Clinical Therapist * Mental Health Specialist * Media Expert

Michele KambolisMichele Kambolis, MA/UBC,  is a registered Child and Family Therapist and Parent Educator and a Registered Clinical Counselor with the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors.  Dedicated to raising awareness about parenting and mental health issues, Michele currently writes a popular and accessible weekly advice column for the Vancouver Sun called "Parent Traps".

Media Work

Michele has contributed to a variety of news media, including Today's Parent Magazine, WestCoast Families Magazine, BC Parent Magazine and Montecristo Magazine. She has been featured on Studio 4 with Fanny Kiefer, North of 49 and Breakfast Television - and was the in house child and family expert on AM1410 for over three years.

Clinical Practice

Michele serves as Clinical Director of Harbourside Family Counseling Centre and CHIKids, providing treatment and resources for children, families and individuals in the Lower Mainland. She offers evidence-based treatment approaches for individuals, couples and families affected by a wide variety of difficulties, including mental health concerns, relationship problems, developmental disabilities and parenting concerns.

Ongoing Research and Training

Her approach is deeply influenced by the wisdom of interpersonal neurobiology and her ongoing studies with Dan Siegal and Mindsight Institute.

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