Joline Vanderwal, Clinical Counsellor

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Joline Vanderwal

This provider offers appointments by phone or video. Call to set up an appointment.
  • Clinical Counsellor
Yes, I am accepting new patients.

Description

Hello and welcome to Palm and Cedar. 
Palm trees are know for their strength and flexibility in surviving storms. They also are the first sign that a place of refreshment is available to the weary traveller. Cedar trees are the strength and glory of nature, but it is there medicinal qualities that are valued. These 2 trees represent what our desire is at Palm and Cedar. We want to be the place of refreshment and healing as you travel your own unique road.

My niche in counselling is working with women with trauma, anxiety, depression, career, self-efficacy, and chronic pain issues.

Treatments & services

  • Depression & anxiety
  • Grief, loss, bereavement
  • Individual
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Trauma
  • Virtual visits
  • Workplace stress

Languages spoken

  • English

Education

  • 2007 MA Community Counselling (2 year program)-- Virginia Beach, VA APA accredited--- over 772 supervision hours
  • 2003 BS in Counselling Psychology-- Toccoa Falls, GA APA, and SACS accredited

Professional associations

  • Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association
  • BCACC
  • EMDRIA
  • EMDR CANADA
Facility Information

Summary

Palm and Cedar is your safe place for clinical counselling. 

We believe in facilitating a healing process between the broken or desert places of the heart and mending the intricate patterns of the brain through neuroscience.

We use Somatic Attachment theory, along with CBT, Rogerian and other beneficial theoretical frameworks as we seek to enlarge the connection between brain, body and heart. 

S.A.F.E EMDR certified


Example of Techniques 
Mindfulness
Somatic Exercises
CBT
Art

Areas of exploration
Negative and positive cognitions
Felt senses 
Cognitive patterns

Services & supplies

  • Depression & anxiety
  • Grief, loss, bereavement
  • Individual
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Trauma
  • Virtual visits
  • Workplace stress

Amenities

  • Close to public transit
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair accessible
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