Lynne McLain

Registered Social Worker
Registered Play Therapist

River Counselling Centre
PO Box 575
Campbell Rd
Chetwynd, BC V0C 1J0

T: 250-263-5890

Lynne was born and raised in the BC north and loves life in the Peace Country. In 2018, she and her husband moved from Fort St. John to Chetwynd. She is currently employed as a children’s counsellor for South Peace Community Resources Society and maintains a private counselling practice. She has 3 sons, a stepson and a grandson and is a former foster parent. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work and a Master’s degree in Counselling Psychology.

Lynne has worked with children, families, and adults for more than 20 years and is a former Child and Youth Mental Health Clinician and Elementary School Counsellor. She has training in anxiety disorders, infant mental health, developmental disorders, trauma, and numerous other mental health/life adjustment issues and treatment modalities. She has experience facilitating men’s groups, parenting groups, and support groups for individuals who identify as LGBTQ. She provides counselling for First Nations people through the First Nations Health Authority.

Lynne’s greatest passion is giving children a safe place to express themselves and helping them to make sense of their worlds. For children to do well, they need to be heard and understood by the adults in their lives.