our counsellor


Kansus Connellan has worked with children and families in the High Level and surrounding area for over 30 years. Kansus lives by the motto, “But by the grace of God go I”. Kansus has a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and relies on biblical truths to guide both her personal life and her professional practice. She believes that each of us has a responsibility to come alongside one another with love and compassion to support one another in reaching our full potential. She considers it a privilege to work with children and families and is committed to approaching everyone from a strength-based solution focused perspective. 


Kansus holds a Masters of Social Work, (M.S.W) from the University of Calgary.  She is a provisionally registered clinical social worker (RCSW). Kansus has been a registered social worker with the Alberta College of Social Workers (ACSW) for over 25 years. 


Sacred Hope counsellor, Kansus Connellan's primary employment is with FVSD as a Mental Health Therapist. To maintain appropriate professional boundaries and to ensure effective mitigation of actual or perceived conflict of interest all students within FVSD, and parents of students receiving counselling services from Kansus, are not eligible for service with Sacred Hope Counselling.