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About Nancy

Hello my name is Nancy Wambangwa. Thank you for taking the time to read more about me.

Nancy is currently a graduate student at Yorkville University and completing her clinical practicum at One Peace Therapy. Nancy obtained her BA Hons. in Psychology at York University and has completed her educational training in the MACP program with Yorkville University. 

She has experience in crisis and distress support and has great knowledge of critical incident interventions for those who have experienced traumatic events. Nancy believes that mental wellness is the key to self-awareness and growth. She trusts that with a welcoming and encouraging environment, there is room for healing and goal achievement. Nancy’s approach to therapy incorporates different aspects to accommodate an individual’s personal journey. This includes a foundational client-centered view, CBT, solution-focused and a narrative approach. 

Nancy’s experience has provided her with the tools to help develop and enhance self-management skills, coping mechanisms and resilience. Nancy believes that achieving self-care can contribute to everyone’s overall mental wellness.

MY PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

What Makes Me Stand Out

EDUCATION

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (MACP)

Yorkville University

  • Bachelor of Arts in (Honours) Psychology (HBA)

York University

  • Helpline Crisis and Distress Intervention

    • Distress Centre Durham

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA)

Student Member

  • College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO)

Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)

 

  • Ontario Society of Registered Psychotherapists (OSRP)

SPECIALITIES

  • Trauma and PTSD

  • Anxiety 

  • Depression

  • Self-Esteem 

  • Grief and loss

  • Domestic violence 

  • Life transition(s)

POPULATIONS

  • Adults (ages 18+)

  • Individuals

  • Couples

  • Groups

  • LGBTQ

  • BIPOC

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

  • English

  • French (Intermediate)

Please ask us or Nancy about our student rates!