Emma offers counselling for teens , women, men and couples. And she provides a warm, supportive, and safe place. Therefore, whether you want to explore your identity, your relationships or your needs, she can offer openness and understanding. Above all, she is a strong advocate for social justice, and her feminist and anti-oppressive approach leaves you feeling understood and empowered.
Approach to Counselling
Emma McLellan’s approach to counselling draws from many therapeutic modalities. As such, she uses Emotion-Focused Therapy (EFT) and Attachment-based therapy and draws from other techniques. Above all, she believes in her client’s inner wisdom and therefor seeks to empower them to make the right decisions for their lives.
Emma is a Registered Clinical Counsellor with the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors (BCACC)
Education and Experience
Emma McLellan is a Registered Clinical Counsellor with a Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology from Adler University. Her research is focused on grief and the impact of loss on relationships.
She also has training and experience supporting women who are victims of abuse through emotional support, safety planning, resources, and crisis intervention.