Our Team

Hein Swanepoel

Assessment Specialist Registered Psychologist hein@familycounsellingcentres.com Office: Edmonton & Beaumont I am a Registered Psychologist in the provinces of Alberta and British Columbia, and I travel extensively throughout these two provinces to provide specialized psychological assessment services. This has enabled me to work with individuals in remote communities and urban areas alike. In addition to serving …

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Hanelle Sawa

Canadian Certified Counselor hanelle@familycounsellingcentres.com I am a Canadian Certified Counsellor and am in good standing with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association. I obtained my Bachelor of Child and Youth Care from Macewan University in 2010. Following graduation I worked with children and youth who were in crisis and residential care who lived through experiences …

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Erin Newman

Registered Provisional Psychologist erin@familycounsellingcentres.com Office: Leduc I am a Registered Provisional Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologist, and a member of the Psychological Association of Alberta. I have a Master’s degree in Education, specializing in Counselling Psychology from the University of Alberta. I have over 5 years of clinical experience working with individuals of …

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Diann Tansem

Registered Psychologist diann@familycounsellingcentres.com Office: Leduc I am a Registered Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists and a member of the Psychologist’s Association of Alberta. I completed my Master’s degree in Counselling Psychology from the City University of Seattle in 2010. I have worked with children, youth and families since 1981 in various settings and …

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Dariel Cole

Registered Psychologist M.C. dariel@familycounsellingcentres.com Office: Edmonton I have been working with individuals, children and families with a variety of educational and mental health needs for the last 10 years. My work experience has allowed me  to have diverse opportunities in supporting people with diverse needs. I am currently a Registered Psychologist in the Province of …

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Cierra Chmiliar

Provisional Psychologist cierra@familycounsellingcentres.com Office: Leduc My name is Cierra, and I provide counselling services for both the Leduc and Equine offices at Family Counselling Centres. I primarily work with children, teens, and families, specializing in play therapy and equine-assisted counselling, but can also treat teens and adults. I work from a client-centered approach, and believe …

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Chi Q. Le

Chi Q. Le M.A.(counselling psych.),CCC Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist chi@familycounsellingcentres.com Philosophy of counselling: While the hub of human life may revolve around establishing interpersonal bonds, before such bonds can be fruitful it is the relationship that we have with ourselves that will ultimately define the kind of relationship we have with others. In my counselling practice I …

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Brittany Ratcliffe

Registered Provisional Psychologist brittany@familycounsellingcentres.com Office: Leduc My name is Brittany and I am a Registered Provisional Psychologist with a Master’s Degree in Counselling Psychology from the University of Lethbridge. Prior to pursuing a career in counselling I obtained my Bachelor’s Degree in Education with a minor in Special Education, gaining experience teaching at both a …

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Breanna Alton

Registered Provisional Psychologist breanna@familycounsellingcentres.com Office: Leduc and Equine Office I am a Registered Provisional Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists and a member of the Psychologist’s Association of Alberta. My Master’s degree is in Counselling Psychology and I have completed additional training in play therapy and equine assisted therapy. I have over 10 years …

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Amber Gear

Assessment Specialist; Registered Psychologist (PhD) amber@familycounsellingcentres.com Office: Leduc and Edmonton I completed my undergraduate psychology (2000), Master of Education (2002), and Doctor of Philosophy (2007) degrees at the University of Alberta. Both graduate degrees were done in the Department of Educational Psychology and were specialized in the Learning, Development, and Assessment stream. Since completing my …

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