Christiane J. Lessard is a Registered Marriage & Family Therapist and a Registered Psychotherapist specializing in individual, couples and family therapy, and maintains a private practice in Kanata, ON.
With seasoned experience as a Registered Marriage and Family Therapist, specializing in a holistic solution focused therapy, she is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients & offering a fresh perspective. Among her areas of expertise are: wellness, stress management, grief, loss of a pet, critical or repeated illness which might have an emotional component, feelings of loneliness, isolation, anxiety, depression, moodiness, emotional distress, managing life's circumstances, anger issues, support around eldercare, improving self-esteem, image, & confidence, burnout, unhealhty relationships, communication issues, employment difficulties and/or addictive behaviour. Christiane is an interactive, holistic solution-focused Psychotherapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Studies: University of Ottawa, McGill University,Laurentian University.
Clinical Fellow of A.A.M.F.T. (American Association for Marriage & Family Therapy)
Clinical Member of O.A.M.F.T. (Ontario Association for Marriage & Family Therapy)
Member of C.R.P.O. (College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario)
Member of C.A.M.F.T. (Canadian Association for Marriage & Family Therapy)
In addition to being a valued & respected Mental Health Professional with business savy as a Registered Marriage & Family Therapist and a Registered Psychotherapist, Christiane was presented by the West Ottawa Board of Trade and voted by the People's Choice Business Awards as a 2015 Finalist, Professional Business of the Year.
Member of the West Ottawa Board of Trade and the North Kanata Business Improvement Area.