Changeways Clinical Team
Below you will find brief descriptions of each of our clinical team. Click on their photos or names to find more extensive information. To make an appointment with any of our psychologists, please call Changeways Clinic at 604 871 0490 during office hours, or email us at email@example.com. Not sure who you might like to see? No problem! Call Heather at our office and she can help identify a person who might suit your needs.
Dr Strub provides psychotherapy for anxiety or excessive worry, phobias (e.g., fear of germs, needles), low mood/depression, self-esteem, adjustment difficulties (e.g., life changes or transitions, loss and grief, pandemic-related concerns), stress-management, burnout, relational problems, and other challenges. Services in English and French.
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Boaz Saffer provides evidence-based treatment for individuals experiencing symptoms of depression, post-traumatic stress disorder and trauma, difficulties regulating emotions, and urges to self-harm. He also has experience working with individuals who engage in disordered eating and those coping with chronic health conditions. Learn more by visiting his page, here.
Dr Bhimji uses evidence-based treatments to address an array of presenting concerns including mood and anxiety disorders, trauma-related disorders, early psychosis, as well as general life adjustments and transitions. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr Sarah Coupland provides individual evidence-based treatment for first responders and those struggling with exposure to traumatic or difficult events, as well as those adjusting to life changes (e.g., grief, loss, and relationship breakdowns). She also provides treatment to those needing help with managing stress, substance use difficulties, and interpersonal conflict. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr. MacDonald provides individual cognitive behavioural therapy for anxiety, grief, depression, trauma, loss, and coping with loss, injury, and chronic health conditions. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr. Srikameswaran provides individual treatment for eating disorders including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder, as well as mental health problems that often co-occur with eating disorders, such as depression, anxiety disorders, and PTSD. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr. Howson provides individual cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) and mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) for depression, the anxiety disorders, and psychosis. Additional areas of interest and expertise include the services for lesbian and gay clients, and the integration of motivational enhancement and dialectical behaviour therapy in the treatment of concurrent disorders (addictions and mental health). Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr. Sarah Cockell provides evidence based psychotherapy for eating disorders, issues related to health conditions, depression (including post partum depression), anxiety, trauma, and relationship issues. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr. Paterson provides one-to-one evidence based psychotherapy for depression, the anxiety disorders, difficulties adjusting to significant life challenges and changes, and concerns related to sexual orientation. He is the author of Your Depression Map, The Assertiveness Workbook, Private Practice Made Simple, and the blog at www.psychologysalon.com. Learn more by visiting his page, here. Due to teaching and related commitments, Dr Paterson is not taking on new clients at this time.
Dr. Nay provides individual cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for adults with anxiety, depression, grief, and adjustment difficulties, particularly in the context of medical diagnoses and chronic health issues. She also treats persistent sleep difficulties using cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia (CBT-I). Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Nena Wang provides evidence-based treatment for specific anxiety-related concerns such as generalized anxiety, panic attacks, obsessive-compulsive disorder, social anxiety, and health anxiety. She also has a special interest in working with individuals experiencing symptoms of psychosis. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Katherine Hanniball is a PhD Candidate in the Clinical Psychology program at Simon Fraser University. She has experience treating adults with mood and anxiety disorders, stress, trauma, and adjustment to difficult life circumstances. She works under the supervision of Drs Kivisalu and Shahin at Changeways Clinic. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr. Kivisalu uses evidence-based interventions in therapy to help individuals manage symptoms of anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, trichotillomania, life stress, work-life balance, and self-esteem/self-confidence. She also possesses experience working with health professionals during their training and residency. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr. Cook provides individual cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for depression and anxiety as well as trauma, anger, substance use disorder. She also provides treatment for psychotic and bipolar disorders, and problematic personality traits. Dr. Cook has an interest in working with people struggling with interpersonal or workplace conflict. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr. Prober provides individual cognitive behavioral therapy for anxiety disorders, depression, and problems with adjustment to life challenges. In particular, she is a specialist in the treatment of trauma-related disorders and incorporates acceptance-based strategies into her work. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr. Young provides individual cognitive behavioural treatment for adults with anxiety disorders, depression, anger, and grief. In addition she has expertise in helping people learn how to adopt a healthy lifestyle and manage chronic health conditions successfully. Learn more by visiting her page, here.
Dr. Menon provides cognitive behaviour therapy for individuals suffering from severe and recurrent depression, including post-hospitalization care, and for those experiencing psychosis and severe mental illness (including symptoms such as hallucinations and paranoia). Learn more by visiting his page, here.
Dr. Jaleh Shahin provides individual cognitive behavioural therapy for adults experiencing anxiety-related difficulties, depression, burnout, and relationship issues. Learn more by visiting her page, here.