We help with:

Addiction.
Chronic Pain.
Mental Health.
Occupational Health.

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Who We Are

Health Upwardly Mobile Inc., (HUM) is an Integrated Health and Wellness company based in Calgary, Alberta. Our team includes a variety of healthcare providers including nurses, physicians, psychologists and social workers. HUM offers personal and corporate services, as well as training and workshops on topics related to Addiction, Mental Health, and Chronic Pain. 

HUM’s unique strength is our ability to draw on individual and collaborative expertise to provide tailored individual care within an Integrated Continuing Care Framework. For all new referrals, this involves a comprehensive assessment to identify the individual’s physical and/or mental health issues. We also recognize the importance of the bio-psycho-social-spiritual dimensions for individuals and their families. Our work reflects collaborative strategies, preventive resources and leading edge research in the areas of Addiction, Mental Health and Chronic Pain.

Treatment, recovery and rehabilitation recommendations will focus on returning the individual to a state of “wellness” as soon as possible. Recommendations will be designed to ensure the earliest return to work and/or healthy living within the capabilities of each individual. 

HUM means ‘we’ or ‘us’ in Hindi.  We have chosen this acronym to also convey the meaning that we are stronger and more effective together… “Together we can”!


Calgary Counselling for Addiction, Mental Health, Chronic Pain

Counselling Services

HUM provides holistic assessment and treatment that encompasses biological, psychological, social and spiritual health.

The assessment and treatment recommendations are based on individual needs and meet people where they are at, rather than fitting people into programs.

HUM has an integrated interdisciplinary team of healthcare professionals including medical doctors, registered psychologists, social workers and nurses.

Meet Our Team

Dr. Raju Hajela

MD, MPH, CCFP (AM), FCFP

President, Medical Director

Ms. Sue Newton

BA, BSCN, MN, RN

Vice President, Operations Director

MIKE DAVIES

RSW, BSW, MSW

Registered Social Worker

KAYLIE RODRIGUEZ

MA, RPsych, CCH

Registered Psychologist

DR. JANETTE HURLEY

MD, CCFP

Physician, Integrative Medicine

Dr. Raju Hajela

MD, MPH, CCFP (AM), FCFP

President, Medical Director

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Ms. Sue Newton

BA, BSCN, MN, RN

Vice President, Operations Director

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MIKE DAVIES

RSW, BSW, MSW

Registered Social Worker

KAYLIE RODRIGUEZ

MA, RPsych, CCH

Registered Psychologist

DR. JANETTE HURLEY

MD, CCFP

Physician, Integrative Medicine

What People Are Saying

  • Was allowed to sit in on some of the group counseling as part of my training. The dynamic they have was beautiful, tightly knit and supportive!

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  • I first reached out to HUM in a desperate attempt to get help for my adult daughter who suffers from addiction. Little did I know that I would be the one to discover my own addictive problems and finally get much needed support and understanding from the HUM team. There are very few professionals in Calgary that can deal with addiction like Doctor Hajela and Paige Abbott as they are experts in the complicated world of addiction.I owe them my gratitude and highly recommend anyone suffering with family addiction to reach out for their knowledge and professional expertise. It has been a saving grace for me!

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    Colleen Way
  • I teach yoga for HUM and they are fabulous. They are extremely professional and knowledgeable. They treat their clients and staff with the utmost respect. If you’re looking for an excellent recovery program in Calgary, look no further.

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    Deana Lee
  • As a professional providing services at HUM, I can wholeheartedly say that the HUM team has been extremely supportive of the Art Therapy program my colleagues and I have implemented for over a year now. I admire HUM’s holistic approach to treatment, taking accounts all aspects of the individual’s body and mind, creating a truly collaborative and integrative approach. Being able to provide Art Therapy to the HUM clientele has been truly rewarding and I look forward to continue working on this amazing team.

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    Annie Hussain
  • I had the very good fortune of being introduced to H.U.M. 4 years ago and that was a turning point in my life. The holistic approach to recovery at H.U.M (bio, psycho, social, spiritual) has been instrumental for me. I feel like I am more than just a patient at H.U.M., I am part of a supportive community. I attend group meetings at H.U.M. weekly as an ongoing part of my program. The physicians and staff are highly knowledgeable and caring. I highly recommend H.U.M.!

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  • The Team at HUM is fantastic and they have an awesome suite of service offerings that align with a Biological, Psychological, Social, and Spiritual model of health; I trust them with contributing in an amazing way to the ongoing health of my Family.

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