Counselling Credentials

Counselling Credentials

Canadian Certified Counselor

Registered Counselling Therapist

Formal Education

M. Ed. Counselling:  Acadia University, Wolfville, NS

M.A. In Theology and Religious Studies, summa cum laude                      

Saint Mary’s University/Atlantic School of Theology, Halifax, NS

Research: Mindfulness and community models for spiritual diversity

CPE 1 Spiritual Care Intern at Capital District Health Authority, Halifax, NS      

Bachelor of Arts In Art Education: Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University,

Certificate In Social Services, Ryerson University, Toronto

Relevant Additional Training

2017   Certified Facilitator of Mindfulness Based Chronic Pain Management, University of Toronto, NeuroNova Centre

2016   PTSD and Complex PTSD: Ways to Bolster Resilience, PESI Health Care

2016   Critical Incident Group Debriefing: CTRI, Marion Brown, MSW

2016   Brief Focused Counselling Skills: CTRI, Elizabeth Shein, MSW

2015   Working with addicted survivors of trauma: substance abuse, eating disorders, sexual addiction, and compulsive self-harm – Janina Fisher PhD

2015   Mental Health First Aid – Mental Health Commission Canada

2015   Conscious Nonviolent Communication – Gene Cenciose

2015   What Would a Restorative Legal System Look Like (for Women)?

2015   Into the Heart of Gender – Second Story Women’s Centre

2015   Violence, Victimization and Trauma – Dr. Lori Haskell

2014   Mindfulness in Education, South Shore Regional School Board

2014   Standard First Aid and CPR Level A

2013   Trauma Informed Response: NS Community Services – Dr. Lori Haskell

2013   Mindfulness Based Art Therapy, Kutenal Art Therapy Institute

2012   Human Rights Training:  ‘Creating Cultural and Organizational Change’

1995 – 2010   Additional courses with a variety of International teachers exploring contemplative practices through a holistic model for health and well-being.

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