Dr. Robert Lees ED.D.

Dr. Rob Lees is a psychologist registered with the College of Psychologists of BC. Rob graduated from UBC in 1986 with a doctorate in Counselling Psychology. Since 1991 he has worked with the BC Government’s Child and Youth Mental Health Service in Fraser Region, fulfilling several roles, including team leader, community psychologist, regional consultant and regional practice analyst.

Rob teaches in the Graduate Program in Counselling Psychology at Trinity Western University (Family Therapy and Family Systems) and in the School of Child and Youth Care at the University College of the Fraser Valley.

Rob’s doctoral training specialized in marriage and family therapy, and marriage education.  Rob has been leading and instructing courses for couples since 1980.  He has also written a book called Prepared Companions based on the well known couple inventory Prepare/Enrich.  He authored the text The Growth in Marriage Handbook, a guide for leaders of marriage seminars.  Rob has attended and presented at numerous conferences, and given trainings on how to lead couple’s workshops.  He also writes regularily for The Chillwiack Press on human relationships.

Mike Ayers, M.Div., M.A., M.F.T., R.C.C.

Mike Ayers works with couples, families, and individuals. Mike has a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from ACTS/TWU in Langley, B.C. and a Master’s of Divinity from MBBS in Fresno, California. Mike is a member of the British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors (BCACC), making him a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC). Mike considers it a privilege to come beside people and hear their story. Mike seeks to guide people from their problem saturated story to a story of hope and new opportunities.

Mike has worked at Ann Davis Services in Chilliwack as a couples/ family/ individual/ adolescent therapist since 2011. Mike began working with BHR in 2012.

Mark Vegh, M.C., R.C.C.

Mark Vegh resides in Chilliwack BC with his spouse Heather and their three children. Mark is a registered clinical therapist. He specializes in Family Therapy and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy. He has served as a mental health clinician at MCFD for close to seven years. Mark loves to jog, hike, lift weights, and make feeble attempts at playing golf.