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 Joe Bishara
Vice-Chair Kim Strange
Past Chair Linda Wheeldon
Secretary Jean Blackler
Treasurer Susan DeWolf
Members at Large Alison Arthur
Anne Dobson
Michael Belgrave
Kyla Friel
Ex-Officio: Registrar Mike Buckley
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. Mike Buckley, Ph.D, is the Registrar of the NSCCT.

Mailing Address:
Nova Scotia College of Counselling Therapists
36 Brookshire Court, Suite 201,
Bedford, N.S., B4A 4E9
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