Our Staff

Executive Director

Oversees all aspects of the organization including Kinghaven, Valley House, Peardonville House, Mollie’s Place and the George Schmidt Centre.

Clinical Manager – Kinghaven

Supervises Clinical Staff, schedules program delivery, develops “best practices” treatment modalities.

Manager – Employment Readiness Program

Supervises staff; develops employment program modalities; liaises with external employment resources.

Clinical Counsellors 

Credentialed at the Masters/Bachelors level the Clinical Counsellors present Education Sessions; facilitate group therapy and work with assigned residents throughout their recovery journey.

Program Support Workers

With Bachelor’s degrees or College Diplomas in Addiction Studies these staff members conduct non-therapeutic groups, engage with clients in educational sessions and provide support to them in Orientation, Program Development, Valley House and Riverstone programs.

Client Service Assistants

These front-line workers provide additional support to all residents and work closely with them on non-clinical issues throughout their stay.

Medical Staff 

Dr. Johann Wouterlout – a specialist in addiction medicine consults with all newly admitted residents and those already engaged in the program who need additional medical needs addressed.

Dr. Abid Khattak – a consulting psychiatrist at Abbotsford Regional Hospital address the mental health concerns of residents referred to him by the house physician or the clinical counselling staff.