Bazyl Stefanski, MC, RPsych

Bazyl is a Registered Psychologist in the Province of Alberta.  He completed a Master in Counselling from the University of Calgary and obtained a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Psychology at MacEwan University.

Bazyl has many years of experience supporting individuals of all ages with a variety of mental health issues, psychiatric diagnoses, and substance use concerns.  Bazyl has a holistic approach to therapy involving examination of a person’s presenting concerns from a cognitive and behavioural lens while integrating environmental and ecological factors.  He believes that people reciprocally interact with the systems in which they live and an examination of them is necessary to understand challenges and find solutions to manage their difficulties.  Through exploration of difficult circumstances, relationship issues, and coping mechanisms, Bazyl can support you in learning to manage thoughts, feelings, and behaviours that are contributing to distress.  By offering a kind and genuine therapeutic experience he will aid you in finding balance in your life and lead you to a path of satisfaction and success.

Bazyl’s nearly ten years of working in the health care field has included schools, crisis services, medical stabilization, addictions treatment, incarceration, and outpatient community clinics.  He has extensive experience working within multi-disciplinary teams, liaising with various agencies, and collaborating with other professionals and can support you by working with other service providers involved in your care. 

Bazyl offers a warm, authentic interaction that respects your views, culture, and lived experience in supporting you and your family in achieving your life goals.

Client Groups

  • Children (5-12)
  • Adolescents (13-18)
  • Adult
  • Couples & Families

Education

  • Master of Counselling (2016); University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons), (2010);  MacEwan University, Edmonton, AB

Other Training & Experience

  • Suicide Risk
  • Addictions
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT
  • Solution Focused Therapy (SFT)
  • Motivational Interviewing

Insurance & Direct Billing

Bazyl is covered by most insurance companies, however you should confirm your coverage with your provider.

Bazyl is able to direct bill to the following:

  • Alberta Blue Cross
  • ASEBP (Alberta Teacher’s Association)
  • Great West Life
  • Greenshield
  • Manulife
  • Other insurance companies may also be available

Languages

In addition to English, Bazyl is also able to offer services in Polish.