Sandeep Nagra is a Canadian
Certified Counsellor in good standing with the Canadian Counselling and
Psychotherapy Association. She holds a Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology
from the Adler School of Professional Psychology, a Master of Arts in Human
Development from Laurentian University and a Bachelor of Arts, Honours degree
from York University.
Sandeep has had considerable
experience working in a variety of settings such as group homes, mental health
centres and non-profit agencies supporting individuals, couples and families
who face challenges with communication, anger management, conflict resolution,
mental health and addictions, trauma, domestic violence and parenting. Sandeep
also has experience running workshops and groups related to parenting,
empowerment, depression, stress management, life skills and healthy
relationships in English and Punjabi. Sandeep currently is also an active
member of the community and volunteers her time to sit on the Board of
Directors for a non-profit agency.
Sandeep practices from a
Client-Centered perspective and Strengths Based Approach where the focus is on
helping her clients recognize and build on their already existing skills and
learning new skills that empower clients towards their desired growth. Sandeep
views counselling as a collaborative process between the client and counsellor
in a safe and encouraging environment. Sandeep employs techniques and
interventions from a variety of different therapeutic approaches and modalities
to meet the specific needs of her clients. Some of these modalities and
techniques include Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, Collaborative Problem
Solving, Narrative Therapy, and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy. Sandeep provides counselling in English and Punjabi.
As a Clinical Counsellor, Sandeep believes she is privileged by
the opportunity to be a part of a client’s journey. Sandeep is inspired by the
opportunity to help facilitate and witness the incredible strength that clients
show as agents of change bringing about self-awareness and growth.
Sandeep Nagra ReachesBurnaby BC