Dr. Gosselin received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from the Université de Montréal. She has since held tenure-track positions at the University of Ottawa, Memorial University of Newfoundland and currently at Université du Québec en Outaouais. Over the last 15 years, she has consolidated her expertise in teaching future clinical psychologists how to use an evidence-based integrative approach to assessment and treatment planning, as well as how to use a competency-based approach to clinical supervision. Dr. Gosselin also is a recognized international expert in the area of multiple family transitions and how to develop resilience in marginalized family settings.

Approach

Dr. Gosselin uses an integrative approach to psychotherapy, which she applies in a flexible manner to suit her clients’ needs and goals, based on the best available evidence base. Dr. Gosselin has received and provided professional training in cognitive-behavioral therapy and associated integrative models, as well as interpersonal and modern psychodynamic models. Dr. Gosselin is completely bilingual in both English and French.

Individual Therapy

Dr. Gosselin works with individuals with a wide variety of issues, including:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Work problems
  • Grief/loss
  • Self-esteem
  • Relationship problems
  • Burnout
  • Perfectionism
  • Identity problems
  • Adjustment to life transitions
  • Women’s and maternal issues

Individuals coping with multiple family transitions

Dr. Gosselin is a leading expert in the area of divorce and stepfamily adjustment. She has extensive research experience in developing our understanding of risk and resilience factors associated with multiple family transitions, and she has helped develop psycho-educational and intervention programs for individuals, couples and families coping with divorce and stepfamily adjustment. As a result, she also provides specialized counselling to clients coping with issues related to multiple family transitions.