About Us

Dr. Janine Nelson - Registered Psychologist

Dr. Janine holds a PsyD. in Clinical Psychology and is registered with the College of Alberta Psychologists (AB #3338), as well as a member of the Psychologists Association of Alberta.  Janine has conducted extensive research and now holds expertise in the areas of: grief/loss and resiliency, interpersonal neurobiology (IPNB), psychoneuroimmunology (PNI), and the neuroscience of the mind/brain/body system.

Dr. Janine has over 26 years experience working in the counselling and mental health field, 15 years as a registered psychologist. In private practice since 2008, Dr. Janine treats individual adult/youth, couples, families, and offers play therapy for children age 8 and up for a variety of mental health and wellness concerns: anxiety, depression, trauma/attachment, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), addictions/co-current disorders, chronic pain, challenging life events/circumstances. Dr. Janine also has master level certification in meditation practice and clinical hypnotherapy, which, in addition to what is mentioned above, is appropriate for helping with weight loss and smoking cessation. Dr. Janine posesses specific training/expertise in psycho-educational and other formal standardized assessment. Dr. Janine is also pleased to serve our community and Service Alberta as a Marriage Commissioner for the Provost area.

Dr. Janine was raised on a farm in rural Saskatchewan, and, other than intermittently relocating for university studies, has resided and worked in the Provost/Wainwright area for most of her life. Dr. Janine is familiar with the challenges that come with rural living, and understands the limited availability of health/wellness resources in the area. She strives to provide the quality of care that our community deserves, without the long drive or extra expense of travel for specialized services.      

Sara Hamilton - Office Manager & Registered Massage Therapist

Sara is our Office Manager, as well as, a Registered Massage Therapist.

Her passion for helping people and learning sparked her interest in massage therapy.  She graduated from the Alberta College of Massage Therapy in 2017, and is a current  member of the Remedial Massage Therapists Association. Sara likes to incorporate relaxation massage with deep tissue techniques and trigger point therapy to create a relaxing, yet effective treatment.  She enjoys helping her clients understand their bodies and restore them to a natural and balanced posture.  She specializes in Swedish relaxation, Prenatal, Trigger Point, Myofascial Release, and Deep Tissue Massage.

Sara took on the roll of Office Manager in October of 2018 and enjoys the challenge and learning curve associated with this new opportunity. She loves interacting with clients and assisting you with whatever you may need!