Marjolaine Limbos is a child psychologist, registered to practice psychology in the provinces of British Columbia and Ontario. She has over 12 years of University education, including a Master of Social Work, Master of Arts in Psychology and Doctorate in School and Child Clinical Psychology. Her clinical work and training experiences have spanned from work in hospitals, schools, treatment centres and outpatient multidisciplinary assessment clinics. She has worked with children with autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, developmental, learning and intellectual disabilities, medical conditions and social-emotional problems.
Dr. Limbos has an active involvement in research and teaching, having recently taught as an Assistant Professor at Laurentian University in the Department of Psychology and the Northern Ontario School of Medicine. She is currently affiliated with the University of British Columbia, where she has an active research program on screening for developmental and learning disabilities in children, and the psychological outcomes of children with rare genetic syndromes.
Dr. Limbos recently moved to Vancouver and in addition to her private child psychology practice she works as a psychologist with the Complex Developmental and Behavior Conditions Team at the Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children.
Every child is unique and getting a true understanding of the individual child’s strengths and challenges is a complex process. A child who appears to be having trouble with behavior or learning could have challenges in any number of areas including cognition, learning, attention, executive function, or emotion regulation, to name a few. Dr. Limbos has a broad range of experience in clinical and school psychology and will conduct a thorough and comprehensive assessment, and formulate a treatment plan for children who present with issues including the following: Learning Disabilities, Giftedness, Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorders,
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Behavioral Difficulties, Depression, Anxiety, Adjustment Difficulties,
Self-esteem, Divorce / Separation and Substance Abuse.
Dr. Limbos focuses on providing timely, thorough and professional services for children, adolescents and their families. The goals of an assessment are to better understand the cause of the current challenges and to identify a child’s individual strengths and areas of need. It also helps to provide suggestions/recommendations for families and schools as well as to guide therapy, counseling or remediation. Dr. Limbos is also available to provide treatment and remediation services when indicated. Dr. Limbos works hard to meet each child where they are and help them to achieve their full potential!
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