INDIGENOUS 

PSYCHOLOGICAL

SERVICES

Psychological and Counselling Services for Indigenous Clients but not limited to Indigenous Populations. We provide services to all populations residing in Alberta. 

 

Virtual Admin hours are 

Tuesday and Friday

9:30am-4:30pm

Call: 587-594-9855 or Book Online:

Telehealth Throughout Alberta

In-Person Locations:

Slave Lake, Enoch and Edmonton

Free consults, intake or help with setting up for services: 

Monday-Thursday

10:00am-12:00pm.

Drop-Ins are welcome. 

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We offer integrated services for clients seeking Indigenous, BIPOC and Non-Indigenous people.

We are immersed in culture that we share on Turtle Island and believe in being inclusive to everyone.

Our team believes in the Two-Eyed Seeing Approach when it comes to helping clients. As well as, the importance of culturally and trauma informed care. All members have specialization of services and have to undergo ongoing training  

 Client can access coverage through First Nations Inuit Health Branch and Insurance Coverage.  

Our Provisional and Registered Psychologist are Providers for Insurance Companies. 

Trauma and culturally informed Counsellors and Psychologists

offer a range of therapeutic techniques to fit the needs of clients throughout Alberta.

Trauma informed counselling includes: EMDR, Somatic Experiencing, cultural counselling, and client centred techniques. 

Each counsellor has their own speciality and training. 

Group therapy is provided by facilitators that are trained in Indigenous knowledge and trauma informed techniques. 

Mens Cultural Group

Saturday 10:00am-12:00pm

Located at 17510-102ave. 

Women's Grief and Trauma  Circle:

Time 10:00am-12:00pm

Located: 17510-102ave.

Women's Trauma EMDR Group

Located: Telehealth

May 1, 2022

Each Psychologist, Counsellors and  Consultant has a range of abilities and expertise. They provide training and workshops throughout Alberta. 

Rattle Making Workshop

Location: 17510-102ave

May 14, 2022

TIME: 1:00pm-4:00pm

Cost $125.00

Everyone Welcome!

 

Presentations for: Schools, Workplaces, Communities, and Nations.

A team created to embody the wellness and healing of our Medicine Wheel  and Holistic Approaches. 

BIPOC Counselling

Counsellors promoting health and well-being for Black Indigenous and People of Color. Counsellors help people in communities addressing systemic discrepancies, and racism. All our Counsellors have BIPOC training.

Couples Counselling 

Couples Counselling helps couples improve communication, overcome trust, rebuild foundation, and learn how to strengthen the resiliency and  friendship within. Providers include: Danielle Newsome, Leigh Sheldon  and Kelly Hawreliak.

Indigenous Counsellor 

Counsellors that specialize in Indigenous counselling and land based healing. Clients learn how to integrate teachings and sharing of traditional values while in session. Counsellors can self-identify as Indigenous or training in the field of Indigenous research and specialization.

Providers include Kelly Hawreliak.

 

EMDR Therapy 

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing is a trauma informed techniques designed to alleviate distress associated to traumatic memories.  Leigh Sheldon, Candace Hamilton, Sheila Vaughan, Kelly Hawreliak, Kathleen Golosky and Horeya Mosavi are EMDR Therapists,

FNIHB Provider 

Clients can access 20 free sessions per year. FNIHB providers are trauma informed Registered Psychologists. Only Registered Psychologist are providers. Clients that have Treaty Status can access this service for free. IRS funding allows for 60 free sessions per year. 

Providers include: Sheila Vaughan, Leigh Sheldon, Brittany Travis, Adriana Henderson, Kathleen Golosky and Candace Hamilton.

Play Therapy 

Therapy through play. Children learn healthy emotional expression and regulation through play based techniques.  Kathleen Golosky is certified in Therapy Play for children. 

Sliding Fee Counselling 

Affordable counselling for clients that are looking to access counselling support.  Our interns  can offer first three sessions free. Mental Health Therapists can also offer sliding fee scale counselling. 

 

Family Sharing Circles

Traditional Family Circles include and Elder or knowledge keeper alongside a counsellor. Circles focus on healing the family in a traditional way. Providers Include Leigh Sheldon and Kelly Hawreliak. 

Somatic Counselling 

Somatic Counselling is a trauma informed technique that is body focused with healing the nervous system and re-patterning the brain.  Providers include Marcus Johnston and Leigh Sheldon

Family Counselling 

Family counselling help the family rebuild a stronger sense of unity and relationships. Counsellors strengthening the bond within the family. Providers Include Leigh Sheldon and Kelly Hawreliak. 

Youth and Adolescent Counselling 

Counselling specifically for youth and adolescents. Techniques help  with emotional expression and healthy coping skills. 

Immigration and Refugee Counselling 

Counselling that focuses on the upheaval cultural and economic stress. Counsellors support advocate and connect clients with community supports. Providers include: Horeya Mosavi, Ola Omotosho, Candace Hamilton and Ruta Nuguse.

Holistic Counselling 

Holistic counselling is looks at the whole person. It includes approaches that focus on the mind, body and spirit. Helping the whole person is key to feeling grounded and balanced. All of our practitioners are holistic providers. 

LGBQTIA2S Counselling

Two Spirit counselling is a safe place to explore identity, healthy expression, sensitivity and support. Counsellors address clinical issues, exploration and coming out phase. 

 

Mental Health Therapist 

Therapist that can assist with mental health diagnosis. Diagnosis includes: anxiety, depression, post traumatic symptoms, and chronic stress.

PSYCHOLOGIST & FNIHB PROVIDERS 

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Adriana Henderson

Registered Psychologist 

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Leigh Sheldon 

Registered Psychologist 

Executive Director

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Sheila Vaughan

Registered Psychologist

Psychiatric Nurse 

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Kathleen Golosky

Registered Child Psychologist 

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Brittany Travis 

Registered Psychologist 

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Candace Hamilton

Registered Psychologist 

Trauma Informed Therapist

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Kelly Hawreliak

Indigenous Counselling

EMDR Therapist

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Marcus Johnstone

Holistic Counselling 

Somatic  Counselling 

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Horeya Mosavi

EMDR Counselling 

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Sliding Fee Scale Counselling

Provisional Psychologist 

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Ola Omotosho

Registered Provisional Psychologist

Virtual Admin Team

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Nadine Arcand

FNIHB Specialist 

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Sarah Vo

VIrtual Admin

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Multiple Location: 

Edmonton,

West End Location:

#104-17510 102 Avenue

T5S 1K2

Enoch AB, Box 917, T7X 3Y3

 

Telehealth Throughout Alberta

Slave Lake Alberta, Regional Office. 

 

 

TO BOOK ONLINE:

1.) Please click Book Online

2.) Press BOOK NOW, on the top right of Owl Portal.

3.) You will need to click the West End Location or Telehealth. West End location is also booking for Telehealth sessions.

4.) Click on Therapist

5.) Choose a Service.

All three items (location, therapist and service) have to chosen in order to book a session.

6.) ALL Clients need to CREATE AN ACCOUNT THROUGH OWL

and verify their account.

7.) Your appointment will not be confirmed unless you check your email for a verification email. This is important. 

8.) Log into your account to access your Video session or appointments, 

Your account will confirm your bookings, upcoming sessions,  invoices and client information.

Call or Text 587-594-9855 if you have any questions.

 

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With our Circle of Laws that guide us,
we facilitate professional services that can
create a greater well-being for our clients.
Providing Services Throughout Alberta.