We experienced an email outage Sep 18, 19, and morning of the 20th, 2021. If you don't hear from us, please reach out again!

Welcome to The Practice

With twenty years of clinical experience under her belt, Dr. Kathy Hubley Carruthers opened her own Psychological Services Firm in November of 2011 to provide her clients with highly skilled, compassionate therapeutic services in a warm, friendly and welcoming environment.

Dr. Hubley Carruthers and her five capable Associates, Dr. Adam KayfitzDr. Joanne Gillespie, Dr. Joanna Hessen-Kayfitz, Angelina MacLellan, M.A. and Céline Robert, M.Sc., accept self-referrals, as well as referrals from physicians, hospital groups, governmental agencies, and other health related service groups (i.e., massage therapists, chiropractors, etc.). If you are new to the Practice, please contact the office to inquire about wait times.

Dr. Hubley Carruthers sees clients Monday to Thursday between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Both Angelina MacLellan and Céline Robert see clients on a full-time basis with flexible hours during the day as well as some evenings. Dr. Adam Kayfitz is available Tuesday afternoons and evenings. Dr. Joanne Gillespie sees clients on various evenings throughout the week and Dr. Joanna Hessen Kayfitz is available for clients on Thursday afternoons and evenings.

Our competent and compassionate Office Manager, Alisia MacKenzie, is on duty from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday to accept your calls or respond to your e-mail queries (see Appointments Page of website) regarding new appointments or any other questions you may have.

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1) Unfortunately we experienced an email outage on the weekend of September 18, 19 and the morning of Monday the 20th, 2021. If you sent us a message and we did not reply, please contact us again via email (it is now working) or via telephone at (902) 407-1234 (leave a confidential voicemail if need be).

2) At the moment, we are offering in person appointments to those who are fully vaccinated. Those who are not fully vaccinated will be accommodated with phone or zoom sessions.

3) As of September 1st, 2021, Dr. Hubley Carruthers & Associates will increase the psychological service fees, consistent with the recommendations from the Association of Psychologists of Nova Scotia:


If you have any concerns, please feel free to discuss them with your psychologist.

Hello everyone,

Given the COVID-19 situation, the Registered Psychologist at Dr. Hubley Carruthers & Associates continue to follow all protocols that the Nova Scotia Government has in place for the safety of our practice and clients.

At this time, our office is offering both in-person appointments and virtual sessions (via video). If you choose to attend your appointment in-person, please be prepared to wear a mask for the entirety of your visit to the building and we ask that you follow all COVID-19 safety measures present to you by the psychologists and staff. Please notify the office if you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, are required to self-isolate for any reason, or are awaiting a COVID-19 test result, and we ill arrange a virtual session for you.

If you are new to the practice, or looking for more information, please contact us by phone at 902-407-1234 or by email at admin@hubleycarruthers.com.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding during this time.

Kind regards,

Dr. Kathy Hubley Carruthers

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