The Aurora Family Therapy Centre is committed to providing systemic therapy to strengthen family relationships, individuals, and communities through cross-cultural and trauma-informed care.
Contribute to healthy families, healthy individuals, and healthy communities through respect, inclusivity, and integrity with our values.
Aurora Family Therapy Centre will be recognized as a Centre of Excellence in providing cross cultural therapy from a systemic lens with a special focus on psychological trauma & recovery and community development.
Inclusivity: welcoming those of all race, colour, ancestry, nationality or place of origin, ethnic background, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, martial and family status, source of income, political belief, physical or mental disability, or social disadvantage.
Holistic and Systemic Approaches: attending to all dimensions of the human condition, including intellectual, emotional, physical, spiritual, relational and social well-being.
Respect: Enacting relationships based on reciprocity and a fundamental understanding of dignity, self-determination, and human rights.
Adherence to: Professional standards, best practices and relevant codes of ethics.
About This Cause
Aurora Family Therapy Centre (AFTC) is an incorporated, non-profit, charitable organization with its own Board of Directors. AFTC serves the people of Winnipeg and surrounding communities in three major ways: first, as an United Way agency we offer affordable therapy to couples, families and individuals; secondly, we provide the clinical facility where students in the Master of Marriage and Family Therapy (MMFT) program at the University of Winnipeg do the majority of their clinical training; thirdly, we have a vibrant Newcomer Community Development Program funded through the Government of Canada that assists newcomers in successful settlement in our community. We strive to be culturally sensitive, inclusive and accessible.