www.samanthapekh.com (online booking available)
a therapist, Samantha brings a warm and accepting presence to her counselling
work with her clients and their families, putting them at ease and creating an
environment in which they feel validated and encouraged to work through life
difficulties and towards self-development. She takes a collaborative approach
and empowers her clients to draw on their strengths and to implement effective
problem-solving and coping skills, thus leading to emotional balance and
works with children/adolescents, individuals, families, and groups. She has a
special interest in the areas of depression,
anxiety, past & recent trauma issues (PTSD), suicide bereavement, and parenting difficulties. She also has extensive training and experience in play
and sandplay therapy and attachment-based approaches, as well as trauma
resolution techniques (EMDR, Sensorimotor Therapy) to facilitate personal
growth and/or family relationship enhancement goals.
also provides clinical and diagnostic assessment services in the areas of: mental
health assessment, substance abuse assessment, academic underachievement and
learning difficulties, cognitive and intellectual functioning, executive
functioning, emotional and behavioural problems, adaptive behaviour skills, and
functional behavioural analysis. These services, when requested, include a
comprehensive report outlining the results and recommendations, in addition to
consultation meeting(s) to discuss the results and their implications.
Note - Some of the services provided by Samantha may be covered by Employee
Assistance Programs (EAPs) or through Extended Health Care Plans.
Please Note: If you are a minor (under the age of 18 years), and you would like to work with me, then please know that parental consent will likely be required before I, or any other psychologist, can provide you with any therapeutic services. If you have any questions regarding this, then please feel free to call me or have your parent/guardian call me to discuss this further.
Samantha Pekh ReachesMill Woods, Edmonton AB