Samantha Mohan (formerly, Wiendels) is a clinical therapist, who obtained a Master in Counselling Psychology from Western University. She completed her undergraduate degree in psychology and criminal justice.
She has a deep passion for working with individuals with concurrent disorders, complex trauma, and dissociation. Samantha’s career began working at a community withdrawal management centre and completing research on how to improve continuity in care using evidence-based practices. The focus of this research was hearing the stories of those who were accessing treatment and trying to navigate mental health and addiction services.
Samantha has worked with post-secondary students, adults, and families, who wish to increase their resiliency and heal from addiction, anxiety and depression, trauma, and loss. Samantha has also supported individuals through life transitions, identity development, and feeling a greater sense of belonging and connectedness.
Samantha adopts an integrated therapeutic approach, using Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing therapy (EMDR), Sensorimotor Psychotherapy (SP), Structural Dissociation Theory, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) and Motivational Interviewing (MI). Samantha aligns with her clients and bears witness to their lived experience, emphasizing strength, resiliency, and self-compassion.