Frequently Asked Questions

How do I make an appointment?

Call Paula Newman’s confidential voice mail at (204) 487-7060 or send her an email at She will call you (normally within 24 hours) to arrange an appointment.

Where are you located?

We are located at 265 Cordova St., Winnipeg, Manitoba.  We do not accept drop-ins.

What can I expect?

Sessions are 50 minutes in length. On the first visit, Paula will discuss your particular needs and make recommendations.

How confidential is therapy?

All information is confidential. Exceptions occur in situations where 1) a child or elderly person is in need of protection, 2) a client poses a serious threat to him or herself or to another person, or 3) when information is subpoenaed by a Court of Law.

How does payment work?

Payments are made by cash or cheque at the time of each appointment. Telephone appointments are paid in advance by cheque or cash or through e-transfers. Some private benefits plans cover counselling. You will need to check with your plan or insurance company. Paula Newman’s rate is $100.00 per hour plus 5% GST totalling $105.00 per hour.