Therapist – Comox BC

Jennifer Mansell MSW Therapist and Registered Social Worker

I am a Therapist and Registered Social Worker with the British Columbia College of Social Workers. I have extensive clinical experience working with families, couples and individuals.  I have also worked with specialized populations including those with addictions, mental health concerns, developmental disabilities and many other issues.

Education and Training

  • Master of Social Work (Specialization: Clinical Practice) – University of Calgary
  • Bachelor of Social Work, With Distinction – University of Victoria, British Columbia
  • Internship (Family Therapy) with Dr. Karl Tomm – Calgary Family Therapy Centre
  • Couples Therapy: Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy, Sue Johnson
  • Couples Therapy: A New Research-Based Approach, Level 1 – Gottman Institute
  • Hakomi Body-Centred Psychotherapy, 300 hours – Hakomi Institute Calgary
  • Five Day Intensive Training, Narrative Therapy with Michael White – Narrative Project, Edmonton
  • Yoga Therapy – Mount Royal University, Calgary
  • Yoga Teacher Certification – Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centre, Kerala, India

Therapeutic Approaches

  • Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
  • Hakomi (
  • Attachment-informed therapy (parenting and couples)
  • John Gottman couples therapy
  • Narrative therapy
  • Systemic family therapy
  • Yoga therapy

Professional Affiliations

  • Alberta College of Social Workers, 2003-2015
  • British Columbia College of Social Workers, since 2015
  • British Columbia Association of Social Workers since 2016

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