anastasia lezos - E-BULLETIN DIRECTOR
Anastasia holds a Bachelors degree in Psychology from Concordia University. She worked in community and hospital settings where she fostered social integration and promoted individual differences for those who suffered from mental health illness and difficulties. Anastasia left her employment as a symptom evaluator for the Douglas Mental Health Institute to pursue her master’s degree in Counselling Psychology at McGill University. Anastasia is a Canadian Certified Counsellor and a licensed member of the OCCOQ. She currently works as a crisis counsellor for Homewood Health where she offers telephonic counselling and crisis de-escalation.
Her areas of interest and expertise include promoting wellness and bringing about change through empowering young adults and adults struggling with daily stressors that affect their general functioning. She practices counselling from a humanistic and integrative approach and has over thirteen years of combined experience working with individuals struggling with depression, anxiety and psychotic disorders. This is Anastasia’s first year on the QCA Board of Directors and she is excited to be actively involved with her fellow counselling professionals.