Professional Registration and Credentials
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.