Bachelor of Arts degree (BA)
Graduate Intern Counsellor
Christy is a Graduate Intern Counsellor from Yorkville University, currently working on her Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology. Her breadth of life experience comes from working in various areas of Vancouver, as well as travelling and volunteering internationally. Since 2008, Christy has assisted individuals of all ages, including athletes, those with physical and mental challenges, as well as business professionals in providing strategies and support for various areas of mental health. She comes with a desire and passion to connect with and understand the uniqueness of every client she meets.
Christy believes that the body, mind, and spirit are interconnected and interdependent. This holistic thinking supports her in integrating practices such as exercise, diet, community, and recreation into her work with clients. In addition, Christy works with clients to challenge their thinking patterns, set goals and find their passions, with her overarching goal being for each client to become stronger and more self-sufficient.
Christy uses Cognitive-Behavioral Theory (CBT), Mindfulness, and Solution-Focused approaches to address her clients’ individualized needs. Whether dealing with anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, or simply a more active coaching approach to improve on their ever-thriving life, Christy believes that through collaboration clients can see the potential in their lives and foster growth. Christy’s aim is to partner with clients by listening to and exploring with them, to help them thrive amidst the array of circumstance that they are experiencing.
Christy provides counselling services in English.
Graduate Intern Counsellor, Christy McLeod, is currently accepting new referrals at our Downtown Vancouver location on Saturdays. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request information about booking a first meeting and you will receive a reply from Central Booking to assist in the process.
Christy is also accepting new referrals at our Vancouver / Broadway location where she sees clients on Tuesdays. Please email email@example.com to request information about booking a first meeting and you will receive a reply from Central Booking to assist in the process.