Benjamin Martin

Gerard Vardy The Whitestone Clinic Ottawa Counsellor

Benjamin Martin, RP (Qualifying)

MA (Counselling and Spirituality)
Independent Contractor, Online Only
Accepting New Clients

Benjamin Martin is a Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying) and has six years of experience working with addictions. He has a history of working with people facing poverty, homelessness and disabling conditions, through both in-patient and community settings. These experiences have helped Benjamin to develop an intimate understanding of the challenges and pain that life can bring, and he is passionate about accompanying clients as they find the resilience and resourcefulness to facilitate healing.

Benjamin integrates the values and beliefs of his clients into sessions, and has range of expertise working with adults at all stages of life. He enjoys working with the complexity and contradictions of life, and has a particular interest in partnering with people who are looking to answer the challenges in their lives as their best self.

Benjamin completed an M.A. in Counselling and Spirituality from Saint Paul University, a B.A. in Honours History from the University of Ottawa and a Social Service Working Diploma from Algonquin College. He joined the Whitestone Clinic in 2020 and is currently seeing individual clients virtually.


  • Individual Therapy



Sex and Pornography addiction, anxiety, depression, emotional attunement, personality disorders and life satisfaction and meaning



Tasks of Recovery, Motivational Interviewing, ACT, Parts of Self, Depth Oriented Brief Therapy (Coherence Therapy)


Begin your healing today!