Michelle is a Registered Psychologist who obtained her Master of Education in School and Applied Child Psychology from the University of Calgary.
She has over eighteen years of experience as a special education teacher and school psychologist, has worked in several school boards within Alberta, and has served on various province-wide committees with a focus on mental health initiatives.
Michelle uses a collaborative, culturally sensitive, and strength-based approach when working with individuals, their families, and various support systems. She has extensive training and experience in the identification and treatment of Intellectual Disabilities, Specific Learning Disorders, Giftedness, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Anxiety, and Depression. Michelle also specializes in the areas of teen mental health, school concerns, and supporting LGBTQ2S+ individuals.
Michelle lives in Saanich with her wife and three dogs. She is also a Canada Soccer C License certified coach and passionate Manchester United Football Club supporter.