Tracey Hand-Breckenridge MDiv., RP
Tracey works with people of all ages who are living with the effects of trauma, depression and anxiety, ADHD, spiritual/religious concerns and with couples and families. She has special interest in working with first responders and medical practitioners. Tracey has a gentle approach and uses a variety of modalities with her patients, depending on each person’s specific needs. Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) and neurofeedback are two of her most effective tools, and she also utilises somatic, narrative and brief therapies, as well as cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). Tracey is a Registered Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario, a Certified Psycho-Spiritual Therapist and Provisional Supervisor-Educator with the Canadian Association for Spiritual Care, earned a Master of Divinity from the University of Trinity College at the University of Toronto, and completed a rigorous psycho-spiritual care residency at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton.
Valerie works with people and couples of all ages who are ready to live their best lives. She helps you explore self-esteem, anxiety, phobias and OCD, depression, addiction, stress and trauma, as well as career issues. She has experience counselling people about relationship building, conflict resolution, mindfulness and self-actualization. A very empathetic, intuitive and supportive therapist, Val is trained in Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), and has considerable knowledge and experience working with spirituality and spiritual exploration, particularly from an Indigenous perspective. Val completed her Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology, and is a member of the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario.
Yvonne McEachern MACP (Candidate), RP (Qualifying)
Working through crises in the lives of youth and young adults is an area in which Yvonne has lots of experience, providing a strong foundation from which to help you, or a young person whom you love. She also works with people of all age ranges. Currently completing the final steps of her Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology at Yorkville University, she also has a BA in Psychology, and a Certificate in Children’s Mental Health. Yvonne is skilled at listening with compassion and without judgement, supporting you as you work towards your goals of wellness and self-discovery. Like the rest of our staff, Yvonne is trained in Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EDMR) (her superpower for working with trauma, PTSD, depression, anxiety and more), cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and narrative therapy.