Shabnam Tabar-Pessian, BSc

In life, we are constantly faced with difficulties and moments that test us as individuals. I strongly believe that no one should feel stuck in unhealthy patterns or left to navigate stressful situations alone. As a therapist, my greatest desire is to empower my clients to connect with their inner strength, develop effective coping strategies…

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Brittany Peddle, HBA

I am currently completing my Master of Psychology degree with a graduate certificate in trauma psychotherapy, My professional interests are in psychotherapies, particularly EMDR, CPT, CBT and DBT, IPT, SFT, and Narrative therapy. I am also interested in neurofeedback, vagus nerve training, holotropic breathwork, mindfulness, and psychedelic medicines. My personal interests include cooking, dance, yoga,…

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Alisha Jiwani, MA

I have been providing psychotherapy for the last eight years to individuals struggling with mood and anxiety disorders, adjustment difficulties, relational problems, trauma and stressor-related disorders, severe mental illness and addictions. My clinical work includes psychoeducational, diagnostic, workplace injury, motor vehicle accident, immigration, and disability assessments. I have worked with both high and low functioning…

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Dr. Sharleen McDowall, Psy. D.

My love for psychology has been with me since I can remember. Someone once told me to look at my bookshelf and it will reveal what I’m most passionate about. In doing so, I realized that I loved psychology, nutrition, fitness, and spirituality. Twenty years later, guess what I still enjoy reading? Yes, that’s correct…

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