Meet Our Practitioners at Compass Clinic

We’re a team of passionate clinicians who specialize in working with children, youth, and adults using a developmental lifespan approach to providing mental health services.

Charmaine Miranda - PhD, R.Psych

“If I had an hour to solve all the problems of the world, I would spend 59 of those minutes defining the problem.” ~
Albert Einstein

Rachel Weber - PhD, R.Psych

“And often enough, when we think we are protecting ourselves, we are struggling against our rescuer.

-Marilynne Robinson

Christine Lilley - PhD, R.Psych

"The purpose of life is to discover your gift; the work of life is to develop it, and the meaning of life is to give your gift away." ~
David Viscott

Jodi Yager - PhD, R. Psych

"A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step." ~
Lao Tzu

Sandy Klar - PhD, R.Psych

“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.” ~
Anthony J.D'Angelo

Linda Smart, MA, R.Psych

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking down your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.” ~
Mark Twain

John Lum - PhD, R.Psych

“A well-educated mind will always have more questions than answers.” ~
Helen Keller

Gillian Watson, PhD, R.Psych

“Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than you” ~
Dr. Seuss

Antonia Dangaltcheva - PhD, R.Psych

“Imperfections are not inadequacies; they are reminders that we’re all in this together." ~
Brené Brown

Caroline Buzanko – PhD, R. Psych (Alberta)

"To be in your children's memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today."

Barbara Johnson

Andrea Stelnicki – PhD, R. Psych (Alberta)

"Courage is contagious. Every time we choose courage, we make everyone around us a little better and the world a little braver."Brené Brown

Rita Dunn, Ed.D, R.Psych

"Change How You Feel by Changing the Way You Think"

- Dennis Greenberger  Ph.D.
- Christine A. Padesky,  Ph.D.

Sharon Blott, M.Ed, R.Psych

"Fairness does not mean treating everyone the same.  Fairness means giving everyone what they need to succeed."

Rick LaVoie

Natasha Karim - MA, R. Psych

“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself” ~

Greenly Ho - PhD 何浩茵 (臨床心理學博士)

“If your plan is for 1 year plant rice. If your plan is for 10 years plant trees. If your plan is for 100 years educate children.” ~ Guan Zhong

Ruth Wingerin, MD

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking down your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.” ~
Mark Twain

Ryan Santin - M Ed., RCC

“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” ~
Albert Einstein

Pino Leporace - MEd, MCC, RCC, CCC

“What I am is good enough if I would only be it openly." Carl Rogers

Alejandra Botia - MA, RCC

“No one else could ever be you. That is your superpower.” ~

Claudia Smith - RN

"I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. ~
Maya Angelou

Leah Baugh - MD, RCC

“You either walk inside your story and own it or you stand outside your story and hustle for your worthiness.” ~ Brené 

Brianne Samson - MOT

“Imperfections are not inadequacies; they are reminders that we're all in this together.” ~
Brené Brown

Mary Morris - B.A.

“Once you do away with the idea of people as fixed, static entities, then you see that people can change, and there is hope.” ~
Bell Hooks

Wenny Cheung, Med, RCC

“Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom." ~

Laura Roy - MCP, RCC

“When people show you who they are, believe them.” ~
Maya Angelou

Jessica Eriksen

“What sets you apart can sometimes feel like a burden and it’s not. And a lot of the time, it’s what makes you great.” - Emma Stone 

Stephanie Azari

"Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom." -
Lao Tzu

Sonja Saqui

"The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled." ~ Plutarch

Sarah Ehl, M.Sc., RSLP

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart." ~

Helen Keller

Kelly Richardson

“Experience is not what happens to you; it’s what you do with what happens to you”~

Aldous Huxley

Amanda Harvey

“Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.” ~

Margaret Mead