewood Health Centre and was the founding member of the first inter-agency team that developed an effective community treatment approach for people with a variety of mental health issues and dementia (Trellis, now CMHA, and Homewood out-patient service).

Before working at Homewood Health Centre Tim was a brother in a religious order of contemplative monks, an experience that gives him a unique faith-inspiring perspective. 

*NOTE: Tim’s faith perspective is only offered by client request.

Tim’s Credentials For Counselling

  • Dr. Amen University Graduate using brain science for counseling in Guelph counselling in guelph
  • Certified Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner (CPRP)  psychologist guelph counselling Guelph for many years
  • Advanced Motivational Interviewing Skills & Strategies, School for Addiction Studies, Certificate of Completion (2002) for counselling in Guelph
  • Community Mental Health Multidisciplinary Program, Conestoga College (1996)
  • Diploma in Addiction Studies (AdDipTT), McMaster University (1993) counselling in guelph
  • Certificate of General Social Work (CSW), Renison University College (1989)
  • Registered Practical Nurse (RPN), Conestoga College (1989)