COUNSELLING & HEALTH SERVICES

Discovery House Recovery works with a number of counselling and Health Servces providers to ensure that our clients get the help they need to address the underlying causes of their addictions.

Pathways Addiction Resource Centre offers several outpatient services to our clients including: individual counselling, men’s groups, parenting groups, couples counselling, and services for those affected by someone else’s addiction. As a proponent of harm reduction Pathways hosts a methadone clinic and also hosts naloxone training.

Additionally, Pathways offers a book and video lending library for clients and community members. Discovery House clients may access Pathways through our referral service or often are referred from Pathways outpatient treatment services for those in need of an inpatient supportive living environment to address their addiction issues. Visit Website


Interior Health

Martin Street Outreach Centre is a MHSU Primary Care Service offering physician support, psychiatry, and counseling, and intensive case management for clients with serious MHSU issues.​ Also offered are harm reduction services such as opioid substitution therapy,and referrals to long term live in recovery homes such as Discovery House. Visit Website

Penticton Mental Health & Substance Use The Mental Health Centre provides many services including adult community support, adult short-term assessment and treatment, community residential programs, geriatric programs, crisis intervention, day and outpatient programs, addictions counselling, concurrent disorders services, group therapy, peer support, and after-hours mental health support. Visit Website

Other Helalth Services Partners

South Okanagan Victim Assistance Society, Ooknakane Friendship Centre


Clinical Counsellors:

David Burns

Beyond the Box Counselling

Life is full of intense challenges that can create such issues as anxiety, depression, addiction, anger problems and low self-esteem. Who better to help you navigate your way through these challenges, than someone like myself who has forged a path through these issues. Together we can create solutions for a brighter future.

Mission: To assist individuals create an array of life skills and methods to rediscover and believe in their true selves and express their unlimited potential. David provides individuals with opportunities to examine how to tap into existing resources or develop new ones that enhance their lives and relationships.