601 4th Ave N Saskatoon, SK S7M 2J8

Our Counsellors

All clinical social workers, psychologists, and addictions specialists are registered in their professional associations and are trained and experienced in a variety of counselling modalities. These include family therapy, couples therapy, cognitive and behavioural therapy, trauma counselling, and brief, solution- focused therapy. Feel free to ask your counsellor about her/his qualifications and experience.

Elizabeth Jochim, M.S.W., R.S.W.

Elizabeth has a Master's degree in Clinical Social Work (obtained in 1988) from the University of Calgary. Her areas of expertise and professional experience are in the areas of family counselling, couple counselling, and working with individuals in areas such as women's issues, workplace issues, stress, anger, conflict resolution, trauma, grief, life transition, anxiety and depression, parenting, separation, and divorce. Elizabeth has developed an integrative approach to counselling, including family counselling, relationships, cognitive-behavioral, solution-focused, and narrative with a special interest in resiliency and transformational healing.

Andrew Field, M.S.W. R.S.W.

Andrew has a Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Regina, with a Bachelor's degree in Arts from Flinders University, South Australia. Andrew specializes in family counselling with adolescents and their parents. He also works with men--helping men with depression, anger management, and leading a healthy lifestyle.

Ivor Jones, M.S.W., R.S.W.

Graduated with a Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Manitoba, Ivor specializes in marital and family counselling, addictions counselling, and has a special interest in helping people manage depression and anxiety. Ivor also specializes in helping people with workplace issues.

Mary Lou Fletcher, Reg. Psychologist, M. Ed.

Mary is a Registered Psychologist. She graduated with a Master's degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Saskatchewan. Mary Lou works with families, couples, and individuals. She specializes in women's issues, spirituality, grief counselling, workplace and career, anger management, and helping families experiencing addiction.

Rita Field, M.S.W., R.S.W.

Rita Field has a Master’s degree in social work from the University of Regina. She has extensive experience working with parents and children. Other specialty areas include helping to navigate care systems and support for families providing care for older adults, and critical incident stress debriefing.

Ruth Ann Thomas M.S.W., R.S.W.

Ruth Ann has a Master's degree in social work from the University of Regina. Ruth Ann specializes in working with children; working with families dealing with a family member with a disability; addictions; and working with First Nations. She is registered with Mental Health Services, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch.

Elliott Field, M.S.W., R.S.W.

Elliott is a Registered Social worker and has a Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Regina. Elliott specializes in working with adolescents and their families in the areas of ADHD, anxiety, depression, and general conflict (e.g. behavioural concerns). Elliott also sees couples and has extensive experience in the area of anger management. Elliott has an overall interest in men's mental health and in assisting individuals and families in leading healthy and well balanced lives.  
Areas of practice:

  • ADHD, ODD, and Conduct Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Anxiety and Depression
  • Couples Counselling
  • Family Therapy

Amber Prefontaine , M.Ed., Reg. Psychologist # 985

Amber is a Registered Psychologist holding a Master's degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Saskatchewan. Amber works with individuals, couples, and families. Her areas of practice include: clinical assessment and therapy, couples therapy, relationship issues, women's issues, and workplace stress and concerns. Her special interests include post-partum depression and anxiety, birth trauma, and parenting concerns.

Joanne Brothwell, MSW, RSW, CLC, APE.

Joanne works with individuals, couples, and families, offering counselling services to address depression, anxiety, grief, trauma, family issues, and couples counselling. Joanne received her Master in Social Work from the University of Calgary, has Authorized Practice Endorsement (APE) as a clinical social worker , is a Certified Leadership Coach (CLC), and is a member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)

Dawn Rain MSW, RSW, CSAT, EAGALA certified.

Dawn has worked as a counsellor for 23 years in the field of mental health, addictions and trauma. Dawn's specialty is with addictions and co-occurring disorders. She has training/certification in the field of addictions, as well as in the area of problem gambling and sexual addictions. She has experience working with children, adolescents, adults and couples. She is able to work with the person struggling with the addiction/mental health illness and/or with family members. Dawn also specializes in equine therapy and is certified to work with people using horses. This work is experiential and solution focused. There is no riding, all therapeutic goals are achieved on the ground with horses. You can reach Dawn at dawn.rain@hotmail.com

Jesay Yonan M.C., R.Psych (#933), C.C.C

Jesay is a registered psychologist who completed her Masters degree in counselling psychology at the University of Calgary in 2013. She works with couples, adults, and families who would like some help with improving their life experiences. her areas of practice include but are not limited to : depression, anxiety, stress management, gender identity, and managing emotions. Her first language is English and she is able to communicate in French as well. Jesay works from cognitive behavioral and solution focused perspectives.

Lee Dorey M.ED., Reg. Psych. #316

Lee has 30 years clinical counselling experience, works with cbt, attachment theory, and narrative work, using a strength based approach. Lee works with adults and couples, and specializes in suicide and complicated grief, menopause, eating disorders, and chronic pain.