My education and training include a B.A. (Psychology), M.Sc. (Community Health) and Master of Social Work.  I have completed certification in trauma as a Certified Trauma Integration Clinician.  Other additional training has been in the areas of Internal Family Systems, Eye Movement Integration, Emotional Freedom Technique (tapping), energy psychology, mindfulness-based stress reduction, meditation, as well as acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT).  I have also completed advanced training in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) for couples.  

As part of my 25+ years experience in the psychology and health fields, I have practiced as a social worker in hospitals, home care, as well as community-based support settings.