Jamie Clahane works as a counselor and a spiritual care practitioner in private practice. Jamie graduated with her Masters in Theological Studies, majoring in Pastoral Care and Counselling in 2006 from Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, and soon began her counselling career. She is a registered psychotherapist with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario and is a certified member of the Professional Association for Christian Counsellors and Psychotherapists. She works from an eclectic clinical orientation, drawing heavily upon psychosynthesis, grief and existential therapies for the psychospiritual health of the people she works with.
In 2015 she completed her long and arduous Clinical Pastoral Education training (CPE) with the Canadian Association for Spiritual Care (formerly known as CAPPE) - the governing body responsible for training and certifying chaplains across Canada. She is currently on her way to a specialist designation with the association. As well, in 2014 she completed a spiritual direction certificate with the Haden Institute at the Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre in Niagara Falls to deepen her counselling ministry.
By The Rivers, is her private practice in Brantford, Brant Ontario. Jamie is a counsellor with a specialty in spiritual care. She is able to address the psychological, emotional and spiritual dimensions of the human person that are always intimately intertwined in the process of healing and recovery. Jamie is from the Christian tradition, and engages a spirit of ecumenism and inclusivity in her work. Return to counselling services.