Career Counselling and Wellbeing Services

NBCC recognizes that our students are managing academic, financial, career and family challenges amid the current global situation. Our career counselling and wellbeing services provide a multi-faceted stepped care approach, offering students options to receive support in a variety of ways. From individual counselling sessions by phone, text or video chat, to self-directed online resources and NBCC’s Mental Wellbeing App, students have choices to take charge of improving their directions and wellbeing. Our Career & Wellbeing Counsellors will provide short-term counselling and link you to appropriate supports and services. Reach out today – we look forward to working with you!

What’s Next? Career Counselling Services for All

Especially now, it is easy to feel confused when it comes to determining the right career path for you. If you are…

  • Unsure what your next step is
  • Looking for a career change
  • Unsure if you are in the right program
  • A newcomer to New Brunswick
  • Uncertain how to complete a program you started previously
  • Living in a rural or remote area and wondering what your options are
  • The first in your family to go beyond high school

…we are here to help any New Brunswickers gain skills and confidence to navigate their career path.

GENERAL PUBLIC:  For career counselling please email one of our Career and Wellbeing Counsellors listed below.

Career & Wellbeing Counsellors

CURRENT STUDENTS: Find your program below, and click BOOK NOW to schedule a call, email or video appointment for Career or Wellbeing Counselling.  Or contact your Career and Wellbeing Counsellor directly: 

Program Contact Name Contact
Alternative Pathways
Animation and Graphics
Early Childhood Education
Electronic Game Development
Graphic and Communications Design
Joanne Plaxton (506) 778-6008
Child and Youth Care
Criminal Justice: Corrections
Criminal Justice: Police Foundations
Educational Assistant
Human Services
Janet Daigle (506) 378-1693
Program Contact Name Contact
Accounting and Payroll Administration
Business Administration: Accounting
Business Administration: Financial Management
Business Administration: Insurance and Risk Management
Business Administration: Management
Business Administration: Marketing
Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts Management
Hotel and Restaurant Management
Hotel and Restaurant Operations
Human Resources Management
International Business Management
International Travel and Tourism
Renelle Girouard (506) 875-8439
Administrative Professional
Administrative Professional: Executive
Administrative Professional: French Second Language Training
Administrative Professional: Health Services
Kevin Culberson (506) 444-3495
Program Contact Name Contact
BET: Architectural
BET: Building Systems
BET: Construction Management
BET: Structural
CET: Highway and Municipal
Chemical Technology
Civil Technician
Electrical Engineering Technology
Electronics Engineering Technology
Energy Systems Technology
Industrial Control Technology
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Power Engineering Technology
Process Control Technician
Kris Trotter (506) 658-6789
Program Contact Name Contact
Pharmacy Technician
Medical Laboratory Technician
Medical Laboratory Assistant
Respiratory Therapy
Lee Murphy-Nobbs
Practical Nurse
Personal Support Worker
Kevin Culberson (506) 444-3495
Program Contact Name Contact
Environmental Technology
IT: Business Analysis
IT: Gaming Experience Development
IT: Programmer Analyst
IT: Web and Mobile Application
IT: Cybersecurity
IT: Data Analytics
IT: Network Administration
IT: Network Support
IT: Quality Assurance Testing
Jaclyn Muir (506) 529-5697
Program Contact Name Contact
Agricultural Equipment Repair
Autobody and Collision Technician
Automotive Service Technician
Automotive Technology
CNC Machining
Heavy Equipment Service Technician
Industrial Mechanics
Marine Diesel Mechanics
Mechanical Technician
Motorcycle Repair
Steel Fabrication
Truck and Transport Service Technician
Welding and Metal Fabrication
Welding Technology
Rebecca Crouchman (506) 658-6788
Electrical: Construction
Electrical: Industrial
HVAC Sheet Metal Fabrication
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technician
Brandi Cowper (506) 325-4368

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Wellbeing App

NBCC developed a mental wellbeing app that connects students to trusted information about mental health and wellbeing. This app provides access to resources available through NBCC and in your community; as well as other online tools for healthy practice.