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Hi,
I'm Myriame

a Bilingual Registered Clinical Counsellor in Vancouver, BC

Please note that I am not currently taking on new clients until the Fall 2024.

 

I'm passionate about helping you lead a meaningful life by exploring, connecting and healing your experiences in counselling.

I'll work with you to build the emotional awareness and resilience to create change by being supportive, curious, authentic and compassionate.

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Background & Approach

I have worked in the field of health and wellness for over a decade supporting different populations with varying challenges. Currently, I mostly work with individuals living with chronic illnesses (or diseases) and their families, supporting them through consulting and counselling services in order to live their best lives today. In the past, I worked in private and public settings supporting families with children diagnosed with neuro-developmental disorders and behavioural challenges. 

I have a passion for helping individuals lead a meaningful life through emotionally-focused and somatically-informed approaches, such as mindfulness, accelerated experiential dynamic psychotherapy (AEDP), eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR), cognitive processing therapy (CPT)). 

I gratefully work and live on unceded Indigenous land belonging to the Coast Salish peoples, including the territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Səl̓ílwətaʔ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

Education & Certifications

Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology | Adler University, Vancouver 

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology & Sociology | Queen's University, Kingston

Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC#15731) | British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors

Canadian Certified Counsellor (CCC#12311) | Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association 

Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy (AEDP) Essential Skills (Level II)

Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy (AEDP) Immersion (Level I)

Allied Team Training for Parkinson's™  Certification

Emergency Worker Trauma Certification (Occupational Awareness Training for Therapists)

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy

Expressive Play Therapy (Level I) 

San’yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training: Core Mental Health 

Areas of Support

I have a special interest in working with individuals living with chronic illnesses, and those experiencing:

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Grief & loss

  • Burnout

  • Trauma

  • Life transitions

  • Personal growth/Emotional awareness

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