Director, Indigo Insight Counselling & Psychology Inc.
Registered Psychologist, Jan. 2018 – present; Certified Counsellor, June 2010 - Jan. 2018
Person-centered counselling for individuals, adolescents, couples, and families.
Employee Assistance Provider (EAP/EFAP) - Return-to-Work Specialist, Substance Abuse Expert.
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
Sept. 2010 – Sept. 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, and in developing 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, "Quality of Life & Social Capital in Sustainable Intentional Communities", 2010
Slideshow presentation - "When Issues become Emergencies: Assessment & Treatment of Spiritual Problems", 2009
Published journal article in "Ethology: International Journal of Behavioural Biology", 2008
Published journal article in "Behavioral Processes", 2008
Essay - "Existential Psychotherapy: Theory, Practice, & Research", 2007
Published Journal article in the "Archives of Sexual Behavior", 2006