Damyan Edwards, Psychologist

Damyan Edwards is a clinical psychologist offering individual, couples, and family therapy for children, adolescents, and adults suffering from numerous psychological conditions, including depression, anxiety, past trauma, anger management, and work-life stressors. He also specializes in psycho-diagnostic and psycho-educational assessments for a variety of presenting problems, including personality, anxiety, and mood disorders, childhood disorders (intellectual and learning disabilities) and behavioral and attentional difficulties (ADHD).

Damyan adopts a client-centered approach by helping the client feel empowered and supported while providing them with the tools to achieve their therapeutic goals. He provides clients with a safe, warm, and open space to help them identify self-destructive patterns and pave the path to a life with a greater sense of meaning and positive fulfillment.

Damyan’s Specialties include:

  • Developmental and Complex Trauma (childhood maltreatment, assault)
  • Depression, Self-Harm, and Suicide
  • Anxiety
  • Post-Traumatic Stress
  • Personality/Relational difficulties
  • Anger and Stress Management
  • Child and adolescent diagnosis (intellectual and learning disabilities, ADHD, socio-emotional)

Professional Membership:

  • Member of the Ordre des Psychologues du Québec since 2019

Education:

  • PhD in Child Psychology from McGill University (2020)
  • MA in School/Applied Child Psychology from McGill University (2016)
  • Honor’s BA in General Psychology from Concordia University (2013)

Training and certifications:

  • Intensive Trauma Treatment training (2020)
  • Legal Expert in Youth Court (2020)
  • Trauma Assessment training (2019)
  • Child and Family Protection Services internship (2018)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy training (2015)
  • Crisis intervention and suicidality training (2015)

 

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