Dr. Harry VanBelle

Professor Emeritus, Psychology

P: 780-440-4661
  • PhD, Free University of Amsterdam, 1980
  • Masters, Calvin College, 1971
  • BA, Calvin College, 1965


From 1971 – 1977 Dr. VanBelle was the supervisor of the Psychology Department in the Brockville Psychiatric Hospital in Brockville, Ontario, Canada. From 1977 – 1982 he was the first Director-Therapist of the Cascade Christian Counseling Centre in Surrey, BC, Canada, a therapy centre which he founded.

From 1982 – 1992 he taught psychology at Redeemer University College in Ancaster, Ontario, Canada and from 1992 – 2000 he taught psychology at The Kings University College.

He has been a practicing therapist, a workshop leader and a popular lecturer for more than 35 years.

In 2000 he took early retirement to spend more time traveling, writing and practicing therapy. He has written extensively about topics related to psychology, family life, psychological development and psychotherapy as well as on topics dealing with the relation between religion and psychology.

He is married, has three children, and three grandchildren.

Dr. Van Belle can be reached at harryvanbelle@hotmail.com, by phone: 780.440.4661