Clare Acheson

Registered Provisional Psychologist, EMDR Trained

Existing Clients Only


Clare's Rate: $150/hour

Accepted Insurance Plans:

  • Blue Cross

  • Great-West Life

  • Green Shield Canada

Please call 780-467-0700 to request an in-person session.

Clare's Specializations

Clare specializes in helping adults, teenagers (14 to 19), and pre-teens (11 to 13) with generalized anxiety, social anxiety, trauma and post traumatic stress disorder. She is also passionate about helping LGBTQ+ youths and adults cope with the unique difficulties that they face.




Clare can also help with:

Clare is an EMDR trained, registered provisional psychologist who fosters an open and compassionate environment while working with a variety of issues including depression, stress, anger, self-harm, couples problems, gender dysphoria, transitioning, LGBTQ+ support, and more.

Anxiety Disorders



Developmental Disorders

Domestic Abuse

Family Conflict

Gender Dysphoria

Gender Exploration



Intellectual Disability

Peer Relationships



Sexual Abuse

Suicidal Ideation

Teen Violence

Women's Issues

LGBTQ+ Support

Clare's experience counselling at the Pride Center of Edmonton provided her with opportunities to support clients identifying as non-cis gender or non-heterosexual.

She has a great deal of experience supporting trans youth and adults (and their families) through the process of gender exploration and transition in Alberta.


Clare's Approaches

Clare's gentle and impactful approach is grounded in evidence based practises, including cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), eye-movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR), and solution focused therapy (SFT).