Ms. Katie Brown is a genuine and warm-hearted counsellor. After completing her degree in Child and Youth Studies, and her diploma for Social Service Worker, Ms. Brown completed her Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology.
She has conducted assessments with adolescents, has ongoing experience with assessments tools, and has scored a variety of tests for psycho-educational assessments. Ms. Brown also provides group and individual therapy.
Her therapeutic approach draws from a multidimensional approach using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), and Mindfulness, as well as Brief and Narrative therapy.
Ms. Brown is excited to help children, adolescents, and parents overcome the struggles they face. She is a registered facilitator for the Circle of Security program; a parents reflection group based on attachment and secure development.
Her areas of interest include: anxiety, depression, stress, emotion regulation, parenting, adjustment difficulties, self- compassion, education, and assessments.
Ms. Brown also provides administrative assistance at the office and is our intake worker. She will happily greet you at the desk or speak to you over the phone to guide you through your time here at the West Niagara Psychology Centre.
NEW: Given the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to providing in person appointments, we are providing psychology services online using a secure internet-based video program as well as by phone. We currently have no waitlist as we have expanded our hours to accommodate the increased demand in Mental Health Services.