Matt Rands

Matt Rands

Matt Rands

Reporting Counsellor
Brief info

Matt has been with TWC since 2014. Using his twenty-four years’ experience with addiction and recovery, Matt took this knowledge and has applied it at VCC’s Substance Abuse Counselling Program.

Matt specializes in one-on-one counselling for first-stage clients and is proficient regarding issues such as trauma, self-worth, and grief. He has also attained a designation as a Canadian Certified Addiction Counsellor (CCAC) from the CACCF.

Matt specializes in one-on-one counselling for first-stage clients and is proficient regarding issues such as trauma, self-worth, and grief. He has also attained a designation as a Canadian Certified Addiction Counsellor (CCAC) from the CACCF.
He is also the founder and a co-facilitator of TWC’s Music Therapy Program where he encourages clients to experience the highly therapeutic qualities of music. Matt is an avid outdoorsman and challenged himself to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro in 2010. In his spare time these days Matt enjoys playing guitar, hiking, and spending time with his girlfriend.
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