Heather Andrew

MSW, RSW

Heather Andrew

Heather Andrew is the founder of Aspen Wellness Centre. Heather is a Registered Social Worker and has been a Mental Health Therapist for over six years, supporting clients with a variety of needs including complex trauma, ADHD, PTSD, grief, anxiety, depression, family conflict and more. Heather is passionate about providing trauma informed care to her clients and is a fierce advocate for mental health awareness.

Heather is a Registered Social Worker in Alberta, Ontario and Nova Scotia.

Heather is honored to be an ally of the BIPOC, LGBTQIA2S+ and Indigenous communities.

Heather's pronouns are she/her/hers.

Heather offers mental health therapy sessions in-person and via telehealth.

Experience

For many years, Heather dreamed of opening a wellness centre that provided holistic services to heal the body, mind and spirit. Over the last two years, Heather has built a team of trauma informed, heart centred professionals that offer a variety of healing services including mental health therapy, massage therapy and other wellness services. It is an honour and privilege to serve our community and help people on their healing journey.

Before entering into private practice, Heather spent three years working as a school based therapist in an inner-city school, and as a therapist serving clients with Children's Services involvement. She is very experienced in supporting diverse clients with complex needs by striving to build safe, trusting relationships with individuals and families. Heather is experienced in providing individual therapy for children (8 years+), youth, adults and families. She is also a skilled group facilitator and presenter.

Heather is a level 2 Reiki Practitioner, which she uses to aide in energy healing with clients.

About

In her free time, Heather loves spending time outdoors. Heather believes that nature is healing for the body, mind and spirit. You will often find her camping, hiking, climbing mountains, tending to her garden or enjoying walks with her partner and her dog Benny. When she isn’t exploring the great outdoors, Heather also enjoys trying new food and drinks in the company of friends and family.

Education

Masters degree in Social Work - Clinical Specialization - University of Calgary  (2017)
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) Psychology Co-op - University of Guelph  (2013)

  • Registered Social Worker (Alberta) ACSW #13827
  • Registered Social Worker (Ontario) OCSWSSW #83867
  • Registered Social Worker (Nova Scotia) - Electronic Social Work Practice
  • Certified EMDR Clinician
  • Grief Recovery Specialist - What is a Grief Recovery Specialist?

Insurance

Direct billing is available through:

  • Green Shield
  • Alberta Blue Cross (Blue Shield)
  • Blue Cross Medavie
  • ASEBP
  • Canada Life

Other accepted insurance providers:

  • Sunlife
  • Manulife
  • Great West Life
  • My Benefits - Johnston Group
Client is responsible for determining coverage.

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