Michelle is a Registered Marriage and Family Therapist with a Master’s degree in Counselling and Spirituality, and a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Special Education. In addition to training with ACHIEVE she maintains a private practice with individuals, families and children and specializes in mental health and wellness. Michelle is a popular presenter of our Managing Mental Health in the Workplace workshops. She believes that leaders are most effective when they have a non-judgmental perspective and compassionate curiosity for both themselves and their employees. Michelle draws on her educational background, 15 years of group facilitation, and agency and private practice experience to add a personalized touch to her workshops. As a facilitator, she brings her knowledge of learning principles to provide an interactive, engaging and participant-centred experience incorporating practical information attendees can immediately apply to both their personal and professional lives.