Kim Medford BA, BEd, MEd, CCC, LCT
Licensed Counselling Therapist (CCTNB) and Certified Canadian Counsellor (CCPA)
Education & Qualification
Kim is a Licensed Counselling Therapist with the College of Counselling Therapists of New Brunswick (CCTNB) and Certified Canadian Counsellor with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association. She is also a licensed teacher in New Brunswick. Kim graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree as well as a Bachelor of Education degree in both English and History. She continued her education by obtaining a Master of Counselling and Psychology from the University of New Brunswick.
Kim’s training and counselling experience has primarily been in mental health within a trauma informed environment where she has worked with a variety of mental health concerns such as, but not limited to, suicidal ideation and self-harm. She provides counselling to mainly adults and families supporting them in areas such as anxiety, depression, self-worth, grief, relationship issues and parenting strategies. In addition, Kim has a particular interest and has received specific training in working with survivors of sexual assault.
In order to meet her client’s needs, Kim’s therapeutic goal is always to develop a collaborative client/counsellor relationship which becomes meaningful and helpful for the client. She does this with a Client-Centered approach and draws from a variety of other therapeutic approaches such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Mindfulness.