Our Team

AboutUs_OurTeamThe Counselling Team

Shalom’s Counselling Team is an interdisciplinary group of caring professionals, trained to the Masters level and ready to serve you. Clients are matched with Counsellors based on availability, level of training and expertise to meet your needs. Shalom is also a training Centre that often has students completing internships with us from various disciplines including social work and psychology.

Click here to view our Counsellor profiles.


Shalom is pleased to announce the appointment of our new  Executive Director

The Board of Directors of Shalom Counselling Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Benno Fath as the new Executive Director of Shalom. Mr. Fath’s duties will begin on October 3, 2016.

Benno Fath is a long time resident of Red Deer with over 25 years of management experience with various Government of Alberta departments. In addition, from 2007 to 2015, Benno worked in a volunteer capacity in Lesotho, Africa, providing organizational and administrative support to non-profit agencies.

Mr. Fath is highly regarded and respected as a man of deep Christian faith, commitment and integrity by those who have worked with him and those who know him personally.

The Shalom Board is very pleased to have Benno join the Shalom family as Executive Director, and we look forward to benefiting from his excellent management skills, experience and commitment as a servant leader.  We praise God for His faithful provision.


Shalom’s Executive Administration Team

Beautiful violet crocusesOur Executive Administration Team works alongside a volunteer Board of Directors fulfilling the vision and mission of Shalom and oversee the day to day operations of the organization.

Executive Director – Benno Fath
Office Manager -Kathleen Dubas
Community Relations Manager -Bonnie Joyes
Accounts Administrator – Sharon Demaray

Shalom’s Administration Team

When you call or visit Shalom, you will be warmly greeted by a member of our Administration Team. These staff will assist you with the counselling intake process and with appointment bookings.

Administration Assistant – Cathy Nelson
Receptionist – Deb Taylor

Shalom Counselling Centre: 5515 27 Avenue, Red Deer, AB T4P 0E5 ǀ Phone: 403-342-0339 ǀ Fax: 403-314-1798 ǀ Email: info@shalomcounselling.com