Mental Health Services


Mental Health Services

Mental Health Team

While every family has its own issues, there are some challenges that are specific to military families.
The MFRC has a team of mental health professionals that support military family members offering a variety of services for adults, couples, teenagers and children.

Our Mental Health services include:

  • Free and confidential short-term counselling for individuals, couples and families
  • Life & social skill-building
  • Parenting workshops and education
  • Deployment support for children and adults
  • Divorce, grief and loss counselling
  • Telephone sessions available

Additional services are available for the families, as well as trauma, symptoms of PTSD and other mental health concerns. The MFRC understands the military lifestyle and can help you understand and access services available.

Mental Health Team  - General Inquiries

613-392-2811 ext. 4528

Prevention Support & Intervention (PSI)

The Prevention Support and Intervention Coordinator (PSI) is a mental health worker who provides a wide range of mental health services including individual counselling and psychoeducational seminars and groups to families in the CAF community.

In addition to providing supportive counselling, the Prevention Support and Intervention Coordinator works in collaboration with other MFRC staff and community partners to offer a wide range of support services for all military families.

Prevention Support and Intervention Coordinator

Jaclyn Hunter, BA

613-392-2811 ext 4017

The Youth Prevention Support and Intervention Coordinator (PSI)

The Youth PSI offers bilingual, individual counselling and support services for children and youth from military families.The PSI also offers resiliency programming for children and youth.

Youth Prevention Support and Intervention Coordinator

(613) 392-2811 ext. 4528

Francophone Mental Health Services

The MFRC offers free confidential services to Francophone families of Canadian Forces members. The Francophone Mental Health Services coordinator is a dedicated link to all Trenton MFRC and community support services. Therapeutic counselling for adults, teens and children is available.

Francophone Mental Health Services

Janie Pichette, BA, BSW, RSW

613-392-2811 ext. 3953

Bilingual Women’s Services

We are proud to offer bilingual support for all women of the military and civilian community who reside in the Hastings and Prince Edward County. Individual sessions are available by appointment to women (and children) who are experiencing stress, tension, domestic violence and/or sexual violence in their present or past relationships.

Women’s Services and therapeutic support groups and programs specifically designed to meet the needs of bilingual military and civilian families are offered through Hélène. She works in conjunction with our mental health team and community partners to offer a wide range of general support and services for clients.

Bilingual Women’s Services

Janie Pichette, BA, BSW, RSW

613-392-2811 ext. 3953

Family Liaison Officer

The Family Liaison Officer (FLO) is a Military Family Resource Centre (MFRC) social worker who is part of your local Integrated Personnel Support Centre (IPSC) team. The FLO connects the two centres to ensure the widest variety of support is offered to families of military personnel who are coping with an illness or injury, and families of the fallen.

The FLO is available to help families cope with all phases of the member's recovery, rehabilitation and reintegration.

Arianne Côté

613-392-2811 ext. 5059

  • Name: Mental Health Services Reception
  • Phone number: (613) 392 2811 ext. 4528
  • Position: Mental Health Services Reception