• Provisionally Registered Psychologist in Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Canadian Certified Counsellor
    Member of: the Association of Psychology NL; Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association
    Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), Memorial University of Newfoundland
    Master of Education (Counselling Psychology), Memorial University of Newfoundland
    Doctoral Candidate (Clinical Psychology), California Southern University


    • Behaviour Management Specialist, Eastern Health, since 2008
    • Counsellor/psychotherapist in private practice since 2009

    Description of Therapeutic Activities/Interests:

    Adult Psychotherapy: Depression; anxiety disorders; addictions;
    emotional difficulties/stress;  marriage/relationship issues; anger
    management; workplace stress/conflict; caregiver stress

    Child/Adolescent Psychotherapy: behavioural problems; parenting;
    anxiety; social problems; anger management; family therapy

    Types of Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Solution Focused Therapy; Mindfulness; Behavioural Therapy (including Applied Behavioural Analysis).

    Special populations served include: Neurodevelopmental Disorders:  Autism Spectrum Disorder;
    Attention Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder; Intellectual Disability

Shannon O'Dea (on Maternity Leave)