Ms. Wendy L Gruhlke-Smar Smar, RCSW

Preferred Name: Wendy

EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

I have worked in the addiction and mental health field since 1993 and currently work in public health as well as hold a part-time online practice. I am only doing virtual therapy at this time. Even thought I have marked specialty areas, I have been a generalist for many years and have worked with many different addiction and mental health issues.

Education & Experience

Rehabilitation Diploma Early Childhood Development Certificate Indigenous Counselling Certificates Master of Social Work Clinical Social Work

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Alberta College of Social Work

Specialty Area

  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Suicide Risk
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • Couples
  • Group
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Underserved


  • English