Lifelong Learning for a Brighter World

Pauline O'Brien


Pauline is a Registered Psychotherapist and Certified Canadian Addictions Counsellor with a Doctorate degree in Counselling Psychology from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto. For the past 15 years she has been providing counselling and psychotherapy services to individuals, families and groups. Her area of practice includes interprofessional collaborative mental healthcare, trauma, addiction and indigenous mental health. Pauline also has extensive teaching and group facilitation experience in both college and university settings. She was the first instructor to facilitate and coordinate a mental health diploma program in Iqaluit, NU where she collaborated with Indigenous communities with the goal of providing culturally informed counsellor training.