Samantha Rose BSW, MSW

Counselling Staff

Samantha Rose is a registered social worker (BSW, MSW) with the Newfoundland and Labrador College of Social Workers (NLCSW) and has over six years practice experience. She has a Bachelor’s of Social Work degree and a Master’s of Social Work degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Samantha has experience in clinical assessment, counselling, and case management with individuals, children, youth and families. She has experience in group facilitation (e.g.; mutual aid support group for foster parents, play-based social skills development group for children, parenting groups, as well as other groups for children and adults). Samantha works from a client-focused, strengths-based perspective and utilizes a variety of therapies and modalities in practice including but not limited to, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Play Therapy, and Solution-Focused Therapy. She is passionate about the work she does and committed to helping clients reach their goals.

Contact Ruah Counselling Centre

The Lantern Building

35 Barnes Road

St. John’s, NL A1C 3X1


Pauline Lake-Devine, MSW,RSW

Administrative Assistant

Samantha Lake

Tel: (709) 579-0168

Fax: (709) 579-2799


Counselling Staff

Amelia O'Dea, MSW, RSW

Susan Smart,

M.Ed. (Couns. Psych.) , CCC

Elizabeth Belbin, MSW, RSW

Samantha Rose, MSW, RSW