Our Team - Counsellors and Therapists

Meet our team! Click on any individual's name to learn more.  All of our counsellors and therapists have specific training and experience in children's mental health and are a member of a professional college or association.

Sarah Nyland [BASc, MSc, CCLS] Certified Child Life Specialist

Sarah Nyland [BASc, MSc, CCLS] is a Certified Child Life Specialist who specializes in the developmental impact and emotional concerns of children, youth and families facing challenging situations. She uses a family systems approach by viewing the child in the context of the larger family. As a compassionate, caring and creative professional, Sarah’s goal is…
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Holly Thomson, Skills Coach C.Y.C. (Cert.)

Holly strives to support children, youth and families with empathy, understanding and openness and aims to work with each individual and family from an anti-oppressive and client centered framework, individualizing their treatment to suit their unique needs.   She works from a strengths based perspective and believes that parents are experts of their own experiences and,…
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Sheena Erhardt, Therapist MSW, RSW

Sheena believes in a family centered, holistic approach to family counselling. She provides a positive, supportive, and respectful environment when working with children and families. Sheena values family dynamics and therapeutic relationships with her clients.    Sheena has extensive experience working with children and youth who are in crisis, have various mental health issues, developmental…
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Whitney Ringstead, Registered Psychotherapist B.A., R.P.

Whitney is a graduate of Brock University in the Honours Bachelor Child and Youth Studies program and is currently completing her Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology with Yorkville University. Most of her professional work experience has been in social services such as being a children’s mental health clinician, a school mental health consultant, a…
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Meghan Lederman, Registered Psychotherapist C.Y.C. (Cert.), M.A.

Meghan  Lederman is a genuine and warm-hearted counsellor.  Meghan helps families create harmony and happiness in their homes, comforts and supports sad and anxious teens, and helps parents feel capable and empowered. Meghan has over 13 years of experience in children’s mental health, and has had the opportunity to work in group homes, treatment centers,…
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