About Us

Welcome to Middlepeace Counselling Services:

Poran Poregbal

Since 1994 (in Sweden – Stockholm), Poran has held several multidisciplinary positions as a social worker, victim support worker, family therapist, and clinical counsellor.

Since 2001 (In Canada- Vancouver) Poran has been serving individuals, families, couples, and groups through the clinical and psycho-educational work she uses in her practice.

Poran has worked for Government agencies, non-profit associations, and her private clinical counselling office.

Currently she runs her private practice while she works as a Group therapist and associate therapist at the Vancouver General Hospital.

Poran has a professional background and extensive training in the field of Counselling Psychology and she is trauma based.

Upon graduating from Adler’s School of Professional Counselling in 2008, Poran founded GV Counselling and Education Society, following her long-time passion for providing quality mental health care services to Farsi Speaking communities. Poran offers clinical supervision to professionals in her community. In addition, Poran is an associate therapist for British Columbia Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse since 2004. Poran’s clinical orientation is mainly trauma and PTSD. She works with survivors of sexual abuse, child abuse, domestic violence, anxiety, stress, and grief and loss.

She is two times Award Recipient from B.C. Association Clinical Counsellors (2011 and 2014), and Award Recipient from West Vancouver Community Awards for Health, Wellness and Activity (2014).

Working towards inner peace requires hard work- involving facing our internal fears, weaknesses, and emotional turbulence.

Samira Gholami

Anahita Kaviani

Anahita Kaviani D. got her M.A. degree in Education (major), Social Psychology and New German Literature in 2006 from the Ruhr-University in Bochum (Germany). After graduation, she has worked and volunteered in different fields till present.
Her start was with the YMCA Youth café in Germany, which she co- facilitated and after moving to Canada (Vancouver) in 2008, she started to volunteer in Collingwood Neighborhood House in 2010 and since 2011, she is working in different Programs, e.g. Infant/Toddlers, Preschool, After School Care Programs to mention a few. Anahita has her Responsible Adult Certificate and she also participated in Professional Development Days that were offered. In addition, Anahita attended a Work Ready Program and volunteered in different areas, e.g. as Ambassador in Surrey City Hall, as Front Desk Person in Richmond Multicultural Community Services Centre and amongst many other things, Anahita Kaviani D. volunteered also in G.V. Counselling and Education Program in 2016 which also was the start of the co-work with Mrs. Poran Poregbal (Middlepeace Counselling) till present.

Contact Information:

Unit F, 299 24th Street,
West Vancouver, BC
V7V 4G9

778 883 0591