Registered Provisional Psychologist, Indigo Insight Counselling
January 2011 – present; Person-centered counselling for adults, couples, and adolescents.
Employee Assistance Provider (EAP) - free counselling available.
Disability Services Worker, Quest Support Services
August 2004 – May 2013; Providing care for individuals with disabilities and mental illnesses.
Group Co-Facilitator, Family Centre of Southwestern Alberta
September 2010 – September 2011; Supporting Father's Involvement (SFI) parent education and support group.
Art Instructor, Schizophrenia Society
September 2010 – June 2011; "Art Escapes" therapeutic group art activities
Addictions Counsellor, AADAC Youth Residential Treatment Centre
November 2009 – October 2010; Psycho-educational groups and support
Counselling practicum, Lethbridge Family Services
September 2008 – April 2009; Individual counselling; Group Co-Facilitation - grief support group and mandated offenders of domestic violence group.
Art Instructor, Youth Employment Program Lethbridge College
January 2007 – April 2007; Instructed youth in various therapeutic art-making activities,
interpersonal and communication skills.
The University of Lethbridge, Master of Education, Counselling Psychology 2007 – 2010
The University of Lethbridge, Bachelor of Arts, Psychology 2000 – 2005
RELATED TRAINING AND CERTIFICATIONS
Radio interview with Empire Broadcasting, 2016
Master's Thesis Research Project, 2010
Published journal article in "Ethology: International Journal of Behavioural Biology", 2008
Published journal article in "Behavioral Processes", 2008
Published Journal article in the "Archives of Sexual Behavior", 2006
Written poetry: http://indigoiris1111.blogspot.ca/
Poetry music videos: http://www.youtube.com/user/indigoiris1111