Janis Johnston, M.Psych Counseling, Art & Play Therapist, EMDR 1&2

Preferred Name: Janis

EMDR Trainer

About Me

- M. Psych Counseling Degree Western University in Canada (UWO) - Post-Grad Art Therapy Diploma UWO - Post-Grad Play Therapy UWO - Board Member (2yrs) - Ontario OACCPP - Board Member (2 yrs) - Board of Creativity UWO - Regional Clinical Consultant for SW Ontario Affiliates

Education & Experience

- BA - UWO - M.Ed. Psych Counselling - UWO - Post-Grad Diploma in Art Therapy - UWO - Certificate in Play Therapy - UWO - EMDR Child Specialist - Level 2 - Regional SW Ontario Clinical Consultant - Canadian National Trauma Team Member - Front LineTherapist for assessment, planning & treatment for high-risk Children, Youth & Families - Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist for UWO University Student population - Private Practice and Non-Profit Positions: - Private Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist for Children, Youth, Couples, and Families - Agency Project Manager - Agency Supervisor of Early Childhood Treatment Program for new Canadians - Child Art & Play Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist. for Children's Aid Society Toronto and the BC Ministry of Child & Family Development high-risk populations

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

- Board Member (2yrs) for Ontario OACCPP - Board Member (2 yrs) for UWO Board of Creativity

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Moral Injury
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • Couples
  • Expats
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Seniors

Language

  • English

Insurance

  • Sliding Scale