Areas of Speciality
Areas of Expertise
- Complex Trauma
- Abuse and neglect (sexual, physical, mental)
- Anxiety and panic
- Self esteem and Confidence building
- spiritual issues
- Trauma and PTSD
Memberships & Qualifications
Sandy Ashton (she/her), has recently completed her graduate degree in counselling psychology (MFT) from California Southern Univeristy. She has accomplished approximately 300 clinical hours of direct counselling as part of her training and is thrilled to have officially joined Norum Psychological Services. Sandy has an undergraduate degree in music (BAMU) from Rocky Mountain College and previously devoted 10 years towards students' musical growth.
Sandy is an EMDR therapist who also utilizes psychological models and theories from ego state therapy and cognitive behavioural therapy, towards effective reprocessing of trauma, strength building, cognitive rewiring, and resilience building. Sandy works with clients ages 16 years old and up, sees herself as a guide with her clients, who finds joy in encouraging their uniqueness, and walking with clients as they look to future goals for hope towards healing and restoration.
Sandy is continuing to work under the supervision of a registered psychologist while growing and developing clinical expertise towards eventual psychological registration.