S04E20 - Breaking Barriers with Ben Feene: The MHFS Commitment to Inclusive Mental Health

From Darkness to Life

07-03-2024 • 58 mins

In this episode of "From Darkness to Life," Ryan converses with Ben Feene, a compassionate Canadian Certified Counsellor from Medicine Hat Family Services. Ben shares MHFS's commitment to breaking down financial barriers in mental health support through a sliding scale fee system.

The discussion explores the transformative Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy offered at MHFS, shedding light on its efficacy in processing distressing memories. Ben illustrates EMDR's potential for those facing trauma, emphasizing MHFS's holistic and client-centered approach.

The episode unravels the realms of connection, healing, and accessibility in mental health, portraying Medicine Hat Family Services not just as a counselling center but as a source of encouragement for those navigating the journey from darkness to life.