Board of Directors

The mandate of the Board of the NSCCT is to:
(a) serve and protect the public interest;
(b) preserve the integrity of the profession; and
(c) maintain public confidence in the ability of the profession to regulate itself


Current Board Members

Chair Kim Strange RCT
Vice-Chair Jeff MacDonald RCT
Past Chair Joe Bishara RCT
Secretary Jean Blackler RCT
Treasurer Alison Arthur RCT
Members at Large Shannon Davis RCT-C (on leave)
Kelly Davison RCT
Susan Dewolf RCT
Kyla Friel RCT
Nigel Tinker RCT-C
Ex-Officio: Registrar Ruth Mitchell RCT
Public Representative Wayne Dipersio


Directory of Registered Members

For the Directory of current Registered Members please check this page.



The Registrar is required to be a Registered Counselling Therapist (RCT) in good standing in Nova Scotia. The Registrar reports to the Nova Scotia College of Counselling Therapists Board of Directors. Ruth Mitchell, RCT, is the Registrar of the NSCCT.

Mailing Address:
Nova Scotia College of Counselling Therapists
1-5229 St. Margaret’s Bay Road, Upper Tantallon, NS, B3Z 4R9

P: 902-225-7531
E: registrar@nscct.ca

Please allow a minimum of three business days for a response to voice or email messages.



Regulatory Committees
Registration Committee
Complaints Review Committee
Registration Appeal Committee
Professional Conduct Committee
Re-Instatement Committee

Non-Regulatory Committees
Billing Access Committee
Employment Access Committee
Legal Committee
Membership Committee
Public Relations Committee
Professional Development Committee
Policy and Procedure Committee
Website Committee