Karla Reimer, MA
Karla is dedicated to helping people make lasting and meaningful change in their lives. Her sincere empathy and thoughtfulness towards clients allows her to guide individuals through challenges to help bring them to a deeper understanding of themselves while equipping them with tools they can use on their own. Karla creates a calm, warm, and caring environment, which helps you feel safe, understood, and accepted as you work together.
Some areas of strength for Karla include:
- Anger management
- Anxiety (Social, Generalized, OCD, Phobias, Panic Attacks)
- Aspects of Faith
- Decision Making
- Eating Disorders
- Emotion Regulation
- Family of Origin
- Stress Management
Karla works from Cognitive Behavioural Theory (CBT) and Attachment Theory paradigms. Depending on the needs of the client, Karla also integrates Emotion Focused and Solution Focused therapy into her work.
Karla understands that clients make seek a spiritual integration into their therapeutic work. Therefore, as clients request, Karla is able to use her Christian faith to guide clients through difficult challenges in life. Karla respects the range of needs clients have and so is also able to establish treatment plans with individuals who do not wish to incorporate aspects of faith, but rather wish to work together using psychological principles alone.
Knowing that many individuals seek flexibility in scheduling, Karla is able to offer several evening appointments in addition to daytime appointments. If you are interested in working with her you can schedule a free 20-minute consultation OR get started with a one-hour appointment by clicking here.
If you are contacting your benefits company, please note that Karla is a fully Registered Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists.
Karla is part of our Therapy Thursdays writer’s group to provide our community on tips for better mental health. You can find all of her articles here, with her top articles being: