Marielle is bilingual and offers services in both English and French at our Downtown location. She holds a Master of Education degree in Counselling Psychology from the University of Ottawa. She is in the process to receive her Registered Psychotherapy designation with the College of Registered Psychotherapist of Ontario. Marielle has a special interest in Cognitive Behavior Therapy and is currently completing a certification with the Ottawa Institute of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Marielle works with both youth and adults and has experience working with many different conditions including depression, anxiety, loss, stress management and self-esteem. She believes in building a strong therapeutic relationship with each client. She works collaboratively with her clients through a client-centered approach to provide them with a safe place to confront their difficulties and to assist in promoting positive and important changes in their lives. Since everyone is unique, she tailors her therapy to best suit the needs of each client. Marielle’s services are covered under most insurance plans, under the supervision of Dr. Michelle Presniak.