Jan loves what she does and is committed and passionate about offering client-centered services.
Jan holds a Masters of Social Work with a Clinical Specialization in Families, Mental Health, Trauma and Addiction. She is a Registered Social Worker with the Alberta College of Social Work. Jan is the owner of Bridging Connections, a Private Practice providing therapeutic services for individuals, couples and families. Jan is a trained Mediator with certification in Conflict Resolution from the Justice Institute of British Columbia.
Jan has worked in the community in several capacities with lengthy terms as an Investigator for Child & Family Services and as a Mental Health Therapist for Alberta Health Services. Jan has completed over 1600 hours of clinical practice and supervision for the ACSW Clinical Registry, under the supervision of Peter Choate, M.S.W. R.S.W. PhD, Clinical Social Worker. In addition to Private Practice, Jan is a sessional Instructor with the Medicine Hat College, Division of Science & Health Studies, Faculty of Social Work.
Jan provides specialized services related to individual health and well-being as well as couple and family systems, in particular separation and divorce related.