Clinical Social Worker
At the heart of who we are, we are playful, loving, and have good intentions. Born to give and recieve love, so many of us didn't get our needs met or faced challenges along the way that were hard. Coming to therapy is where we can explore together what is working and whats not for you and create a plan to support you in meeting your goals.
For those who request, Jodie offers 90 minute Internal Family Systems sessions to youth and adult clients for $160/session. Jodie works with individuals of all ages, from all backgrounds, professions, and all walks of life. (1)
Jodie is a Certified Play Therapist Supervisor (CPT-S), Certified Complex Trauma Professional (CCTP-2), and Certified Sex Offender Treatment Provider (CSOTP-SW). Additionally, Jodie has completed Level 1, 2, and 3 in Internal Family Systems (IFS & IFIO for couples),. Jodie has completed level 1 and 2 in Theraplay,® completing the Intermediate Theraplay Practitioner Certification, as well as level 1 and 2 of Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP), and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT).
She has done presentations for agencies and taught classes on various topics incl: Play Therapy with Adults, Play Therapy Basics, Assessment & Formulation in Play Therapy, Non Suicidal Self-Injury, Parenting During a Pandemic, Treating Abused Children, Treating Children with Sexualized Behaviours, Strengthening Attachments through Play, Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Managing Meltdowns and other issues pertinent to children and youth.
She has extensive experience in public speaking and teaching at engagements across Canada and the U.S.
Jodie Hiebert, MSW RSW, CPT-S
Jodie is a clinical supervisor for play therapy students, master of social work students, qualifying psychotherapists, group practices and agencies. Contact for more information regarding supervision and costs.
Jodie also runs groups for children and youth using Internal Family Systems, Play and Art to increase emotion regulation, social skills and self efficacy, as well as address trauma.
Jodie is registered with the OCSWSSW, OASW, CAPT, IATP, the Theraplay ® Institute, as well as being a member of the NeurOptimal ® Neurofeedback Brain Training Community.
(1) There is significant evidence that 90 minute sessions can be effective for addressing c-ptsd with respect to childhood trauma: Full article: Internal Family Systems (IFS) Therapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) among Survivors of Multiple Childhood Trauma: A Pilot Effectiveness Study (tandfonline.com)