Masters of Arts in Counselling Student
Virtual and In-person
Accepting New Clients
Marianne's Fee: $60/hour
Marianne is a practicum student who specializes in working with children working with children using techniques based on Theraplay principles, as well as adolescents (12+) who are struggling with anxiety, depression, suicidal ideation, and trauma (PTSD). She also works with couples to strengthen bonds, nurture intimacy and foster trust.
Who Can Marianne Work With?
Marianne can help her clients with:
Trauma and PTSD
Marianne is trained to use a variety of approaches including cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), mindfulness, acceptance and commitment therapy, solution focused therapy, and structural therapy to enable her clients to understand, process, and heal from their struggles. She has also signed up for theraplay, a workshop that addresses ways to help children improve self esteem, build attachment, increase trust, and develop resilience in the face of challenges. Marianne is committed to continuous learning and has signed up to learn more about Hakomi, hypnosis and EMDR to further build her toolbox to help her clients.
More about Marianna
Marianne enjoys spending time with her two cats, but when she is out an about, she loves going for walks and hiking in the beautiful paths around Edmonton or the mountains. In her free time, she does photography and photo editing and immerses herself in diverse cultural experiences, learning about other cultures and new languages whenever possible.
Marianne is an avid reader and a researcher which helped enrich her knowledge of diverse mental health areas and neuroscience in general. She taught science courses to college students for a long time and loved to be around young people who come from all over the world. She teaches them the curriculum, but they teach her how our world is changing from year to year!