Barbara Woods, Ph.D., CCC Biography

I am a psychotherapist specializing in supporting children, teens, adults and families. My private practice, Willow’s Bend Counselling Centre, Inc. is in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada. I have been blessed to work with so many various groups of people including children, adolescents, adults, teachers, and Indigenous communities. I have also provided training to support therapists, teachers, and parents in understanding children of trauma. I love to crack the code on their behaviour and support the adults in these children's lives too.

I am recognized as an Expert Witness related to trauma in the local Family Court and I am certified in the following: Advanced Certified Trauma Practitioner; Certified Trainer for the National Institute for Trauma & Loss in Children; Mindfulness-integrated Cognitive Behavior Therapy; Eating Disorder Intuitive Therapist (EDIT) Level II; and MB-EAT Mindful Eating Instructor.

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