Registered Clinical Counselor: British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors
American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy - BC Division Associate Member #129371
A note about my perspective on education and ongoing professional training:
I hold three post graduate training degrees in the field of psychology and I strive to support and continually bring value to my clients through a) Reading and researching of new information and material (ie. INSIGHTS Journal of Clinical Counselling; Family Therapy Journal, etc) b) Participating in ongoing supervision, discussion and training with my collegues (i.e. biweekly and monthly supervision groups) and c) Through attendance and participation in conferences and trainings.
Leslie Malchy is a Registered Clinical Counsellor working in private practice in Downtown Vancouver, BC, Canada. She works with couples, families, adults, individuals and children in long term or short term therapy and brings over 15 years of experience in the mental health field. Leslie holds two Master degrees: A Master of Science in Psychiatry from McGill University and a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy from Antioch University Seattle. She is currently a member of the British Columbia Association of Clinical Counselors (RCC #3958) and the British Columbia Division of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists. Leslie's areas of expertise are Relationship/Couple Therapy as well as Family Therapy. Her specializations include pre-commitment counseling and couple communication. She also specializes in adults struggling with childhood sexual abuse and trauma.
In addition to being a prominent relationship therapist, Leslie has been a researcher in the field of mental health, publishing articles in several academic journals. Leslie has presented at national and international conferences and to general audiences speaking on the topics of Addictions, Mental Health, Psychiatry, Tobacco Cessation, Homelessness, Harm Reduction, and Knowledge Translation.