DIRECTORY OF BRAINSPOTTING PROFESSIONALS

The following practitioners have completed at least Phase One (Beginning) Brainspotting Training.

Some have completed Phase Two (Intermediate) Brainspotting training, and many have completed additional advanced training which will be listed on their profile.

 

There are Two Phases in the basic Brainspotting training;

  •     Phase One (Beginning, 3 days) BSP Trainee

  •     Phase Two (Intermediate, 3 days) BSP Practitioner

 

All trainings provided by or organized by Brainspotting Canada, are approved by David Grand and the Brainspotting Training Institute (BTI) in New York, NY, USA, and are taught in alignment with the way BSP Phase One and Two training's are taught world-wide.

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The following practitioners have completed at least Phase One (Beginning) Brainspotting Training.

Some have completed Phase Two (Intermediate) Brainspotting training, and many have completed additional Advanced training which will be listed on their profile page.

There are Two Phases in the basic Brainspotting training;

    Phase One (Beginning, 3 days) BSP Trainee

    Phase Two (Intermediate, 3 days) BSP Practitioner

All trainings provided by or organized by Brainspotting Canada, are approved by David Grand and the Brainspotting Training Institute (BTI) in New York, NY, USA, and are taught in alignment with the way BSP Phase  One and Two training's are taught world-wide.

BRAINSPOTTING PROFESSIONALS

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DAVID ARCHER

PRIVATE PRACTICE

REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1

Works in Montreal,  Quebec

Modalities:  Individuals, Couples, Families

Client Focus:  Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Race, Culture, & Sexual Identity, Mindfulness Meditation, Stress Management, Emotion Regulation

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LINDA BECKETT (she, her)

PRIVATE PRACTICE

REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Kingston, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Children (0-12), Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties:  

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ANNA BELL (she, her)

PRIVATE PRACTICE

REGISTERED CLINICAL COUNSELLOR

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Certified Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2, Phase 3, Phase 4, Intensive, Masterclass, Brainspotting and Addictions, Brainspotting Expansion

Works in Vancouver, British Columbia

Modalities:  Individuals, Groups

Client Focus:  Children (0-12), Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Trauma, Anxiety, Life Transitions, Mood Disorders, Personality Disorders, Addiction, Eating Disorders, Immigration/Cultural Adjustment, Stress and Questions Related to Self-Development and Finding a New Meaning for Life

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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JULIE BROWN (she, her)

PYSCHOTHERAPIST

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1

Works in Guelph, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals, Couples

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  

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JULIE BROWN (she, her)

REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST

GUELPH FAMILY HEALTH TEAM

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Guelph, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals, Couples, Groups

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Trauma and Attachment Issues, Anxiety, Depression, Self-Esteem, Relational

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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JACQUELINE BUCKLEY

CANADIAN CERTIFIED COUNSELLOR

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1

Works in Fredericton, New Brunswick

Modalities:  Individuals, Groups

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Anxiety, Trauma, Anger Management

Online Sessions:  Counselling

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MOOKY CHERIAN (he, him)

REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1

Works in Toronto, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Men's Issues, Developmental Trauma, Anger, Rage, Shame

Online Sessions:  Brainspotting

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ANDREA AZURDIA (she, her)

PRIVATE PRACTICE

REGISTERED PSYCHOLOGIST

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Nepean,  Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals, Families

Client Focus:  Children (o-12), Adolescents (13-17)

Specialties:  Anxiety, Depression, Family Relationships, Behaviour Difficulties, Parenting, Interpersonal Relationships

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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MICHELLE BENTLEY

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2, Attachment Focused

Works in Ottawa, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals, Couples, Families

Client Focus:  Children (0-12), Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Anxiety, Depression, Parenting, Families, Pastoral

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SANDRA BERNARD

REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2, Intensive

Works in Nepean, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals, Couples

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties: 

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DR. KRIS BOKSMAN (she, her)

REGISTERED PSYCHOLOGIST

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Certified Brainspotting Therapist, Consultant

Phase 1, Phase 2, Phase 3, Phase 4, Clearing Limbic Countertransference - Enhancing Attunement, Going for the Roots Specialty Workshop, Brainspotting and Addictions, Hero's Journey,  Brainspotting Expansion, Moviespotting, Brainspotting with Adoption, Improve Your Intake-Improve Your Outcomes, From Freeze to Thaw

Works in Kingston, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Depression, PTSD/Trauma, Narcissistic Abuse, High Achievers & High Performers, Professionals with Career Stress, Burnout & Trauma (CEOs, Therapists, Lawyers, Physicians), Burnout, Psychotherapy, Psychotherapy Business Consultation, Business Mindset Coaching, Brainspotting Practice Coaching & Skill Development

Online Sessions:  Psychotherapy, Psychotherapy Business Consultation, Business Mindset Coaching, Brainspotting Consultation

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ANNE BOLAND

REGISTERED PSYCHOLOGIST

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1

Works in Ottawa, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties: 

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HELENA BORGERS

REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Toronto, Ontario

Modalities: Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Trauma, Anxiety, Grief, PTSD, Adverse Childhood Experiences, Panic Attacks

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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KIM BULGER

REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL COUNSELLOR

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1

Works in Ottawa, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals, Couples, Groups

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Addictions, Relationship Conflict, PTSD/Trauma, Self-Esteem 

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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CORINNE BYERLAY (she, her)

NEURO-PSYCHOTHERAPIST

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2, Brainspotting - Love, Connectivity & Attachment through the Lifespan

Works in Canada

Modalities:  Individuals & Peer Support Groups

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Operational Stress Injuries for Military, Veterans, First Responders; Disaster Relief Chaplain with ICISF; Moral Injury; Performance-enhancement for Athletes, Performing Artists and Executives, Loss, Bereavement and Grief Counselling.

Online Sessions:  Counselling 

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PEGGY CALDWELL (she, her)

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REGISTERED CLINICAL SOCIAL WOKRER

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Ottawa, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  ​Anxiety, Co-Dependence, Aging, and Workplace or Relationship Conflicts.

Online Sessions:  Counselling

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MARY ANN CARMICHAEL (she, her)

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REGISTERED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Certified Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2, Phase 3, Phase 4, Masterclass, Brainspotting and Addictions, Hero's Journey, Brainspotting Expansion, Improve your Intake - Improve your Outcomes, Connecting the Rainbow - BSP to Treat Perinatal Trauma

Works in Ottawa, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Complex Trauma

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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DR. ANDREE CAZABON

REGISTERED PSYCHOLOGIST

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Certified Brainspotting Therapist, Consultant-In-Training

Phase 1, Phase 2, Phase 3, Phase 4, Intensive, Masterclass, Brainspotting and Addictions, Clearing Limbic Countertransference:   Ehancing Attunement, Brainspotting Expansion, Improve Your Intake - Improve Your Outcomes 

Works in Ottawa, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  PTSD/Trauma, Anxiety, Depression, Bereavement

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting, Brainspotting Consultation

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GRACE CHIU (she, her)

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REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2, Phase 3, Masterclass, Brainspotting with Kids and Adolescents

Works in Toronto, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals, Families, Groups

Client Focus:  Children (0-12), Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Anxiety, Depression, Grief and Loss, Trauma, Spirituality, Life Transitions, Child/Adolescent Behavioural Challenges 

Online Sessions:  Counselling and Brainspotting

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ALLYSON COLEMAN (she, her)

CANADIAN CERTIFIED COUNSELLOR

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Certified Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2, Phase 3, Phase 4, Masterclass, Brainspotting and Addictions, Brainspottin with Adoption

Works in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Modalities:  Individuals, Families

Client Focus:  Children (0-12), Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Trauma, Developmental Trauma, Mood, Life Transitions, Behavioural Challenges, Conflict

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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ANGIE DAIROU

REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Certified Brainspotting Therapist, Consultant-In-Training

Phase 1, Phase 2, Phase 3, Brainspotting and Addictions, Brainspotting and Grief, Attachment Focused, Brainspotting Expansion

Works in Milton, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals, Groups

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Entrepreneurs, Freelancers, Creative Professionals, Spirituality and Leadership

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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MARTHA DIGBY

REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Certified Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2, Phase 3, Masterclass

Works in Toronto, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Targets of Narcissistic Abuse

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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SHANNON COLLINS (she, her)

REGISTERED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2, Brainspotting Expansion

Works in Kingston, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Depression, Anxiety, Acute and Complex Trauma, Transitioning Gender, Sexual Orientation Issues, Compassion Fatigue, Relationship Issues

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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DR. ANDREW BURR

REGISTERED PSYCHOLOGIST

THE OTTAWA ANXIETY AND TRAUMA CLINIC

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Ottawa, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  PTSD, Anxiety, Depression, OCD, Adjustment Issues

Online Sessions:  Brainspotting

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ZIPPORAH DOIRON

CANADIAN CERTIFIED COUNSELLOR

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Modalities:  Individuals, Families, Groups

Client Focus:  Children (0-12), Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Anger Problems

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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SUSIE DAVIS (she, her)

REGISTERED THERAPEUTIC COUNSELLOR

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Sooke, British Columbia

Modalities:  Individuals, Couples, Families

Client Focus:  Children (0-12), Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties: Anxiety, Trauma, Depression

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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SABINE BOURGAULT-PROVOST (she, her)

REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST (QUALIFYING)

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Ottawa, Ontario

Modalities: Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Trauma, Anxiety, Grief, PTSD, Adverse Childhood Experiences, Panic Attacks, Interpersonal Relations, Sex Addiction, Personal Growth and Development, Spirituality, Creativity

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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KRISTIE BRASSARD (she,her)

REGISTERED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER

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PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1

Works in Guelph, Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Managing Anxiety, Issues with Mood, Emotional Regulation, Stress Management, Relationship Issues, Low Self-Esteem, Purpose and Meaning, Life Transitions, Sexuality and Gender, Healing from the Past, Personal Growth

Online Sessions:  Counselling/Brainspotting

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KATE BABETIN (she, her)

PRIVATE PRACTICE

REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Ancaster,  Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Developmental Trauma, Existential Crisis, Spiritual Awakening

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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KATHERINE BRIGHT (she, her)

REGISTERED NURSE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2

Works in Calgary, Alberta

Modalities:  Individuals

Client Focus:  Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Anxiety, Depression, School Anxiety

Online Sessions:  Brainspotting

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DR. JULIE BEAULAC 

PRIVATE PRACTICE

REGISTERED PSYCHOLOGIST

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1

Works in Ottawa,  Ontario

Modalities:  Individuals, Groups

Client Focus:  Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Weight Management and Health Concerns, Sleep Difficulties, Anxiety, Mood, Trauma, Grief, Stress, Work and Performance, Sports Psychology, Relationships

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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KATHERINE ALLEN (she, her)

PRIVATE PRACTICE

REGISTERED MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPIST

Certified Brainspotting Therapist, Trainer's Training

Phase 1, Phase 2, Phase 3, Phase 4, Intensive

Works in Hanover, New Hampshire

Modalities:  Individuals, Couples, Families

Client Focus:  Adolescents (13-17), Adults (18+)

Specialties:  Adoption, Attachment, Addiction, PTSD, DID, C-PTSD

Online Sessions:  Counselling, Brainspotting

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DR. SHANTIKA SOPHIA BERNARD

REGISTERED MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPIST

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Brainspotting Therapist

Phase 1, Phase 2, Masterclass

Works in Kula, Hawaii