Shirley Friesen, Psychologist


Shirley Friesen

This provider offers appointments by phone or video. Call to set up an appointment.
  • Psychologist
  • Rated out of 5 stars rating(s)
  • Higher cost More than $200 per visit
Yes, I am accepting new patients.


As a Registered Psychologist in BC, Shirley has over 20 years of experience helping people who are exhausted from trying too hard to keep everything under control. Overthinking every detail, frustrated that other people seem to live their lives effortlessly and feeling like an imposter? Shirley will help you understand what’s holding you back and how you can fulfill your potential. Shirley will introduce you to strategies to help you cope more effectively with stress and anxiety, increase your confidence, and eliminate the self defeating thoughts that prevent you from being your best self.

Treatments & services

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Psychological therapy
  • Remote counselling
  • Virtual visits

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BA (Hon.) - Simon Fraser University
  • MA Applied Social Psychology - Carleton University

Professional associations

  • College of Psychologists of BC
  • Canadian Psychological Association
  • BC Psychological Association
Facility Information

Off the Couch Psychology Centre


At the present time we are offering telehealth (video or telephone) appointments only in order to prevent transmission of COVID-19

Rest assured that over 30 years of research has shown that telehealth therapy sessions are as effective as face to face therapy; as an added bonus, we have found that our clients enjoy the convenience and comfort of sessions in their own home, office, or car! Thank you for your understanding.

Services & supplies

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Psychological therapy
  • Remote counselling
  • Virtual visits
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