By Kimberly Sogge on September 8, 2017.
We are pleased to welcome new Doctoral Associate Marie-Eve Martel to Sogge & Associates Practice in Psychology starting July 2017. Marie-Eve is a fully bilingual clinician with an outstanding background in Third Wave Cognitive Behavior Therapies such Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy.
Marie-Eve holds an Honours degree in Psychology Magna Cum Laude and an M.A in Counselling Psychology from University of Ottawa. She will soon be a dual Psy.D. and Ph.D. from Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières – UQTR (QC). She recently completed a Doctoral Internship in the Dialectical Behavior Therapy Clinic, at the Montfort Hospital where she offered individual psychotherapy, DBT skills training groups, and telephone coaching in accordance with Dialectical Behavior Therapy for young and older adults with borderline personality disorder. She has also worked in the Clinique universitaire de services psychologiques, UQTR where she offered Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to adults at the university’s clinic. Ms. Martel will offer clinical services under the supervision of Registered Clinical Health Psychologist Dr. Kimberly Sogge C.Psych. (CPO#4531).
In addition to her outstanding clinical background, Marie-Eve is also a psychology researcher. She has worked at the Montfort Hospital Research Institute in a study on Mindfulness-based interventions for social anxiety, and at the University of Ottawa Department of Psychology on a study Couples and Health, with Dr. Marie-France Lafontaine, which examined the effects of chronic pain on couple relationships. One of Marie-Eve’s specialties is clinical work with chronic pain; she has completed an intensive training with the INPUT Pain Management Clinic, St-Thomas’ Hospital, London (England) and King’s College London (England) where she gained additional training in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) treatment for adults with chronic pain and collaborated on research projects on ACT and chronic pain.
Marie-Eve is an active member of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (ACBS) and will be an invaluable asset to the ACT professional community in Ottawa and Ottawa Chapter of ACBS. Marie-Eve is now accepting new patients at our Book Now link at www.drsogge.com