Kelsey Atkinson

 

Concurrent Disorders Counsellor
Kelsey Atkinson, MA, BA

Biography

Kelsey Atkinson is an experienced mental health and addiction counsellor who is passionate about rehabilitation. Born and raised in the Okanagan, she moved to Victoria to study and work in mental health since 2001. Kelsey has spent the past three years on the Downtown Eastside working alongside some of the most marginalized people in North America. With experience working in treatment centers for youth and adults, Kelsey has compassion and understanding for those struggling with addictions and complex mental health issues. In addition, she has worked with high profile federal offenders towards community rehabilitation. Kelsey has spent time living in Montreal and Vancouver Island, and has called Vancouver home for the past ten years.

Kelsey holds a Master’s of Counselling Psychology from Adler University and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Victoria.