John Nilsson – Registered Social Worker, Certified EMDR
John is a Registered Social Worker with a specialization in mental health and addictions and experience working with youth, individuals, couples, and families. His background is varied, including acting as a detention officer working with adolescents, providing individual student support counselling services at an elementary school, and performing psychosocial rehabilitation for adults dealing with addiction.
John seeks to provide a strengths-based, person-centred approach to support clients coping with anxiety, depression, addictions, trauma, family issues, and more. He is interested in using integrative psychotherapy approaches such as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) to effectively decrease and even eliminate post-traumatic stress and anxiety in clients.