#5, 620 1st Ave N.W., Airdrie, AB
T4B 2R3

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Naoto Suzuki M.C., Registered Psychologist

Direct: (403) 921-8442

E-mail: naoto@shaw.ca

Counselling Statement:

 

Naoto Suzuki is a registered psychologist licensed by the College of Alberta Psychologist and a member of the Psychologists' Association of Alberta. He holds a Master of Counselling degree from Trinity Western University in British Columbia and has with 14 years of clinical experience in the mental health and addiction field. He is in the process of obtaining the Doctor of Ministry degree from the Providence Seminary in Manitoba.

 

In the beginning of his career, he worked extensively with adolescents struggling with concurrent disorder (a combination of mental illness and substance abuse) in British Columbia. After he moved to Alberta in 2011, he expanded his services to children's mental health (especially with pediatric depression, anxiety, and ADHD) and adult mental health (depression, anxiety, adult ADHD, simple/complex PTSD). His main theoretical orientation is CBT: cognitive behavioural therapy that is the most proven approach for mood issues. Also, he has a training in EMDR: eye movement desensitization and reprocessing that is an effective way to relieve trauma symptoms.

 

 

Primary Areas of Practices

  • Mood issues: depression/anxiety

  • Trauma/PTSD

  • Stress

  • ADHD

  • Child and adolescent mental health

  • Grief/loss

  • Sleep problem

  • Stress

  • Anger management

  • Addiction

Primary Therapies Used​​

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing

  • Assertion Training

  • Additional Treatment Training

  • Biofeedback (Heart Math)

  • Hypno-therapy

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia

  • Substance abuse treatment​​

Demographic Served 

  • Children over 6 years old

  • Teenagers

  • Adults

Languages

  • English

  • Japanese

Special Interests of Treatment Areas

  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health

  • Spiritual Issues

  • Trauma/PTSD 

Education/Special Training & Registrations

  • Registered psychologist with College of Albert Psychologist

  • Clinical member of Psychologists’ Association of Alberta. 

  • Master of Counselling from Trinity Western University in BC

Types of services provided

  • Individual Counselling