Jillian completed her M.Ed. in Counselling from the University of British Columbia in 2009. As a registered clinical counsellor, she has worked with clients with a variety of conditions including PTSD, TBI/Concussion, depression, anxiety, chronic pain, substance abuse and addictions issues.
She is well versed in a variety of treatment approaches to assist her clients in coping with disability and developing effective strategies to regain control of their emotional health and well being to enable them to return to the activities that give them purpose including work, school and social pursuits. In addition to both 1:1 and group therapy, Jillian’s past experience includes more than 4 years of work as a vocational rehabilitation consultant during which she provided employment counselling, job development and job placement services for clients who required transition to new employment opportunities due illness or disability. As a counsellor with this background, Jillian is uniquely qualified to assist clients in adapting to their functional limitations in a vocational context. Jillian joined Community Therapists in 2021 and provides virtual counselling services for the Early Concussion Assessment and Treatment program.