Shannon O'Dea

  • 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