Psychotherapist

Psychotherapist counsel clients, provide therapy, conduct research and apply theory relating to behaviour and mental processes. Psychologists help clients work toward the maintenance and enhancement of psychological, physical, intellectual, emotional, social and interpersonal functioning.

$80,000 - $100,000+

Masters Degree

High Demand

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Jhanelle Peters

Registered Psychotherapist

I wanted to be a reminder to others that you do not have to navigate life alone and that talking about your mental wellbeing can be done in a safe and comfortable environment.

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What is your educational background?
Master of Arts, Counselling Psychology

What are your daily responsibilities?
1-on-1 therapy sessions with clients.

Workshops and presentations for grass-communities, and corporate organizations.

Mental health consulting for corporations. Speaking engagements and panellist opportunities.

What advice would you give to the 15-18 year old version of yourself?
You don’t have to figure it all out! You may not see it now, but you are on the right track. Even when you feel like things are not going your way. It will all make sense soon, as long as you keep going.

“May your passion speak louder than your fear”

Core Responsibilities

01.

Conduct therapy sessions with clients

02.

Develop plan to help clients address ongoing concerns or equip them with strategies to combat potential issues

03.

Support clients that may be in crisis

Typical Workplace
  • Employed by the Hospitals, Schools or often operate out of private practices.¬†
  • The work is can be stressful but rewarding.

Attributes & Abilities 

Creativity Skills
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Organized & detail-oriented
Scientific skills
Collaborative Skills
Reading skills
Grade 11

English (ENG3C/U)
Mathematics (MCR3U)
Biology (SBI3U)
Cooperative Education (Recommended)

Grade 12

English (ENG4U)
Mathematics (MHF4U & MCV4U)
Biology(SBI4U)

*Additional 4U/M Courses For University Candidates*

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