Dr. Amundson has been in practice for over 30 years and is the founder of our practice. His areas of specialty include children and adolescents, marital and family issues, mediation, custody and access, and forensic psychology. Dr. Amundson's Alberta Registration Number is 579.
SHAUNA L. PUPP
Ms. Pupp has been in practice for 9 years. Her areas of specialty include children and adolescents, family issues, parent/child conflict, trauma, crisis intervention and critical incident stress management (CISM). In addition Ms. Pupp specializes in counselling and therapy for First Responders. She has a special interest in relationship counselling, cognitive behavioural therapy for anxiety, depression, and adjustment. Ms. Pupp’s Alberta Registration Number is 3557.
Mr. Webber received his license in 2001. His training is in Marriage and Family Systems Therapy and he provides therapy to individuals, adolescents and families. His area of expertise includes anxiety, anger, depression and stress.He has a great deal of success working with kids and teens, and their parents for many childhood issues. Zane lived abroad in Asia for 13 years, running a practice in Seoul, South Korea, and so has a unique insight into cross cultural issues.
Zane uses a meaning based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) approach as an underlying therapeutic foundation, as well as narrative therapy. Zane is also the National Supervising Psychologist for Mensa Canada.
Mr. Webber's Alberta Registration number is 2651.
Lawrence Deck is a psychologist who has been in practice for 9 years. His areas of specialty include sexual and violence risk assessments and treatment of sexually abusive behaviours, cognitive and behavioural assessments, capacity assessments, trauma and abuse, critical incident stress management (CISM), family issues and anger management. He has extensive experience working with youth with FASD, and a special interest in working with difficult behavioural youth. Mr. Deck’s Alberta Registration number is 3552.
Ms. Villett is a registered psychologist, providing counselling services to children, adolescents, adults, couples and families. Areas of specialty include trauma and abuse, domestic violence, attachment and family of origin issues, depression, anxiety, as well as other emotional regulation challenges. She incorporates a variety of approaches to best suit the needs of the clients including cognitive behavioral therapy, emotion focused therapy, experiential interventions, and EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing). Ms. Villett's Alberta Registration number is 4645.
Jenifer Gardener is a registered psychologist in the province of Alberta. She has been practicing psychology in Alberta since 2007. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from the University of Calgary in 2005 and a Master’s of Science in psychology from the University of Massachusetts in Boston. Her focus was on forensics and providing therapy for first responders and those involved with the justice system. She's trained in cognitive therapy, trauma -focused cognitive-behavioral therapy, family therapy, and several others.
Jenifer has extensive experience in the field of trauma and crisis management for individuals, adolescents and families and has been a psychologist in a residential crisis program providing assessment and therapy for adolescents and families. Her current private practice focuses on providing therapy for first responders and their families, as well as victims of crime and those who have experienced trauma.
Artur Nizio is a Registered Psychologist providing counselling and therapy to adolescents and adults. Mr. Nizio was trained in a psychodynamic approach to therapy but he recognizes that no single approach is right for everyone, so he incorporates in his work a range of other modalities including CBT, Solution-Focused, Humanistic and Existential therapies. From the beginning of his career Mr. Nizio’s passion has been therapy. Central to his professional interests is the opportunity to assist people who are in any kind of crisis or who simply want to re-evaluate their current life. Mr. Nizio works with clients struggling with depression, anxiety, stress and has experience, and a special interest, in areas of dependencies/addictions and grief/loss. He provides services to people from all faiths, races, orientations and ethnic groups in English as well services in his native Polish language. Mr. Nizio's Alberta Registration number is 4373.
Ms. Deering is our indispensable Office Manager. She is responsible for the infrastructure and operation of the practice and all initial intake.