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Meet Our Team of Psychologists & Therapists in Calgary & Alberta

Helping you find the best counsellor to meet your needs and preferences.

Team of Therapists & Psychologists in Calgary & Alberta

Our therapists come together because we share values around our approach to mental health and therapy.

At Therapy Alberta, we love and accept people as they are and honor the vulnerable human experience in the therapeutic space.

 

When you meet with us, you will not be judged for how you show up. You will be treated with dignity and respect no matter what you say or tell us. We know life is hard, you can't always do your best. We're human too. Read more about Therapy Alberta's approach to therapy.

We want to help you understand and accept yourself, and journey together from where you are now to where you want to be.

 

We offer individual, couples, and family counselling services. We specialize in therapy for members of 2SLGTBQIA+ and BIPOC communities.

We offer exclusively online counselling and invite you to join us from wherever you live in Alberta.

We can help you find the best fit with one of our diverse therapists:

Elizabeth Muia Psychologist & Counsellor Calgary.webp

Elizabeth Muia (she/her), BIPOC Therapist

Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology

Registered Provisional Psychologist, Online EMDR Therapist

Memberships: College of Alberta Psychologists, PAA

Languages Spoken & Understood: English & Swahili

Counselling Services: Individual, Couples & Family Therapy

Works best with: Adults & Teens

Specialties: Anxiety, BIPOC, Depression, Discrimination, Grief, Immigration, MVA,  Parenting, Racism, Relationships, School Concerns, Trauma

Approaches to Therapy: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT),  Eye Movement Desensitization and Re-processing (EMDR), Family Systems, Mindfulness, Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Informed Care

Special Interest: Elizabeth specializes in helping people of color struggling with stress, discrimination, or racial trauma to heal and move forward.

A note from Elizabeth: I'm a Black Canadian (born in Kenya) and live on Treaty 7 land in Calgary. I care, accept, and value each person I work with and strive to create an environment where you are comfortable and safe to be whoever you are, wherever you are, in your journey. I am passionate about supporting you to feel empowered, able, and energized. You can move forward, release blame and shame, and feel a greater sense of self worth and control. 

Availability: Accepting new clients days, evenings & weekends

BOOK NOW or learn more about Elizabeth.

Elizabeth
Jiwon You Psychologist & Trama Therapist Calgary.webp

Jiwon You (she/her), Trauma Therapist

Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology

Registered Psychologist, Online Trauma Therapist

Memberships: College of Alberta Psychologists, PAA

Languages Spoken & Understood: English & Korean

Counselling Services: Individuals

Works best with: Adults & Older Adults

Specialties: 2SLGBTQIA+, Anxiety, BIPOC, Depression, Discrimination, Family of Origin, Self-Compassion, Self-Esteem, Sexual Violence, Trauma

Approaches to Therapy: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Compassion-Focused Therapy (CFT), Culturally Sensitive, Emotion-Focused, Feminist, Hakomi, Person-Centered, Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Informed Care

Special Interest: Jiwon specializes in helping adults struggling with self-esteem to overcome self-criticism and improve their sense of self-worth & wellbeing.

A note from Jiwon: I'm a Korean Canadian immigrant from South Korea. I live on Treaty 7 land in what is now called Calgary. In our sessions, you will feel warmth, freedom, and respect. I provide a safe space for you to be accepted as you are. I show up as my authentic human self and offer care with genuine curiosity, humor, and compassion for you to feel seen and heard safely. I get to know you first before your problems. I will meet you where you are, and I would be honored to walk with you on this path toward finding your inherent worth and feeling light, energized, and free.

Availability: Accepting new clients days & evenings

BOOK NOW or learn more about Jiwon.

Jiwon
Bonnie Kelly RSW & Family Counsellor Calgary.jpg

Bonnie Kelly (she/her), Family Therapist

Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology

Registered Social Worker, Online Family Therapist

Memberships: Alberta College of Social Workers

Languages Spoken & Understood: English

Counselling Services: Individual, Couples & Family Therapy

Works best with: Adults & Teens

Specialties: 2SLGBTQIA+, ADHD, Anxiety, Body Positivity, Depression, Gender & Identity, Parenting, Relationships, School Concerns, Teens

Approaches to Therapy: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Emotion-Focused, Family Systems, Feminist, Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Informed Care

Special Interest: Bonnie specializes in supporting neurodiverse and gender diverse teens and adults struggling with their identity and relationships.

A note from Bonnie: I'm Canadian and live on Treaty 7 land in Airdrie. I offer a compassionate, kind, and open space without judgment or expectation where you can let down your walls, be vulnerable, and share your story. I am committed to providing safe, affirming care that is tailored to your unique individuality. It is possible to get to a place where you feel clear, connected and comfortable being who you are. You can have good friends, good relationships, and positive experiences at home and school.

Availability: Accepting new clients days, evenings & weekends

BOOK NOW or learn more about Bonnie.

Bonnie
Jennifer Hrstic Family & Couples Counsellor Calgary.webp

Jennifer Hrstic (she/her), Trauma Therapist

Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology

Certified Canadian Counsellor, EMDR Therapist

Memberships: Canadian Counselling & Psychotherapy Association

Languages Spoken & Understood: English

Counselling Services: Individual, Teen & Family Therapy

Works best with: Adults, Teens & Pre-teens

Specialties: Anxiety, Attachment, Chronic Pain/Illness, Compassion Fatigue, Depression, Loss & Grief, PTSD, Trauma

Approaches to Therapy: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Creative & Expressive Arts, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Re-processing (EMDR), Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Informed Care

Special Interest: Jennifer specializes in supporting first responders, front line workers, and veterans struggling with occupational stress or trauma.
Jennifer also has a special interest in working with Indigenous people to support and help in healing from years of systemic oppression, abuse, and racialized trauma.

A note from Jennifer: I’m Canadian, and I live, work, play and enjoy my life on Treaty 7 land in Calgary. I am a genuine and compassionate counsellor, and I care about creating a space where  you feel safe and supported so you can be open, vulnerable and process your story. I understand life can be messy and complex and it is my goal to honor you and your journey. I will meet you where you are at in life and work with you to achieve your goals for healing, coping, or wellness, I am here for you.

Availability: Accepting new clients days, evenings & weekends

 BOOK NOW  or learn more about Jennifer.

Jennifer
Carol Korenowski Psychologist & Somatic Therapist Calgary.webp

Carol Korenowski (she/her), Somatic Therapist

Owner & Founder of Therapy Alberta

Master of Counselling

Registered Psychologist, Online EMDR Therapist

Memberships: College of Alberta Psychologists, PAA, ISSTD

Languages Spoken & Understood: English

Counselling Services: Individuals

Works best with: Adults

Specialties: Anxiety, Attachment, Depression, Dissociation, Grief, Emotions, Motor Vehicle Accidents (MVA), Sexual Violence, Trauma

Approaches to Therapy: Attachment, Eye Movement Desensitization and Re-processing (EMDR), Emotion-Focused, Mindfulness, Parts Work, Relational Therapy, Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Informed Care

Special Interest: Carol specializes in helping adults struggling with dissociation and trauma to reconnect mind, body, and emotions.

A note from Carol: I'm Canadian and live on Treaty 7 land in Calgary. I am curious and genuinely interested in learning about your struggles and helping you notice and act from your strengths. I honor your unique needs and I welcome you exactly as you are. When you are safe enough to connect with your body and mind, we can process and release what is holding you back, freeing you to live based on preference, not fear. It is possible to feel better, engage in healthy relationships, and thrive instead of just survive.

Availability: Waitlist - daytime only

WAITLIST or learn more about Carol.

Carol

Each of our compassionate counsellors have unique stories and ways of helping.

We get it. We've been on our own therapy and life journeys too.

If you would like to start counselling, you can choose your own therapist and go online to book a free consultation or initial session.

 

We can also help you book or match you with a therapist who is best suited to meet your needs. Call now or fill out our contact form.​​

 

We've listed a lot of information here, but not everything about us. If you don't find something that matches your experience, call us or fill out this form. We can match you with one of our therapists, or if we are not the best fit for you, connect you with referrals to others in our network of therapists.

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