Dr. Dawn McBride, owner of Dawn Psychological Services, Corp.
Registered Psychologist (clinical) since 2003 & Tenured Associate Professor (20+ years teaching)
Academic & Clinical Expertise: Canadian Professional Ethics, Complex Trauma, & Challenging Cases
USA Trained In: EMDR, Somatic Experiencing, Structural Dissociation, & Transactional Analysis
OVERVIEW OF SERVICES
Professional Development & Training: PD trainings, workshops, and educational presentations–at local, provincial, national, and international levels–to school counsellors, non-profit and for-profit counselling agencies (with a particular interest in helping women’s shelters), and the general public. For more information, please click on the green heading in this paragraph.
Educational-Coaching Support Services: A variety of emergency, one-time, to regular support services are available - it is framed as a confidential, educational, and supportive service offered (on a sliding scale) to workers/agencies from any background. For more information, please click on the green heading in this paragraph.
Supervision Services: Primary and secondary supervision for those in Alberta–on a sliding scale–to those seeking registration. For more information, please click on the green heading in this paragraph.
Clinical Services: Clinical and counselling services (individual, group, and some couples counselling) to youth and adults. Specialization: Trauma (e.g. assault, car accidents, first responders, medical surgeries) and family violence, life stress and transitions, and severe mental health disorders (e.g., OCD, dissociation, borderline PD, self-harm, PTSD, bipolar). The range of treatment options is quite extensive, and they are detailed under the expertise tab, the counselling tab, or please click on the green heading at the start of this paragraph.