Archie MacKinnon

MSW, RSW, Clinical Social Worker 

Archie is a graduate of Wilfrid Laurier University. Archie has a propensity for understanding & helping restore relationships- beginning first and foremost with our relationship with self and extending outward to our emotional and relational connections with others.

Clinician– Archie has been drawn to create a space for couples and individuals to find balance and move beyond that which limits them. In addition to treatment of anxiety and depression, Archie specializes in the treatment of Trauma & PTSD. Archie possesses a certificate in Traumatic Stress Studies from the International Trauma Research Foundation as well as training in Cognitive Processing and Prolonged Exposure Therapy.

Couples Counselling– in his endeavour to support couples to restore balance Archie has completed level II training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy; focussed on emotion, skill building for managing conflict, developing new skills for enhancing friendship, and helping couples create a system of shared meaning together.

Mindfulness Coach– empowering individuals to move beyond that which limits them is a passion of Archie’s. Restoring balance within our minds, bodies and relationships is but one part of our wellness journey. Through use of mindfulness & formal meditation practices Archie guides individuals toward enhanced meaning and wellness.


Anxiety, depression, trauma, PTSD


3 Spectacle Lake Drive
Suite 390
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 1W8 (902) 536-2689
926 King Street
Bridgewater, Nova Scotia B4V 3E6 (902) 527-1058