Through our partner site, BarryHewittCounselling.com, we offer a referral service to skilled addiction therapy treatment with Barry Hewitt considered one of the province's experts in addiction treatment.
Barry has practiced as a Clinical Social Worker since 1995. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology, a Bachelor of Social Work degree and a Master of Social Work degree, with a specialization in Addictions. Barry was fortunate to train at a military addictions program as well as at CAMH under Wayne Skinner, one of the leading experts in Addiction and Mental Health in Canada.
Barry is highly skilled in working with individuals affected by alcohol and drug dependency, and those experiencing gambling addiction. He has received specialized additions certification and training in the areas of Motivational Interviewing, CBT and Structured Relapse prevention. For 13 years, he was the Program Manager of the Recovery Centre and the Methadone Treatment Facility, a program he developed and launched in 2007.
Barry has represented the Province at various high level Atlantic and National addictions symposiums addressing effective clinical treatment and program development. He is one of the province's leading experts in withdrawal management, methadone/suboxone treatment and specialized addiction treatment and brings years of specialized training and experience to this practice. He welcomes the opportunity to work with individuals coping with addiction and families seeking knowledge and support.
Barry can be reached for appointments by calling:
709 770-0198 or
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