Van Vu is a Clinical Therapist for the City of Hamilton’s Complex Trauma Team, Child and Adolescent Services. She is a member of the College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers and the Ontario Association of Social Workers. Van holds an M.S.W. from Wilfred Laurier University. Her post graduate training includes Substance Abuse and Trauma Counselling, Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy, Brief Solution Focused Family therapy, CBT and ACT. She has taught both in-class and online courses at McMaster since 2010.