Dr. Reana Saraceni, is Registered Psychologist who brings to Viewpoint a wealth of educational credentials. She holds a PhD in Counselling Psychology and is a Certified Advanced Hypnotherapist.
Dr. Reana has a unique and welcoming approach to therapy with her belief that mistakes are openings and struggles are doors to growth and learning. Dr. Reana supports her clients in developing skills to see these opportunities for themselves. She works collaboratively; primarily focusing on what is going on in the present moment, but also taking a peek into the past to see what has influenced current behaviors and circumstances. Dr. Reana’s clients appreciate her empathy, understanding, and refreshing sense of humor in helping them achieve their happiest, healthiest self.
Dr. Reana addresses a range of clinical concerns, her specialties including: Eating Disorders & Eating Problems; Weight Management; Anxiety & Panic; Depression; Relationship Difficulties; Infidelity; Personality Difficulties & Disorders; Career Counselling & Career Assessment; Emotional Intelligence Assessment; Leadership Development & Leadership Assessment.
Individual therapy usually includes approaches from Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Solutions Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Mindfulness. Dr. Reana also views some problems as rooted within a person’s subconscious and utilizes hypnotherapy to address problems less responsive to traditional modalities.
Dr. Reana has extensive experience working as a corporate Transformational Coach and has experience teaching at the University of Calgary and Mount Royal University. She is a published author, with articles in prominent academic journals.