OAMHP Steering Committee Members

Bob Bond is a Coordinator of Spiritual and Religious Care at the Niagara Health System and an associate clinical professor (adjunct) in Family Medicine at McMaster University’s Michael DeGroote School of Medicine (Niagara Campus).

He is also Chair of Welland’s Cordage Green Housing and Community Services, Chair of the “Welland Harvest Kitchen” arising out of Welland’s “Out Of The Cold” Program, and a leader of CASC Ontario’s work towards CRPO life.

He has a B.Sc. (Honours Physics), University of Waterloo, 1979. After this he worked two years at Bell Northern Research, Ottawa. He then continued his education to obtain a M.Div., McMaster University, in 1984. Bob is an ordained minister within the Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec (CBOQ) and a Certified Psycho-Spiritual Therapist within the Canadian Association for Spiritual Care (CASC). He is active within his profession, faith community, and the community at large.


Barbara MacCallum is the Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association. She has over 35 years of experience in administration, business development, computer software development, and career development. She is also the president of the Canadian Career Development Foundation, and just recently completed eight years as the Secretary/ Treasurer for Disabled Persons Community Resources. Barb has a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of Waterloo.