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.

Nisha Mehta, M.Ed., C.Psych

Nisha is a humanitarian at heart and comes to Family Kinnections with over a decade of training in multicultural human services. She is registered as a Masters prepared Psychologist in Ontario and draws on several therapeutic modalities including but not limited to EMDR, Narrative, Guided mindfulness practice, Gestalt, Art, Somatic, and Emotion Focused Therapy. She…
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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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Kamal Chandhok, (R. E.C.E) Parent and Child Coach

As a professional working with children and youth from birth to school age, Kamal is an avid activist for children’s rights. She is committed to providing children and their families with the necessary skills and tools to assist them in managing the stresses of everyday life. She believes that every child has the right to…
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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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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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