Nicole is a proud member of The Association of Cooperative Counselling Therapist of Canada and holds a Registered Therapeutic Counselling designation. She focuses primarily on Parenting and Pregnancy related concerns. This includes (but is not limited to) pre-postnatal mental health, pregnancy & childbirth concerns or fears and parenting. Nicole has over 15 years experience working with children and parents in a magnitude of roles. She is rooted in working with Pregnancy and Parenting. In her studies to become a Therapeutic Counsellor, Nicole has additional training in pre/postnatal mental health and pregnancy and infant loss.
Nicole holds additional training in Early Childhood Education, Nobody’s Perfect Parenting, Hand in Hand Parenting, Expressive Play Therapy and focuses on peaceful parenting with a solution focused philosophy.
Over the last 5 years Nicole has taught over 200 parenting related classes and groups, designed numerous programs and been asked to speak at ECEBC, high schools, parenting educators in Ridge Meadows and presented at Professional Development Days for teachers of SD42. She is continuously building her skill set and is a trained Birth & Postpartum Doula as well as Childbirth Educator, pregnancy is a field Nicole is an expert in.
Nicole has been married for over 10 years and works hard at being a mother to her spirited 6 year old daughter. When Nicole is not working she can be found gardening, hiking, playing volleyball and sipping coffee in the sun.
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The Association of Cooperative Counselling Therapist of Canada
Registered Therapeutic Counsellor through the ACCT of Canada
DONA International Birth Doula Training
DONA International Postpartum Doula Trained
IPPA Placenta Encapsulation Trained
IPPA Postpartum Doula Trained
Hypnobabies Birth Doula Training
Wise Woman Way of Birth Doula Trained
Hand in Hand Parenting Trained
Nobody's Perfect Parenting Facilitator
Parent Child Mother Goose Facilitator
Intuitive Childbirth Trained Childbirth Educator
Stillbirthdays doula/ doula mentor
Spinning babies trained doula
Expressive play therapy certificate
Prenatal Yoga Teacher Certification (Lori Lucas)