l to r: Tresa, Lynne, Jennifer, Bryan, Lauren and Val
The staff are well trained and have the experience to deal
with eating disorders. The principal staff are:
Bryan is the program's founder and director, with over 26
years of clinical experience gained while employed as a
clinical psychologist in a mental health facility. He has
been seeing people with eating disorders for over 30 years.
He has experience with both adult and adolescent clients.
is a registered dietitian with the College of Dietitian's
of Manitoba. She has experience working with clients with
eating disorders as well as many other nutritional
Valarie Bittner, MA,
Valarie has her Master's Degree in Counselling and is a
certified member of the Professional Association of
Canadian Christian Counsellors. Along side her clinical
experience, Valarie also teaches in the counselling
department at Assiniboine Community College. She offers a
Christian approach to counselling for those interested in
incorporating spirituality into their recovery process.
Tresa has her Master's Degree in
Counselling Psychology from the University of Calgary. She
is a Canadian Certified Counsellor through the Canadian
Counselling and Psychotherapy Association.
not have medical staff on site and we will only accept
medically stable clients. Medical attention is available,
when necessary, through the local medical clinics, and
patients are seen on a walk-in basis. Psychiatric
consultation may also be available via local practitioners.