OCAD Indigenous Student Counsellor


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OCAD's Indigenous Student Counsellor - Shawna Howe provides one-to-one counselling services and culturally safe programs to support Indigenous students. The counsellor brings an Indigenous approach to wellness counselling by supporting students holistic (mental, physical, emotional and spiritual) health and well-being, and facilitating weekly drumming circles, holistic wellness workshops and a visiting Elders program. These services are free, accessible, inclusive and non-judgmental.

How to book an appointment:

If you would like to book a counselling appointment, or you have any questions, you can contact Shawna directly or stop by her office. Email: showe@ocadu.ca
Phone: 416-967-6000, Ext. 2262
Location: 113 McCaul Street, 4th floor, room 401c
Schedule: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.