Katlyn is a Registered Psychotherapist with 10 years of experience in the field of mental health and addiction. Katlyn’s experience has allowed her to specialize in working with individuals impacted by substance use, depression, anxiety, trauma, personality disorders, stress, and grief and loss. She integrates a variety of modalities into her practice including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI) and Attachment and Trauma Focused Therapy.
Katlyn understands that reaching out and connecting can be difficult, and an important step on the therapeutic journey. Asking for help is a sign of resilience that can be nurtured and built upon in a supportive environment. Katlyn values a client-centred approach and creates a warm and welcoming atmosphere where clients can feel safe and supported to share without judgment. Katlyn has a passion for helping clients find healing, strength, and hope in their life.
Education: Katlyn holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and a diploma in Addiction Studies through McMaster University. She is also a Certified Trauma Integration Clinician (CTIC) through the Attachment and Trauma Treatment Centre for Healing. She has been a registered Psychotherapist with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario since 2017.