Hello, I am Brenda Petrie. I am a Registered Psychologist and founder and CEO of Brenda Petrie Psychotherapy & Consulting. I have a Master of Science degree in Mental Health Counselling. My areas of study were in marriage and family therapy. My services include individual, couple, family and group counselling for children, teens and adults. I also have a Bachelor of Education degree in Elementary Education. Special education was my area of study. I offer cognitive, academic, and behavioural assessments for children between the ages of 6 and 16. I am also available for consultation for schools, teachers, and students to assist with academic or behavioural concerns. My office is located in Drayton Valley and includes a therapy playroom for children and a family/group therapy room.
Counselling for Adults
Like all therapy, adult counselling and therapy begins by building trust with each other. Once trust is established, we can begin working toward achieving your desired results. I can help you overcome challenges such as:
I also work with several employee assistance programs to improve your emotional well-being and workplace experience.
Counselling for Adolescents and Children
If your child is having learning or behavioural difficulties, I can assess their situation and offer play therapy and other treatments. I work together with children, adolescents and their parents to achieve their scholastic and social goals.
One of My Favourite Quotations:
“I am more and more convinced that our happiness or unhappiness depends far more on the way we meet the events of life, than on the nature of these events themselves.” - Baron Alexander von Humboldt
I accept new clients dependent upon my current client base and other contracts. Please call so we can discuss an expected timeline.
5219 Industrial Road,
Drayton Valley, AB T7A 1R6
By appointment only.
(Some after-hours appointments are available. No weekend appointments available.)