Sea to Tree Health & Wellness

Our Practicum Program - Information for Students

The Practicum Program is run by our Clinical Director, Tara, and co-supervisor Sherry-Lynn. Students accepted to the program have relevant experience, are in good academic standing, and receive clinical supervision from supervisors with decades of experience and a diverse knowledge base. Clinical Supervisors work closely with students by providing one-on-one supervision, shadowing opportunities, and a team approach.

Meet your Clinical Supervisors...

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Sherry-Lynn is a highly experienced clinical counsellor and supervisor with a diverse background in mental health. She has has extensive formal training in clinical supervision and art therapy supervision. Sherry-Lynn's supervision approach is rooted in attachment and trauma-informed practices, incorporating psychodynamic/attachment theory, cognitive-behavioural systemic theory, and postmodern solution-focused theory. She provides a relational, developmental, and experiential framework, supporting supervisees as they gain insight and grow clinically. From structured guidance for new supervisees to group consultation and peer support opportunities, Sherry-Lynn creates a supportive environment for professional development.
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Tara is an Approved Clinical Supervisor with the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors. Her goal, as a clinical supervisor, is to support and grow your clinical approach. She does this by providing a fresh perspective while keeping your unique clinical style in mind. Together you will enhance your skills and capacity and increase your personal and professional growth reflection. She works with all ages, and has advanced training and clinical experience working with trauma and First Responders. She is EMDR Certified, Gottman Level 3 trained, trained in Sex Therapy as well as Critical Response protocols. She also integrates a variety of theoretical orientations such as strength-based, response-based, solution focused, eco therapy, mindfulness, cognitive behavioural therapy, systemic, trauma informed and feminist. She is open to providing supervision for individuals, dyads, small and larger groups.
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Apply for our Practicum Program

If you are interested in applying to be part of our Practicum Program as a practicum student or intern counsellor, please send us the following:

Your cover letter, detailing why you would like to join the Sea to Tree team and what mutual benefits you expect for yourself and us

Your resume, including your current residential address

three professional references and their contact information

When you have your documents together, you can head over to our application form and submit! If you’re selected to proceed to the next step, we will contact you for an interview.

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Get in Touch

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When you are not sure where to begin or who to see, I am the person you will connect with. My goal, as Sea to Tree Health & Wellness’ Intake Coordinator, is to offer options that fit your needs and life. I take into consideration what is bringing you to counselling, session preferences, affordability and coverage. I look forward to hearing from you and hope to be a helpful resource and positive place to start.

- Andrea, Intake Coordinator

Book a Session

To book a session with one of our practitioners, you can email [email protected], or get in touch with a specific practitioner directly via their profile page.

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Sea to Tree Health & Wellness Ltd. (originally called Sitka Wellness) was founded in 2019. It was born from the desire to create more opportunities for people to access local wellness services. We have a small team of practitioners committed to supporting you in person and behind the scenes to make this possible.

Sea to Tree Health & Wellness is located in the unceded territories of the Coast Salish peoples, primarily the T’Sou-ke Nation, Sc'ianew Nation, Pacheedaht Nation, Songhees Nation territories. We recognize the privilege we have to be able to work, play and live in these unceded territories. We honour the lands, waters and communities and are actively working towards reconciliation. Honoring the Coast Salish Territories

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