Counselling

Michelle Hamilton, Beyond Balance Counselling & ConsultingMichelle Hamilton is a Registered Psychologist (College of Alberta Psychologists) and a Certified Counsellor (Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association).

Psychologists work with people who want help to change their thoughts, emotions and behaviours. Counselling/therapy is a collaborative relationship between the client and a psychologist. It provides a safe, confidential, supportive environment to talk openly about your concerns and feelings.

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Michelle is a Certified EMDR therapist (EMDRIA). EMDR therapy is an important evidence informed psychotherapy developed for treating trauma and PTSD. EMDR has helped millions of people of all ages find relief from the impact of psychological trauma and or other negative life experiences. EMDR helps reduce the distress or distrubance that remains long after an upsetting event is over. Please click here for more information about EMDR.

Issues that may respond well to counselling include:

  • Anxiety
  • Home and work related stress
  • Burnout and Compassion Fatigue
  • Life balance/Self-care
  • Depression
  • Life stage issues and transitions
  • Parenting and family problems
  • Teen-parent conflict
  • Relationship and communication problems
  • Separation and divorce
  • Low self-esteem
  • Grief and Loss
  • Health and wellness
  • Negative thinking habits

Fees: $180 per hour for individual therapy and $200 per hour for couples therapy.

Many health benefits plans offered by employers will include Registered Psychologists as providers under extended health care benefits, so clients with such plans can submit my reciept to their insurance plan for reimbursement, up to a certain amount per year.

For more information or to book an appointment, please call Michelle at 780 808 1593 or E-mail michelle@beyond-balance.com

Client Intake Information Form

Parental Consent for Child (under 18) Form