Bessie Wang is a BC Registered Clinical Counsellor. She holds a Master's degree in Counselling Psychology from Adler University and a B.A. in Psychology with a double minor in Counselling and Human Development and Gerontology from Simon Fraser University. Bessie has provided mental health services in the Lower Mainland for nearly 10 years.
She has mainly worked in family support services for individuals dealing with mental health challenges. She is experienced in working with persons with mental illnesses both in in-patient and out-patient settings. She is very resourceful for mental health services in the lower mainland. Besides her extensive experience working with mental health services, she has strong interests in child and youth development, parenting, marital conflicts and family relations. She is experienced in working with Anxiety and Depression, stress management, emotion regulations, anger management and immigrant settlement and adjustment issues, dating and marital issues, self-esteem. Bessie has special interest in cross-cultural mental health.
She usually employs a combination of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Client-Centered Therapy in her treatments for clients who are in distress.
Her services are offered in English, Cantonese or Mandarin.