Credentials and Certifications:

I received my Doctorate (PhD) in Psychology from Carleton University in 1998, having studied as well at the California School of Professional Psychology and University of Ottawa. 

Since that time I have completed certificate programs in Transpersonal Therapy (2003-2006), Somatic Experiencing (2005-2008), and most recently Frequency of Brilliance (2011). 

Interspersed through these more structured programs, I have studied extensively:

  • Relationship therapy with Marlene Lyons and Jett Psiaris (Undefended Love) as well as two other leading approaches to couple counseling: Imago Therapy (Harville Hendricks) and  Conscious Loving (Gay and Kathlyn Hendrix).
  • Meditation and Mindfulness (vapasana, zen, tibetan, mindfulness)
  • Reiki (level 3)
  • Gestalt therapy
  • Shamanism
  • Non-violent communication
  • Energy Psychology (EFT, EMDR)
  • Past Life Regression
  • Inner Child Healing