About Joan . . .


Education and Training:

  • Masters degree, Educational Psychology (Family Life Education) - McGill University 
  • Post graduate training in Marital and Family therapy - Argyle Institute, Montreal
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy training - CBT Clinic, Montreal 
  • Family Life Educator attestation - Association of Family Life Educators of Quebec
  • Certified Adult Educator 


Professional Certifications and Memberships: 

  • Registered psychotherapist - College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO)
  • Canadian Certified Counsellor - Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA)
  • Registered Marriage and Family Therapist -  Canadian Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (CAMFT)
  • Clinical member - Ontario Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (OAMFT)
  • Clinical member - American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)


Experience:

  • Over 20 years experience, 7 years in private practice in the West Island area of Montreal 
  • Former Part-time staff therapist at the Cognitive Behavioural Clinic, Montreal 
  • Former Part-time teaching faculty at McGill University and Concordia University.