Ivana Hrushowy

MA, CCC

Ivana Hrushowy

Ivana Hrushowy is a passionate mental health therapist and Canadian Certified counsellor. After starting her own healing journey in 2016, Ivana began to understand how childhood wounds, grief and trauma can have a lasting affect on an individual’s life. Ivana specializes in attachment and ego state work to bring healing to the wounded inner child, creating new healthier patterns and healing a variety of mental health concerns. These concerns include the treatment of grief, trauma, depression, anxiety, ADHD, low self-esteem, emotional regulation, relationship difficulties, and challenging life transitions. Ivana is a Certified Grief Recovery Specialist, and is trained in EMDR and mindfulness-based therapies, to help the body to process stored traumas in the body.

Ivana is honoured to be an ally of the BIPOC, 2SLGBTQ and Indigenous communities.

Ivana’s pronouns are she/her/hers.

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

Experience

Ivana has spent the majority of her career working with teens at an inner-city high school. Ivana has also worked as a community-based therapist, primarily with 2SLGBTQ clients. Prior to becoming a therapist, Ivana worked in the education system as a teacher, and as a clinical support worker for children with developmental disabilities.

Ivana is a level 3 Reiki Master Practitioner. Reiki can be integrated into any treatment plan.

About

Ivana is a passionate therapist and mental health advocate. In her time away from the office, Ivana can be found playing with a dog, or snuggling with a cat. Ivana enjoys travelling, camping, cycling, golfing, yoga, hiking, and just being outdoors. Ivana’s favourite place to be is near water, mountains, or somewhere in between, taking in the sun and fresh air. Ivana loves eating potatoes in all their glorious forms.

Education

Masters degree in Arts - Counselling Psychology - Yorkville University (2019)
Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Social Studies & English as Second Language - University of Alberta (2014)

  • Canadian Certified Counsellor #1000602 Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association
  • Counselling Therapist #2123 Association of Counselling Therapy of Alberta
  • EMDR Clinician
  • Certified Grief Recovery Specialist

Insurance

Accepted Insurance Providers:

  • My Benefits - Johnston Group
  • Blue Cross (select plans)
  • Pacific Blue Cross
  • Equitable Life
  • Greenshield
  • Sunlife (select plans)
Client is responsible for determining coverage.

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