MEET US – Edmonton Mental Health Professionals

MP Psychology is a private child, adolescent and adult therapy clinic based in Edmonton, AB. We provide mental health services to a variety of schools and communities across Alberta. We believe mental health services should be easily accessible to everyone.

First, Serve.

We are a group of mental health professionals with diverse backgrounds and various areas of specialization. We accompany children, adolescents, adults and families on their journey towards healing and wellbeing through engaging and meaningful therapy. Our team promotes healing through relationship and the use of scientifically researched and proven methods.

Meet The Team

Skilled, Compassionate, Creative…

Melanie Palmier, M.Ed

Melanie Palmier, M.Ed

Registered Psychologist, Owner/Director of MP Psychology

Melanie has been working as a Registered Psychologist in Alberta since 2008.  She specializes in working with children and adolescents.  Melanie splits her time between psycho-educational testing, parenting assessments, counselling, Circle of Security Parenting training and consultation.  

Damian Abrahams

Damian Abrahams

Mental Health Therapist

Damian provides school-based mental health services and recreational therapy to communities.  Damian takes care of all MP Psychology’s videography and editing needs.  

Jasmine Basaraba, M.A

Jasmine Basaraba, M.A

Provisionally Registered Psychologist

Jasmine provides school-based mental health services. She also works with children, adolescents and adults in our Edmonton office.  Jasmine works from a client-centred approach and utilizes a variety of techniques to help her clients reach their goals.

Sonia Khandelwal, M.A, M.Ed

Sonia Khandelwal, M.A, M.Ed

Provisionally Registered Psychologist

Sonia provides school-based mental health services and also sees clients at the office.  Sonia works with children, young adults, adults and families. She has a special interest in incorporating mindfulness and meditation in her work.  Sonia is trained in Sandplay, EMDR and Brief Solution-Focused therapy. 

Kim Sinkovics, RSW

Kim Sinkovics, RSW

Mental Health Therapist

Kim is a school-based Mental Health Therapist. Kim has been working with children and families for over 15 years.  She has an amazing ability to connect with others and her genuine nature supports her client-centred approach.

Georgina Henderson, M.Ed, MC

Georgina Henderson, M.Ed, MC

Provisionally Registered Psychologist

Georgina specializes in psycho-educational testing and counselling. She works with children, adolescents and adults.  Georgina is highly skilled and trained in Play Therapy, EMDR, DBT, Sand tray therapy and other expressive modalities.  She has valuable experience as a classroom teacher and school administer. 

Sally Jones

Sally Jones

Mental Health Therapist

Sally Jones is a Mental Health Therapist who works in schools, communities and a group facilitator. She has a client-centred approach and works with clients in a supportive way on their healing journey.  Sally has a wealth of experience working with children and youth, supporting culture, identity and holistic wellness.

Courtney Basaraba

Courtney Basaraba

Office Manager

Courtney Basaraba is MP Psychology’s office manager.  She keeps everything running smoothly and takes good care of all our staff and clients.  When Courtney isn’t at the office, she enjoys dancing with the Ukrainian Shumka Dance Company.

Sara Davidson

Sara Davidson

Expressive Arts Therapist

Sara Davidson is a certified expressive arts therapist.  She works in schools and in the clinic.  Sara’s passion, authentic nature and creativity are displayed in her work.  She works with children and teens who present with a variety of issues.   She is client-centred in her approach.

Meet Monty

Monty is our therapy dog in training.  He is compassionate and loves people!  He is eager to help and support clients on their healing journey.

Jennifer Skolney, M.A.

Jennifer Skolney, M.A.

Provisionally Registered Psychologist

Jennifer is a certified play therapist who works with children 3 years and up.  She also facilitates our Child-Parent Relationship Therapy group.  

Jessica Lenchyshyn. M.Sc. M.Ed

Jessica Lenchyshyn. M.Sc. M.Ed

Provisionally Registered Psychologist

Jessica specializes in psycho-educational testing and counselling.  She works with children, teens and adults. Jessica uses a variety of play therapy techniques as well as Sandplay and other expressive modalities. She is trained in Circle of Security, EMDR and other somatic therapies.  Jessica has a special interest in providing animal assisted therapy.  

Madelaine Calliou

Madelaine Calliou

Mental Health Therapist

Madelaine is a School-Based Mental Health Therapist.  She works with Indigenous communities throughout Alberta.  Madelaine also works out of our office one day a week.  Madelaine brings a wealth of experience and knowledge that supports her work with clients.

Noreen Sibanda

Noreen Sibanda

Provisional Registered Psychologist

Noreen is a school-based Provisional Psychologist.  Noreen incorporates a variety of different therapeutic modalities in her work such as CBT and solution-focused therapy as she works from a client-centred approach.  Noreen has expertise in the areas of anxiety, depression and self-esteem.  She creates a safe place for her clients to work towards their personal goals.

Meagan Krieger

Meagan Krieger

School-based Therapeutic Behavior Assistant

Meagan Krieger is a school-based Therapeutic Behavior Assistant.  She works with students to create an intervention plan that is tailored to the student’s needs and experiences.  She works to empower students with self-regulation skills and healthy connections with caring adults.  

Welcome To MP Psychology

MP Psychology is a private child, adolescent and adult therapy clinic based in Edmonton, AB. We provide mental health services to a variety of schools and communities across Alberta.  We believe mental health services should be easily accessible to everyone. 

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