About Us

Cascade Christian Counselling

Cascade Christian Counselling is a non-profit organization that has been in operation for over 30 years.  We serve the lower mainland from our offices in Surrey and Abbotsford and we also provide counselling in Smithers, BC.  Please see Contact Us page for office location details.

Getting Started

Set Up a FREE Consultation

You may set up a free 15-minute consultation over the phone or in person to meet the therapist and ask any questions you may have about the counselling process:

  • Will counselling help me?
  • How long will counselling last?
  • What will be expected of me?

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you.  We have three locations for counselling:

Surrey – Main Office

Please direct all mail to this address.
Phone: 604-585-1411
Fax: 604-585-1413
201-14980 104th Avenue
(2nd floor of The Guildford Plaza)
Surrey, BC V3R 1M9
Reception hours: 9-3pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday

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Phone: 604-854-5413
#207 – 33119 South Fraser Way
Abbotsford, BC
V2S 2B1

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Toll Free Phone: 1-877-585-1411
Counselling is conducted at the Smithers Christian Reformed Church
4035 Walnut Drive
Smithers, BC
V0J 2N0

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Nina Lim – Surrey & Abbotsford Counsellor

Nina is a Registered Clinical Counsellor with the BCACC and has a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from ACTS/TWU. She feels deeply privileged to work with people at every stage of their journey. Her gentle and soft presence invites clients to feel safe and welcome. Nina works from a systemic perspective and incorporates various therapeutic modalities to help clients gain clarity and reach their goals. She particularly enjoys working with parents, children and teens regarding anxiety, aggression and parent-child relationships. Her hope is that every person that comes...

Monique Hoving-Smeets – Surrey & Abbotsford Counsellor

Prior to coming to Canada two years ago, Monique worked as a therapist and teacher in the mental health field in Melbourne, Australia. With a deep compassion for people to reach their full potential, Monique believes that it is important to create a counselling approach that fits the particularities of each individual. This personalized approach will incorporate a variety of therapies to meet the individual’s or couple’s situation, learning style and personality. After having worked in Australia for four years in the areas of relationship dynamics, mental health &...

Heres Snijder – Surrey & Abbotsford Counsellor

Heres has been teaching for 34 years in elementary and high schools in Alberta, Manitoba and BC. For 5 years he was principal of a growing elementary school. He obtained his MA in Counselling in 2007 and is a Registered Clinical Counsellor with the BCACC. Experiences in the field of education enable him to counsel in a wide range of areas. These include work-related stress and burn out among professionals, parenting and family issues, alienation, isolation, bullying and rivalry, anxiety and depression. Ongoing training and experience has positioned him...

Brent Unrau – Surrey Counsellor

Brent comes from a rich and diverse background of pastoral life (Saskatchewan 83-88) and cross cultural missionary work ( Italy 91-97). He received his MA in Counselling Psychology from The Seattle School of Theology and Psychology in 2000 and has been working with Coastal Counselling Services (part of Burden Bearers of Canada) as a Registered Clinical Counselor ever since. Brent brings a warm, human and holistic approach to the counselling dynamic emphasizing the relational models of Psychotherapy. He believes that the most significant movement toward change and transformation is...

Mike Ayers – Abbotsford Counsellor

My name is Mike Ayers and I am a therapist with Cascade. I have a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from ACTS/TWU in Langley, B.C. I am a member of the British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors (BCACC), which gives me the designation of a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC). I also have a Master’s of Divinity from MBBS in Fresno, California, and I served as a pastor for about 10 years. My personal orientation to counselling is based in family therapy theory. I am trained to look...

Jan Bryant – Smithers Counsellor

Jan Bryant received her Masters of Education in Counselling Psychology degree at the University of British Columbia and is credentialed as a Canadian Certified Counsellor with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association. Jan also has her Waldorf Collaborative Counselling Certification from Antioch Graduate School, New England, mediation training from the Justice Institute of BC and extensive professional development in the area of grief and loss. She has experience as a school counsellor at several independent schools in Vancouver, North Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond and Surrey, for students from Kindergarten through...