CBT - Key Persons
Dr. Chantal Darzi received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Ottawa. She provides assessment and treatment services to adults and older adults for a broad range of issues such as anxiety and depressive disorders, stress, grief, trauma, return to work, adjustment to life transitions (including physical illness), and insomnia as well as relationship and emotion regulation difficulties. Dr. Darzi also has a particular interest in working with culturally diverse populations, including immigrants and newcomers. In addition to a cognitive-behavioural approach, she also draws from interpersonal and dialectical behaviour therapy and tailors her approach to her clients' needs and preferences. Dr. Darzi also provides services in French.
Dr. Henriksen received her PhD in clinical psychology from the University of Manitoba. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at Harvard Medical School's McLean Hospital and furthered her training at McLean with a post-doctoral fellowship at the renowned Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Institute. Dr. Henriksen has extensive experiencing treating adults and older adolescents with anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, mood disorders, and eating disorders utilizing a combination of cognitive behavioural therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, and other mindfulness-based approaches.
- Registered Clinical Psychologist and Certified School Psychologist
Dr. Boutet is a registered clinical psychologist and certified school psychologist. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Manitoba in 1994. Dr. Boutet completed two internships, one in counselling psychology at the University of Manitoba Student Counseling Service where she worked primarily with adults, couples and groups. Her second internship in clinical child psychology was completed at the Alberta Children's Hospital in Calgary working with children, youth and families. Dr. Boutet has extensive experience with the school system in Manitoba in her roles as school psychologist, clinical supervisor, student services manager and psychology consultant for Manitoba Education. Her treatment interests include children and youth experiencing learning, behaviour, social-emotional and mental health difficulties and adults experiencing daily life challenges including stress management, anxiety and depression.
Dr. Corey Mackenzie received his M.A. and Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Queen's University and completed his clinical internship at Baycrest in Toronto. He uses cognitive behavioural and mindfulness-based approaches to help younger and older adults suffering from anxiety, depression, and difficulties coping with stressful life experiences.
Dr. Hiebert-Murphy received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Manitoba. She completed her clinical psychology internship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Her special interests include couples therapy, family therapy, parenting, and high conflict relationships.
Dr. MacKenzie received her M.Sc. degree and Ph.D. in clinical psychology at the University of Calgary. She completed her clinical psychology residency at the University of Manitoba. Her clinical interests include helping children & adolescents with anxiety, depression, chronic health conditions, emotional regulation difficulties, and attention problems.
Dr. Ediger has a special interest in blending cognitive behaviour therapy with mindfulness based approaches to change and coping. His practice focuses on anxiety, mood difficulties, chronic pain and health concerns in adults and adolescents. He has extensive experience with disability claims and return to work issues.
Dr. Senn received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Concordia University in Montreal, and completed her clinical psychology residency at the University of Manitoba. Her clinical interests include working with adults with anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress, depression, chronic stress, irritable bowel syndrome, chronic pain, and a variety of chronic health conditions.
Dr. Judy Kienas is a registered psychologist with training in both Counselling Psychology (University of North Dakota) and Clinical Psychology (University of Manitoba). Her clinical interests include working with adults and couples from a Cognitive Behavioural Therapy orientation that incorporates elements of Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Emphasis is placed on helping people obtain their goals within the context of a strength-based approach. She enjoys helping people with anxiety, panic attacks, depression, obsessions and compulsions, posttraumatic stress, return to work difficulties, relationship problems, and anger management concerns.
Dr. Patel completed his PhD in Clinical Psychology at Ryerson University in Toronto, ON. He holds specializations in the areas of Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology. In his clinical practice, he provides psychological treatment for a variety of conditions, including depression, anxiety, trauma, stress, and adjustment-related difficulties. He also treats these conditions in the context of different neurological disorders (e.g., traumatic brain injury, stroke, and dementia/caregiver stress). Dr. Patel is passionate about helping his clients achieve their goals and works collaboratively with them to alleviate psychological distress. He primarily draws upon a cognitive-behavioural orientation, but he also often incorporates other evidence-based modalities such as motivational interviewing, mindfulness, and techniques from cognitive rehabilitation.
Dr. Virginia Tze received her Ph.D. in school and clinical child psychology from the University of Alberta. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the University of British Columbia. She has experience in both public and private school systems in Alberta, British Columbia, and Manitoba. Her special interests include individual therapy with children, youth, and young adults.
Dr. Vivienne C. Rowan specializes in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) for anxiety disorders and related conditions. Dr. Rowan received her master's degree in Experimental & Applied Behaviour Analysis and Ph.D. from the University of Manitoba and specialization from the Medical College of Pennsylvania. She focuses on assessment and treatment for trauma and post traumatic stress disorder and in disability management.
Brittany Young Tenn received her B.A. (Hons.) in Psychology from the University of Manitoba and is currently completing a Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology at Adler University. Her clinical interests include working with adults experiencing difficulties with anxiety disorders, mood disorders, trauma symptoms, emotion regulation, and interpersonal relationships. Brittany is particularly interested in working with cross cultural populations.
Chantal Van Landeghem received her Master's degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Manitoba, where she is currently completing her Ph.D. Her clinical interests include working with adolescents and adults who are experiencing anxiety, depression, panic attacks, and stressful life events. She has a particular interest in performance psychology, and has extensive training and experience working with professional athletes.
Cheryl Swanson has a master's degree in psychology from York University. Her clinical interests include working with adults who experience difficulties with anxiety and mood disorders. She uses cognitive behaviour therapy and mindfulness based approaches in her practice. Cheryl has extensive experience with disability claims and return to work issues, and she has a special interest in work-focused cognitive behaviour therapy to help adults remain in the workforce or return to work when they are faced with mental health challenges.
Jessica Zagrodney is currently working on completing her Ph.D. in clinical psychology and has completed her residency in Winnipeg and Brandon MB. Her focus of residency training included work with the military at the Operational Stress Injury Clinic (OSI) with a primary focus on trauma therapy and also at at St. Boniface Hospital, Brandon Regional Hospital, and Brandon Community Mental Health where her focus was on health psychology, in-patient psychiatric work, and general mental health. Jessica also has extensive training working with adults who experience difficulty with depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive and related disorders, post-traumatic stress and trauma symptoms, chronic health concerns, borderline personality disorder and issues with motivation, emotion regulation, distress tolerance, and interpersonal communication.
Ms. Jona Frohlich received her Master's degree in School and Clinical Child Psychology at the University of Alberta and is currently completing her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of Manitoba. Her interests include working with children and adolescents experiencing a variety of challenges (e.g., social-emotional, behavioural, attention) and adults struggling with anxiety, depression, stress, and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Michelle Ward previously received her Master's degree in School Psychology and is currently completing her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of Manitoba. She enjoys working with people of all ages, including children and adolescents experiencing social-emotional and behavioural difficulties, as well as adults struggling to cope with anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and stressful life experiences.
Sarah Petty received her Master's degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Manitoba where she is currently completing her Ph.D. Her clinical interests include working with both adults and adolescents who experience such psychological concerns as anxiety disorders, mood disorders, trauma, and interpersonal difficulties. Ms. Petty has particular interest in working with individuals experiencing panic attacks and social anxiety as well as working with women during the perinatal period (pregnancy and postpartum).
Sydney Kingston received her Master's degree in Clinical Psychology at the University of Manitoba, where she is currently pursuing her Ph.D. She is interested in working with adolescents and adults with various mental health concerns. She is particularly interested in anxiety, social anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, relationship problems, and stress associated with life transitions.