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Nadine

INTRODUCING...

CREDS TO KNOW:

  • Registered Psychotherapist with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO).

  • Masters Degree in Counselling Psychology. Specialized in adult counselling, humanistic, postmodern theory & behaviourism.

  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. Majored in marketing, women studies & sociology.

  • Clinical Member of Ontario Society of Registered Psychotherapists (OSRP), and the Ontario Association of Mental Health Professionals (OAMHP).

DEETS TO INTEREST YOU: 

  • Active in the mental health counselling; crisis intervention; addiction and social work field since 2006. ​

  • Values I Bring: Compassion, Curiosity, Humour and Integrity. I am Evidence Based in my methods + Intuitive and Adaptable in my approach. Most important to me above all is to share my authentic, accepting Self. 

  • Previous Work Spaces: non profit community support services; national mental health agency; community health centre; wellness clinic; university counselling centre and the public school system.

  • Clients and colleagues have called me: Approachable, Genuine, Relatable and Down to Earth. 

FUN FACTS YOU WOULDN'T KNOW: 

  • A proud, first generation Canadian, bisexual, cis gendered feminist woman with Euro & West Indies roots. Pronouns: she/her/hers.

  • A Strong Harm Reduction Advocate - believing every person's journey to wellness is as unique as they are. Openly and gratefully in long term recovery from addiction to substances.

  • A self proclaimed Strong & Sensitive Thriver. Veteran of professional, career driven work - and no stranger (or friend), to the corporate ladder.

  • Amateur gardener and chef; feeder of birds; total cat person; audiobook rocker & student of Buddhism. 

SPECIALIZED POST GRADUATE TRAINING 

PRAGMATIC, BEHAVIOURAL FRAMEWORKS

  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy - Individual Therapy (Shari Manning & Annie McCall)

  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy - Skills Trainer (Shari Manning & Annie McCall)

  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy - Substance Abuse Informed (Kelly Koerner)

  • Prolonged Exposure - PTSD Protocol (Shari Manning & Annie McCall)

POST MODERN, HUMANISTIC FRAMEWORKS:

  • Narrative Therapy (Karen Young;  Scot Cooper)

  • Compassionate Inquiry Approach (Gabor Maté)

  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy (Cindy Stulberg & Ronald Frey)

  • Internal Family Systems Therapy (Frank Anderson; Derek Scott; IFS Institute)

  • Clinical Supervision - Psychodynamic Approach (Cdn. Assoc. of Psychodynamic Therapists)

 
 

ALL IN A NAME: WILLOW ROCK WELLNESS

Where I tell My Secrets.._🌿☀️_and where
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Willow Rock is a dialectic.

The two opposing sides of your one true story.

Your Reality lies in how you choose to synthesize..

The Willow and The Rock.

We flow, we change, we grow, we adapt, we sway,

we repair, we renew...

And...

We are still, we stay strong, we have history, we stand firm, we feel heavy, we take space, we prevail...

Your truth is woven somewhere in the middle.

- Let's help you find, embrace & own it -

It's time to get Well.