Caroline Tarkowski, Canadian Certified Counsellor
Caroline has a Master of Counselling degree and is a Canadian Certified Counsellor. She is certified through the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association and the Child and Youth Care Association of Alberta. She is also trained in Clinical Hypnotherapy and is an active member with the Canadian Federation of Clinical Hypnosis. Caroline has over 10 years of experience with the diverse needs of children, youth, and families. Her approach is client-centred, integrative and trauma informed. She mainly utilizes Play-Based Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Solution-Focused therapy, Mindfulness, and somatic approaches. Her other areas of focus include emotional regulation, anxiety, depression, custody loss, relationships, trauma, self-esteem, stress, grief and loss, and developmental and behavioral challenges with children and youth. Caroline is fluent in the Polish language.