Denyse Lane | M.Ed. (Couns. Psych.), CCC 

Ruah Counselling Centre

Denyse Lane

Denyse Lane

Denyse holds a Master’s Degree in Education in the area of Counselling Psychology M.Ed.(Couns.Psych) from Memorial University and is a Certified Canadian Counsellor (CCC) with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA).

She began her work with Ruah by completing her internship and then continued on to work as a full-time Counsellor.

Denyse’s passion is helping adults learn strategies to cope with mental illness; this is strengthened by her own personal story and life experiences in this area. In addition to this, other areas of practice are: facilitating groups on Mindfulness in coping with Anxiety and Depression as well as Anger Management techniques. Denyse’s theoretical grounding includes Positivism, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Narrative Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy.

Denyse is dedicated and passionate about counselling/group facilitating and brings empathy, kindness and an approach that helps make her clients feel at ease. Denyse also holds a Bachelor of Music and Music Education and is a qualified Suzuki Violin Instructor.

Other Ruah Staff & Facilitators​

Contact Us

Ruah Counselling Centre

The Lantern

35 Barnes Road

St. John’s, NL A1C 3X1


Pauline Lake-Devine, MSW, RSW 

Administrative Assistant

Jessica Abbott

Tel:  (709) 579-0168

Fax: (709) 579-2799


Counselling Staff

Denyse Lane,

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

Amelia O'Dea, MSW, RSW

Susan Smart,

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

Kim Oldford-Walters,  

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