THERAPISTS in Halifax

THERAPISTS IN HALIFAX
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I highly recommend the following therapists. These are the individuals who we’ve sent close friends and family to see when they need assistance, so these are also the ones I recommend to my patients.

The Top Five Reasons Therapy Works (when it is the right fit and the right time)


Dr. K. Ryan Wilson (Tel: 902-407-4757, Email: info@DrRyanWilson.com)

* Disclaimer: Dr. K. Ryan Wilson is the husband of Dr. E. Adriana Wilson, however it should be clear that there is no preferential treatment given. Thus any clients who wish to see Dr. E. A. Wilson must follow the standard clinic policy, as all other patients, for referrals and vice versa.

Dr. Ryan Wilson is the co-creator (alongside Dr. E. Adriana Wilson) of the original Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) protocol currently being used here at Inspired Living Medical. He is also one of the Founding Members of the Association of Positive Psychiatry of Canada (www.appc.ca). Ryan was also the recipient of the first ever Irmingard Lenzer Award for Dedication to Psychotherapy Training at the 12th Annual Halifax ISTDP Immersion (2015). This international conference is hosted by Dr. Allan Abbass, director of the Centre for Emotions and Health and a master clinician, and brings clinicians from around the world together for an immersion in ISTPD.

  • THERAPY:
  • CLIENT POPULATIONS:
    • Works with adults and teens dealing with Depression, Anxiety, Insomnia, Stress, Unexplained Physical Symptoms, Pain issues, Relationship difficulties, Personality issues and some Addiction. (He does not work with active Psychosis or Bipolar populations).
  • COGNITIVE & NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT:
    • For children and adults to assist in diagnosis and provide treatment recommendations to optimize the outcomes for individuals with Learning Difficulties, ADHD, head-injury and post- stroke recovery

Dr. Jason Chatman

(Tel: 902-407-4757; Email: DrJasonChatman@gmail.com)

  • THERAPY:
  • CLIENT POPULATIONS: 
    • Works with families, couples, teenagers and youth, especially well versed with Diversity issues and gender identity issues

Dr. G. Hann & Associates

(Tel: 902-453-8336; Email: info@hannpsychologicalservices.com)


Michael Belgrave

(Tel: 902-407-5166; Email: belgravect@eastlink.ca)

  • THERAPY:
    • Provides Emotion Focused Therapy, Couples Therapy, Family Therapy, Parenting Assistance, and Attachment Informed interventions
  • CLIENT POPULATIONS: 
    • Works with adults and children, with couples, families, teenagers and youth, especially well versed with religious issues and trauma issues

Dr. Erika Baker & Associates

(Tel: 902-445-3851; Email: admin@ericabaker.ca)

  • COGNITIVE & NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT:
    • For children and adults, (including individuals with diagnosed or suspected Autism), to assist in diagnosis and provide treatment recommendations to optimize the outcomes for individuals with Learning Difficulties, ADHD, head-injury
    • For more information go to www.ericabaker.ca

Dr. Maria Patriquin 

(Tel:(902) 406-1500; website: www.livingwellihc.ca )

Dr. Maria Patriquin is a family physician and founder of Living Well. She has subspecialty training in women’s health, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction and ACT/CBT. She is the Mental Health Program Committee Atlantic Canada Representative for the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the recipient of of the 2016 Patient Medical Home 60/20 Care & Compassion Award Grant from the CFPC and offers the following services:

 

  • MINDFULNESS BASED GROUP STRESS REDUCTION (Covered by MSI
    • For children and adult patients, health professionals & educators