Who we treat

While Ms. Heitmann specializes in psychotherapy for individuals living with trauma using Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), she has also has a good deal of experience in and has been effective in treating people struggling with the following issues (in no particular order):

·         Trauma/PTSD/C-PTSD

·         Depression

·         Anxiety

·         Life transitions

·         Survivors of childhood sexual/physical/emotional abuse

·         Survivors of human trafficking

·         Victims of violent crime

·         (trauma related) Dissociation

·         Living with chronic stress

·         Living with Lyme Disease and its complications

·         Separation and Divorce

·         Self-esteem challenges

·         Relationship issues (including polyamory)

·         Issues with sex/sexuality/sexual identity

·         Sexual assault recovery

·         Addictions

·         Self-harm

·         Challenges in the work place/job loss

·         Pervasive feelings of guilt and shame

**All of these issues are treated in an LGBTTQ + space