For many years, Dr. Coupland provided leadership in a hospital-based Family Therapy Out-Patient Clinic. She is now offering a Family Consultation Service providing assessment and short-term therapy for families with both young and adult children.
Dr. Coupland has training and extensive experience in the use of several therapeutic models and practices such as cognitive behaviour and schema therapy, relational/systems, brief psychodynamic psychotherapy and interpersonal therapy approaches. She believes this is necessary in order to be clinically effective with a diversity of psychosocial problems. Dr. Coupland incorporates evidenced-based therapeutic approaches into her work.
Dr. Coupland received her Master’s and Doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology from the University of Ottawa. She is registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario, and is a member of the Canadian Psychological Association. To ensure her continued competence as a psychologist, she participates in a professional study group and attends workshops and conferences on an ongoing basis.