drdaria

Dr. Daria Shewchuk

Office Address
#401 - 625-5th Ave
New Westminster, V3M 1X4
Phone (Work): 604-899-9229
Alternate Office
Surrey - West Newton area
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Phone (Main): 604-899-9229
Phone (Other): 604-899-9229

www.shewchuk-dann.com

www.shewchuk-dann.com

 

Daria Shewchuk,  Ph.D., Registered Psychologist #1821 (BC)

 

Providing Counselling / Therapy, Training, Workshops, and Clinical Supervision

Serving New Westminster & Surrey - West Newton

 

Helping You With


+ Helping actors psychologically prepare for new roles
+ Transpersonal Psychology and exploration of ones life philosophy and spirituality

Helping individuals experiencing (but not limited to)
+ Anxiety
+ Depression
+ Substance abuse
+ Grief and loss
+ Unresolved childhood issues (in adulthood)
+ Physical, Emotional, Sexual abuse and/or Neglect
+ Trauma
+ Coping with chronic illness
+ Interpersonal communication
+ Stress
+ Anger management
+ Learning more about your gifts and abilities
+ Exploration of one's life philosophy
+ Sexuality concerns and issues
+ Reproductive mental health, including perinatal depression, anxiety
+ Behaviour problems

Training & Support & Supervision for Professionals

In-service seminars training, and workshops, for counsellors, teachers, and medical professionals within the following areas:

+ Veterans (approved provider through VA)
+ Working with persons who have multiple c-morbidities
+ Grief and Bereavement
+ Working with first Nations persons/communities
+ Working with Sexual Abusers and their Victims
+ Stress Management

Philosophy

I am committed to respecting and honoring individual and cultural beliefs, and focusing on creating a safe atmosphere for the the comfort, and dignity of clients.

Counselling Methods Used

I tailor my therapeutic approach to the client's needs and draw from a variety of therapeutic orientations. My preference is to use an integrative approach which is individualized for each client.

Information

Dr. Shewchuk is passionate about her work. She has worked as a counsellor for over 30 years. Initially being licensed as a social worker and later as a Registered Psychologist in Alberta and British Columbia.
In addition to working in Private practice she continues to teach counselling psychology courses.

Due to a bustling practice Dr. Daria Shewchuk no longer provides child counselling nor play therapy.

Experienced and sensitive to:

+ Gay, lesbian, transgendered persons
+ Persons from a variety of cultures

 

Dr. Shewchuk has worked extensively with First Nations communities and people.
She is Bi-lingual English and Ukrainian.

Primary Areas of Practice

Adult Treatment

PTSD/Adult Trauma
Adjustment to chronic pain_illness_disability
HIV/AIDS
Anxiety Disorders - Other
Addictions
Depression
Paraphilias
Anger Management
Sex Offenders
Grief/Bereavement
Adult Survivors of Childhood Trauma
Adult Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity
Sex Therapy
Stress Management
Sexual Assault
Sexual Abuse

Adolescent Assessment

Abuse, Neglect

Adolescent Treatment

Panic Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Social Phobia
Anxiety Disorders - Other
Addictions
Borderline and Histrionic Personality
Antisocial or Narcissistic Personality
Somatization
Bipolar
Depression
Mens issues
Adolescent ADHD
Paraphilias
Family Violence
Anger Management
PTSD/Adolescent Trauma
Grief

Other

Cults

Client Considerations

First Nations
Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender
Emergency Service Personnel and Families
Veterans
Immigrants

Approaches used:

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Interpersonal Therapy (IPT)
Hypnosis
Jungian
EMDR
Client-Centred
Existential/Humanistic
Psychodynamic
Neuro-Linguistic Programming
Short-term Dynamic
Gestalt
Play Therapy
Solution-Focused Therapy
Transpersonal Therapy