120-1735 Dolphin Ave, Kelowna BC
250-801-5591 therapy@mtcounselling.ca

How I Can Help You

It's my goal to create a comfortable, safe environment, where we'll work to achieve the goal together
Family Therapy

Family Therapy

I work with people who have various concerns. Consultations help identify issues

Relationship Counselling

Relationship Counselling

Many things can trigger stress reaction, including danger, threat, news, illness, etc.

Therapy with Children

Therapy with Children

Loving each other makes it easier to solve the invariable issues that come up daily

Individual Counselling

Individual Counselling

The most common and dangerous features of low self-esteem is negative self-talk.

Melissa Twomey

Registered Clinical Counsellor

Melissa Twomey has widespread experience in supporting clients and their families with issues pertaining to anxiety, depression, interpersonal relationships and childhood disorders. Melissa helps clients examine interpersonal relationships and explores their coping skills in different aspects of their lives.  Melissa Twomey works collaboratively with her clients to develop an integrated approach to treatment that is tailored to the particular goals and interests of her clients.

Melissa is known for her warm and inviting therapeutic style, by creating a safe environment for all clients to explore their experiences. She uses a multidimensional approach combining Cognitive Behavioral therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy, as well as Self-Regulation Therapy for clients who have and continue to experience trauma. This specialization in trauma includes car accidents, medical procedures, relational, developmental, violence in relationship and sexual assaults. She works specifically with individuals experiencing PTSD due to traumatic life events.

Melissa completed her Masters in Counselling Psychology from Yorkville University and her undergrad from the University of British Columbia Okanagan. She is registered with the British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors (12685). Melissa has received post Masters training in Self-Regulation Therapy to assist clients with traumatic experiences.

Education & Training

  • Undergraduate degree in a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Psychology
  • University of British Columbia Okanagan
  • Masters Degree in Counselling Psychology
  • Yorkville University
  • Self-Regulation Therapy
  • Foundation Level I
  • Self Regulation Therapy
  • Advanced Level I
  • Self-Regulation Therapy
  • Chronic Pain and Inflammation

A big part of emotional intelligence is being able to feel an emotion without having to act on it.

Phone: 250-801-5591
120-1735 Dolphin Ave
Canada, V1Y 8A6, Kelowna, BC