Healing Through Self-empowerment

Working with families, individuals & indigenous people since 1977

Call us 705-920-9882

About us

Human Development Counselling & Consulting Center works with families and individuals to help heal them from the inside and out. Our center has been provided counselling in Sudbury since 1977 for families, individuals, couples, youth and indigenous people who deal with addiction, abuse, trauma or in need of help repairing damaged relationships.
Catherine O’Connell is a registered counselor, therapist and hypnotherapist with over 40 years of experience with skills ranging from social work, spiritual, solution-based and cognitive. Catherine O’Connell can help you reach a place where you will heal through self-empowerment and find peace within yourself. She uses holistic approaches and strives to integrate your spirit, mind and body to become one solid force.
Always direct and reliable while using both traditional and spiritual techniques; our center will help you become a better person and set you on journey of healing and happiness. Book your appointment with Human Development Counselling & Consulting Center today.

Programs / Specialties

  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program)

  • NIHB (Non-Insured Health Benefits)

  • IRS - Supporting Victims of Generational Trauma


  • Institute of Medical Hypnosis

  • Canadian Association of Social Workers CASW ACTS


Service Areas

  • Sudbury and Surrounding Areas

  • North Bay

  • Manitoulin Island

  • Espanola

Products and/or Services

  • Individuals, Couples, Family & Youth counselling

  • IRS - Generational Indigenous Residential School Survivors

  • Youth at odds with family or community

  • Addictions counselling / Addiction After Care

  • Sexual Difficulties

  • Separation and divorce

  • Assertiveness training / Self-esteem issues

  • Difficulties with authoritative figures

  • Alcohol/drug abuse

  • Pornography and sexual deviances

  • Suicide / Self-harming

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

  • Eating disorders

  • Mood disorders

  • Childhood Abuse

  • Grief Counselling

  • Parenting Problems

  • Physical & Mental Abuse

  • Stress Management

  • Anger Management / Violent Behavior

Getting there

  • 2 Doors down from Walmart in the Four Corners

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Human Development Counselling & Consulting Center

1-2354 Long Lake Rd

Sudbury, ON P3E 5H5

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Opening hours

Monday 12:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Tuesday 12:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Wednesday 12:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Thursday 12:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Friday 12:00 PM - 08:00 PM

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