Yanez is a skilled therapist who is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) with the British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors (BCACC). Yanez has a Masters Degree in Counselling Psychology from Trinity Western University and has over six years experience working with children, youth, adults, and families. Yanez has worked in a variety of settings such as community, government, hospital, and private practice.
Yanez is trained in a variety different treatment methods including: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), trauma processing therapies called Observed Experiential Integration (OEI) and Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), Narrative Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, Art Therapy, and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.
Yanez has a strong passion for helping people and believes that people have the potential for growth and change. She is friendly, authentic, warm, and works hard to develop a strong alliance with her clients. Yanez is committed to helping you discover and develop your inner strengths in order to help overcome any challenges that you may be facing. She is honoured to have the privilege to travel along this journey with you.