Janis Johnston, M.Psych Counselling, Art & Play Therapist, EMDR

Preferred Name: Janis

About Me

- Educated in Ontario and have worked mainly in BC and Ontario since 1998. - Single parent attending UWO university and taking 3 programs simultaneously ( M,Ed Psych Counselling /Art Therapy /Play Therapy ) - Board Member (2yrs) for Ontario OACCPP - Board Member (2 yrs) for UWO Board of Creativity Kings College

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 1 - Front lineTherapist for assessment, planning & treatment for high risk Children, Youth & Families - University Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist for Student population - Regional SW Ontario Clinical Consultant - Canadian National Trauma Team Member - 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

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

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

Specialty Area

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

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Couples
  • Expats
  • Families
  • Group
  • Seniors

Language

  • English

Insurance

  • Sliding Scale