Affordable Therapy Vancouver

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Vancouver is super vibrant and has a some great options to offer!


If you came here looking to find a therapist in our directory, use the button below!

The Affordable Therapy Network has a wide range of therapists and counsellors offering lower cost options in Vancouver.  Our Online Therapist Directory provides a list of therapists who provide online therapy across British Columbia.  If you prefer to work with someone in person, please head to our In Person Directory where you can search for therapists currently working in Vancouver, or other cities across BC.

Therapists listed with Affordable Therapy Network come from a wide variety of backgrounds – this includes seasoned and experienced therapists as well as therapist interns completing their masters degrees.

The most affordable rates are usually available with student interns.  Student interns can have a wide variety of additional experience that they bring to the therapy room with you.  Often students get into the field because of their own experiences with mental health, and many have previous counselling experience..

We always suggest that you talk to your therapist about their training and experience to ensure that you find the best fit for your needs.  Click here to start your search.

Some Free Mental Health & Counselling Options in Vancouver


  1. Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) Mental Health Services:

    • VCH offers a range of free mental health services, including online resources, support groups, and counselling options. Visit the VCH website for more information.

  2. Crisis Centre of BC:

    • The Crisis Centre operates a 24/7 Crisis Line providing free and confidential support for individuals in emotional distress, crisis situations, or experiencing suicidal thoughts. Call 1-800-784-2433 (1-800-SUICIDE) or visit their website for online chat support.

  3. BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services:

    • BC Mental Health and Substance Use Services provide free mental health support, including resources for individuals experiencing mental health challenges, substance use issues, or co-occurring disorders. Visit their website to learn more.

  4. Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) – Vancouver-Fraser Branch:

    • CMHA offers free mental health workshops, support groups, and educational sessions aimed at promoting mental wellness and resilience. Check out their website to find upcoming events and programs.

  5. Mood Disorders Association of BC (MDABC):

    • MDABC offers free support groups, workshops, and peer-led programs for individuals living with mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder. Visit their website for more information on available services.

  6. MindHealthBC:

    • MindHealthBC is an online resource offering free mental health information, self-assessment tools, and access to community support services. Individuals can find information on various mental health conditions and available resources in their area. Visit their website to learn more.