Who are we

Hosa Counseling and Research Inc. is an Ottawa based organization that specializes in counselling and psychotherapy, social science research, and cultural competency trainings and workshops.


Our vision is to contribute to building a community where people respect, accept, and empower each other.


Our mission is to promote equality, inclusion, and diversity by offering equitable, inclusive, diverse, and accessible services in research, training, and mental health to individuals, families, youth, and organizations, especially immigrants and people of color, regardless of race, ethnicity, age, and gender.

Core Values

Equality: Our organization believes in equality among people regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, age, sex, and ability.

Respect: Our organization believes in respecting and valuing every individual’s ability, skills, culture, values, and ideology and providing a safe and respectable environment.

Inclusion: Our organization believes in diversity and acceptance and strives to provide an inclusive space for everyone.