Areas of Focus: Anxiety, stress, depression, life transitions, relationship issues, self-esteem and body-image concerns, ADHD management, divorce, infertility concerns, grief and loss.
Professional Designation: Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology Student, Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying), Post-Graduate certificate in Concurrent Disorders.
Insurance Information: Covered by most insurance plans. Check your benefits for Registered Psychotherapist (RP) coverage. Supervising therapist's license information will be provided for the claim process. We offer receipts for reimbursements.
Counselling Services provided: Individual counselling (16+)
Her approaches: Kelly likes to meet her clients where they are at in their journey and tailor treatment approaches to best suit each individual’s needs. She is passionate about client-centered work, and works from a trauma-informed treatment lens. She draws from a few different theoretical orientations which guide her work today, such as Cognitive-Behavioural, solution-focused interventions as well as mindfulness-based, emotion-focused and narrative techniques. Given her background in Concurrent Disorders, she is also able to assist individuals in their recovery by recognizing their stage of change and working from a harm reduction approach.
Session Fee (50 minutes): $85 + hst
NOTE: Can't find a time on a given day for in-person sessions? Try the corresponding video/phone options for more times.
Some counsellors provide only tele-health counselling on certain days of the week and so their schedule will appear “booked” if you select in-person services.
If you have any questions about the counselling process, take a look at our FAQ section. To schedule a phone consult, email [email protected] or call 519-766-8292 with your questions, phone number, and three time-slots that work for you.
Kelly’s hope is to be able to build strong, genuine therapeutic connections with the clients she collaborates with, in order to create a safe, trusting environment where the individuals feel heard and acknowledged. She appreciates that life throws curve balls, and she is dedicated to empowering and encouraging clients to push through these challenges to overcome them. By allowing clients to guide their own treatment, she seeks to meet them where they are at in their path to wellness and provide a space where they can recognize their own strengths, and flourish to live their best possible lives.
She works from a trauma-informed, person-centered lens and utilize specific interventions such as CBT, DBT, Solution-focused therapy, EFT and narrative techniques. She also work’s from a harm-reduction lens and can tailor treatment to help individuals in their recovery from substance use.
Kelly graduated from Wilfred Laurier University with a degree in Psychology. Soon after, pursued her passions in Addictions and received a graduate certificate in Concurrent disorders. She is excited to work with individuals who experience anxiety, stress, self-esteem issues, ADHD, grief and loss, life transitions, substance use, and support couples experiencing relationship concerns and divorce.
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