Summer Hours Five Star Wellbeing

Summer Hours

Between July 4th to August 3rd, 2022, we will be moving to reduced summer hours and availability. Derrick will be out of the office for a long awaited and highly anticipated family wedding and vacation!

In Derrick's absence, experienced Therapist Petra Cross will be available.

Derrick will have access to his email but will not be checking it regularly. For assistance or urgent matters, our administrative assistant Kate Sullivan can be reached by phone at (902) 670-7046 (Tuesday to Friday 10 am to 4 pm) or by email at  [email protected]

New Associate Therapist: Petra Cross!

We are pleased to announce that Petra Cross, a longtime colleague and Registered Counselling Therapist is joining our team. Petra will be available to new clients, as to any clients looking for therapy during Derrick's absence. She will begin July 4th! 

If you wish to book an appointment during summer hours with Petra, you can do so as always at our online booking page If you wish to learn more about Petra, you can view her Bio here:  

Welcome Petra!

On Derrick's return, we will resume regular appointment hours on August 4th, 2022. You can book August and September appointments now using our online booking page

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Our Services

Our mindfulness-based approach to counselling therapy focuses on promoting your wellbeing and mental health so you can enjoy life more fully.

When you improve employee wellbeing and mental health, you improve the lives of your employees, boost morale and your bottom line.

About the Author:

Derrick McEachern is a Registered Counselling Therapist (RCT) in Nova Scotia, and a Canadian Certified Counsellor.  He specializes in providing mindfulness-based and emotionally focused therapy. He offers workshops and webinars and consults with businesses on ways to improve employee wellbeing and mental health.

Derrick McEachern

Derrick McEachern, M.Ed., RCT, CCC
Counselling Therapist, Owner
Five Star Wellbeing Counselling and Mental Health
tel: 902 698 1194
[email protected]

Nova Scotia College of Counselling Therapists
Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association

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