Leanne Fessler, M.A., R.C.C.
Masters in Counselling Psychology
Registered Clinical Counsellor #3000
Leanne joined the practice in October 2017 bringing years of clinical experience from her work in both the non-profit sector and private practice. She is a graduate of the Masters of Counselling Program at UBC and continues to enjoy learning through professional development and lessons from the school of life. Prior to private practice, she enjoyed counseling in diverse settings such as CHIMO Community Services, Family Services of Greater Vancouver and University of British Columbia Counselling Services. Leanne’s approach involves a blend of listening, resource-building, practical solutions/skill-building, creativity and insight – with client collaboration at the forefront. Leanne takes special interest in little clients with big dreams.
Therapeutic approaches may include:
- Somatic Transformation (body-based/relational approach to trauma)
- Expressive Arts Therapy
- Play Therapy Methods
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy / Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
- Narrative Therapy
- Interpersonal approaches
- Family Systems
- Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy
Areas of practice:
- Individuals / Adults
- Children / Adolescents
- Grief & Loss
- Children’s Concerns
- Life Transitions
- Stress management
Leanne Fessler is in the office Tuesdays 9:00-4:00. She can be reached to schedule or change an appointment via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (604) 536-0733 or cell phone (778) 840-5557.