Evölve was founded by Jacqueline LeBeau who is a Registered Psychotherapist (Q). Jacqueline began her training in the field of psychology with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wilfrid Laurier University. After completion of her B.A. Jacqueline furthered her education in the legal field where she worked in some of the most prestigious law firms across Ontario and Vancouver to help clients in the areas of family law and personal injury. After ten years working in the legal industry, Jacqueline returned to the world of academia to pursue a Masters degree in psychology.
Jacqueline received her Masters of Arts Degree in Counselling Psychology with clinical training under supervised practice to gain experience using a variety of treatment modalities in providing individual, couples, family and group psychotherapy. Her work experience has included therapy in a private practice as well as psycho-educational consulting through Halton Woman’s Centre in establishing and running group based therapy practices. Jacqueline is registered with the CRPO and a member of the Ontario Association of Counsellors, Consultants, Psychotherapists and Psychometrics (OACCPP).
In pursuing continuing education and upgrading her skill level as a therapist, Jacqueline has been studying and training in various modalities and is certified in Dialectical Behavior Therapy as well as certified in PTSD and Trauma therapy. Jacqueline utilizes additional modalities in her treatment such as CBT, MBCT, ACT, EFT, Systemic Therapy, Play Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Meditation, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction along with other therapy modalities to increase the client’s sense of health and well-being. In addition to these therapeutic modalities, Jacqueline’s primary focus is on the therapeutic alliance, which focuses on establishing a trusting and safe environment for all her clients.