Helen Orton, M.Ed.


EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

Online Therapy

About Me

I work primarily with issues of stress and trauma. I also help my client issues using an eclectic mix of all the therapeutic styles I have learned. I believe clients have the strength and will to find what works for them and my job is to help them find their way to health.

Education & Experience

I have a Visual Arts degree, a B.A. in psychology and an M.Ed. in Counselling. I have worked since 1998 as a private practitioner. Prior to that I worked in Children's Mental Health; as a School Counsellor; and doing groups for Career Planning and Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Registered Psychotherapist EMDR Consultant and member of EMDRIA and EMDRAC Member of the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Group
  • Seniors
  • Underserved


  • English


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