Heather Heywood
B.A. in Psychology, M. Counselling, Registered Psychologist Since 2006

Heather Heywood

Heather Heywood is a Registered Psychologist trained and experienced to provide a wide variety of psychological services for individuals, couples, families, adolescents and children. Heather's clients typically report that she is able to provide a safe and supportive context for them to manage and resolve the issues disrupting their lives. Her genuine care and passion for facilitating positive change in the lives of her clients fuels the energy she brings to the practice of psychology and counselling.

Heather's therapeutic approach emphasizes individualized wellness as she administers:

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) to treat depression, anxiety and stress related issues.
  • Transactional Analysis (TA) to treat inter- and intra-personal relationship struggles.
  • Attachment Therapy to treat attachment breaks, arrested emotional development and parenting concerns.
  • Theraplay and play therapy approaches to treat some child and adolescent issues.
  • Trauma Therapy to treat stress, anxiety and dissociative disorders.
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) to treat trauma, anxiety and stress.
  • Couples and Family Therapy to treat relationship and family functioning concerns

All of Heather's approaches are utilized from the perspective of placing people in improved positions to manage and resolve their problem situation(s) and to develop the unused resources and opportunities in their lives more effectively.