Kira is a Clinical Consultant at Stevenson, Waplak & Associates providing counselling to individuals and families from a systemic perspective in order to enhance understanding, communication patterns, and improving relationship dynamics. Kira has a passion for helping clients reach their full potential, happiness and wellbeing.
Kira is a Clinical Fellow with the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, the Ontario Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, and Registry of Marriage and Family, Canada. She is a Registered Psychotherapist with the Ontario College of Registered Psychotherapists, a member of the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association and a graduate from Northcentral University, MMFT (Honours).
Kira provides counselling for individuals, couples and families utilizing strength based approaches with an emphasis on insight-development and empowerment, and individuals seeking counselling for depression, anxiety, self-esteem, trauma, work related issues, as well as difficult life transition phases.
Kira has extensive experience counselling children and adolescents facing challenges with personal or family life circumstances such as bullying and divorce, as well as mental or behavioural complexities.
Kira also provides sports therapy to individuals experiencing performance issues. As a former professional athlete and a sports performance specialist, Kira can help with performance improvement, mental and physical conditioning, motivation and commitment to an exercise program, injury rehabilitation, embracing the pressure of competition, confidence, enjoyment of sport, goal setting, pre/post game routine, imagery, self-talk, and life balance.