Areas of Focus Dr. Jennie provides tools and understanding to help families, children and teen's overcome a wide range of challenges.

  • Learning Disabilities

  • ADHD

  • Giftedness

  • Emotional Difficulties (i.e., depression, anxiety)

  • Social Difficulties

  • Defiant and strong-willed kids

  • Parent-child Relationship Problems

  • Trauma

  • Issues Related to Divorce

  • Aggressive behaviour

  • Being the victim of bullying or bullying other children

  • Mood swings (i.e., happy one minute, upset the next)

  • Child does not listen or follow through with instructions

  • Social withdrawal or isolation

  • Self-harm and/or suicidal ideation

  • Struggles coping with loss

  • Autism

Growing up is tough - there's no doubt about that, but with the right tools even the biggest challenges can be overcome. With her unwavering dedication, Dr. Jennie has helped build up children and teen's towards realizing their full potential.

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About Dr. Jennie Compassion. Trust. Understanding.

Dr. Jennie has always had a love of people and a natural ease for communication. At an early age, Dr. Jennie discovered her passion for working with children to realize their full potential. This led into a fulfilling career as a psychologist specializing in working with children and teens.

Dr. Jennie started her education at the University of Calgary, and later completed her PhD at Bowling Green State University in Ohio. Dr. Jennie has experience working with children and teens in a variety of clinical settings including hospital, community based and private practice.

Dr. Jennie, her husband, and two boys are happy to call Red Deer their home and continue to be passionate about helping people in Central Alberta.