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Staff at the Men's Resource Centre are social workers or marriage & family therapists with specialized training, education and experience in issues related to men. We recognize and respect the diversity within men including differences related to age, class, culture, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation and religion.

Clinical Staff Members

Dr. Garrett Kafka, C. Psych.
telephone: 204-415-6797   extension #: 203
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Geoff Thompson, MA (Cand) MA Counselling Psychology (Candidate)
telephone: 204-415-6797   extension #: 201
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Justin Penner, MA
telephone: 204-415-6797   extension #: 202
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Steve Sutherland, MA
Therapist & Administration
telephone: 204-415-6797   extension #: 200
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Lori Friesen
Administrative Co-ordinator
telephone: 204-415-6797   extension #: 207
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Administration Staff Members

Suhad Bisharat
Executive Director
telephone: 204-783-5460   extension #: 11
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Carmel Foisy M.S.W. R.S.W.
Clinical Supervisor to The Men's Resource Centre/The Laurel Centre
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The Men's Resource Centre is a program of The Laurel Centre that supports men who are addressing the stressors and trauma affecting their lives.