Lindsay Miedema is a Registered Social Worker with diverse clinical experience. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social Work and Sociology from Redeemer University and a Bachelor of Social Work from Waterloo University. Lindsay is currently completing her Master of Social Work through Dalhousie University (Convocation May 2020). Lindsay’s internship experience involves working in Medical and Mental Health Social Work settings.
Lindsay has experience supporting and counselling adults, adolescents and children who are experiencing various mental health issues such as; Anxiety, Depression, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorder. Lindsay strives to support those who have experienced trauma, abuse, divorce and loss. She uses evidenced-based therapeutic techniques such as: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Narrative Therapy and Strength Based Therapy. Lindsay is also certified in Accelerated Resolution Therapy for Post Traumatic Stress. Lindsay is qualified to offer education and support for the “Beyond Consequences” approach which is a program for parents/guardians of children who have behavioural difficulties or experienced trauma.
Lindsay believes it is a profound privilege to walk alongside her clients in their mental health journey. When working with Lindsay you can expect a genuine caring, accepting and compassionate approach.
Dialectical Behavioural Therapy
Accelerated Resolution Therapy
Cognitive Processing Therapy
Beyond Consequences: Trauma Informed Parenting
Emotion Focused Parenting