Yolande pursued qualifications in counselling after 17 successful years in business leadership roles. A people person her entire career, she now leverages her expertise and relationship building skills from those early years for her current counselling and coaching practice. She also approaches these two areas from personal experience. Counselling helped her navigate through her own life challenges and she now pays it forward by supporting others.
Yolande’s goal for therapy is to facilitate the support that you need and want, she tailors the work to fit you and the presenting issue. As a person-centered counsellor and integrative practitioner, she uses interventions from various modalities. Depending on your needs, examples of her techniques are the interpersonal process, schema therapy, brief solution focused therapy, CBT and gestalt (focus on the present moment).
Yolande works across the generations: older people, couples, families, children and adolescents, her expertise helps you with professional goals, priorities, work/life balance, problem solving and related areas such as grief & loss, trauma & addiction, transition counselling, depression & anxiety, career counselling, mentoring & coaching and LGBTQA+