About Shayna

Professional Training:

Master of Arts,

Counselling Psychology

Post Graduate Certificate


Master of Science,

Health Behaviour

Bachelor of Science,

Physical Education

Additional Training and Continuing Education:

April 2021: Working With Parts in Dissociative Disorders: A Practical Guide for Trauma Therapists | Dr. Delores Mosquera R.C.S. R Cassidy Seminars | online

September 2020 - February 2021: EMDR basic training phases 1-8. EMDRIA approved; Sue Genest Life Journeys Training | online

November 2019: Stopping the Noise: Practical Strategies to Help Clients with Panic, Generalized Anxiety, Phobias and OCD  |  Dr. Reid Wilson, Ph.D, Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the UNC School of Medicine. Founding Clinical Fellow of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) and Fellow of the Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies.  Canadian Mental Health Summit, Calgary, Alberta.

November 2019: Post-Traumatic Growth: Leading Clients on a Journey of Resiliency and Healing  |  Lisa Ferentz, LCSW-C, DAPA, Founder of Ferentz Institute, international presenter and consultant. Canadian Mental Health Summit, Calgary, Alberta.

November 2019: Harnessing the Transformative Power of Mindful Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)  |  Dr. John P. Forsyth, Ph.D., Anxiety Disorders Research Program at the University of Albany.  Dr. Jamie R. Forsyth, Ph.D., clinical psychologist, clinical supervisor and trainer. Canadian Mental Health Summit, Calgary, Alberta.

September 2019: Clinical & Ethical Best Practices for High­ Conflict Families: Child­ First Strategies for Divorce, Custody, Coparenting, and Court. Bradley Craig LMSW ­IPR, CFLE. PESI

June 2019: Personality Disorders Certificate Course – Advanced Diagnosis, Treatment & Management. Dr. G. Lester, PhD. PESI


October 2018: Neuroscience in the Consulting Room: Enhancing the Impact of Couples Therapy, Dr. D. Siegel, MD; S. Johnson, Ed.D. PESI


May 2017: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST). LivingWorks Education. Calder Centre, Saskatoon, SK.


February 2017: Managing Anxiety at School and Home. L. Lyons, MSW.


October 2016: 25+ Proven & Effective Thinking & Self-Regulation Strategies for Children with Sensory Disorders, Learning

Disabilities, Anxiety, and ADHD. Dr. L. Kenney.


November 2015: Annual Saskatchewan Conference on Children and Adolescents: Overcoming Behavioural, Emotional and Learning Challenges. L. Lyons MSW.


April 2013: Working with Stuck Kids. Dr. G. Neufeld, PhD.


October 2012: Working with Angry and Resistant Children and Youth. R. Brooks, PhD.


January, 2010: Dealing with Difficult People. D. Jones, Skillpath Seminars


May 9, 2008: The Explosive Child. Dr Ross Greene, PhD.