Jessie DesRoches, M.A. Counselling Psychology

Registered Counselling Therapist (Cand.) | Associate Therapist | EMDR Trained
Telehealth Sessions Available - Dartmouth Location
Jessie DesRoches, M.A. Counselling Psychology
Accepting New Clients

Jessie views each client as an expert on their own experiences and works collaboratively with the client to develop and implement individualized treatment plans. She utilizes Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, client-centered, and Mindfulness based approaches within her counselling sessions to assist clients in making meaningful changes within their own lives.

Prior to pursuing her degree in Counselling, Jessie worked in residential care facilities caring for adults with various physical and mental health challenges. Jessie also has experience working with at risk youth in residential group homes. These professional roles have shaped Jessie’s integrative approach to clients, which emphasizes the importance of, and interaction between, the physical, mental, social, and emotional aspects of one’s health and well-being.  

Jessie is interested in working with diverse populations, and has experience working with mood and anxiety disorders, interpersonal relationship challenges, as well as individuals of the LGBTQ+ community.  

Jessie completed her Master of Arts Counselling Psychology degree from Yorkville University and is a Registered Counselling Therapist Candidate with the Nova Scotia College of Counselling Therapists. Jessie also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Community Studies from Cape Breton University (CBU)

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