Persistent Links Inc

Psychologist, MEd, R Psych

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Persistent Links Inc, MEd, R Psych, Psychologist in Edmonton
(780) 244-3326 Website

Persistent Links Inc

Psychologist, MEd, R Psych


Location

6918 77 Street Northwest
Edmonton, Alberta T6E
Call Miss. Melissa Gates
(780) 244-3326

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Do you need an evening or weekend appointment? Call us! Do you need someone to talk to but feel too uncomfortable or afraid to talk to a stranger about your problems? Our registered psychologist is experienced in building strong therapeutic relationships built on empathy, trust, respect, compassion and collaboration. We believe in building a strong relationship with the client, first and foremost, so that you will feel safe and comfortable sharing your most personal feelings. We believe in creating a safe and supportive environment in which clients may openly explore their problems and struggles.

Melissa Gates MEd is our registered psychologist, Some of her specialties include working with clients with chronic pain, those with addiction and those with borderline personality disorder. Other issues that she can help clients with, are listed in the Specialties and Issues section below. She is also experienced at helping clients learn new coping skills a

Melissa also uses techniques from various other therapies in order to tailor your therapy to you. These are listed in the Treatment Approaches below. Additionally, she provides a judgment-free environment where clients from all genders, orientations, and from all cultural and religious backgrounds can work through their problems.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 12 Years
  • School: University of Alberta
  • Year Graduated: 2007
  • License and Province: 3593 Alberta

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $180 - $200
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Mastercard, Visa

Location

6918 77 Street Northwest
Edmonton, Alberta T6E
Call Miss. Melissa Gates
(780) 244-3326

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Chronic Pain
  • Addiction
  • Borderline Personality
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Guidance
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Internet Addiction
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Medical Detox
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
  • coping skills
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

I also speak: Je peut vous aider en Francais aussi and French
Age
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Vegan Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Adlerian
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Family / Marital
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT)
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

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Last Modified: 20 Jul 2019
Persistent Links Inc, MEd, R Psych, Psychologist in Edmonton

Persistent Links Inc

Psychologist, MEd, R Psych