Suzanne Klein Kassian

EMDR Basic Training

Sankofa Counselling Services Corp

Suzanne Klein Kassian, BA Psychology, MSW, PhD(c), RCSW
Suzanne is a registered Clinical Social Worker with the Alberta College of Social Workers (ACSW) and has been working and volunteering in the mental health field since 1999 and in Corrections since 1995. She was registered with the ACSW in 2003, received her clinical designation in 2012 and has since been running a part-time private practice. She received her Bachelor of Arts with a specialization in Psychology from the University of Alberta, Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Calgary and Masters in Clinical Social Work at Yeshiva University and is currently enrolled in the PhD Social Welfare program through Yeshiva University, Wurzweiler School of Social Work.

For more than 20 years Suzanne has been providing care and support to youth, adults, couples and families as they work through difficult issues such as attachment disorders, grief and loss, managing difficult emotions and conflicted relationships. Suzanne provides services in English and uses a trauma-informed practice. She is trained in a number of therapeutic techniques including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) with advanced training. Suzanne has a passion for working with youth involved in the Criminal Justice System and program development.

51431 Range Road 280 , Parkland County, Alberta, Canada, T7Y 2W2

Phone: (780) 963-1148

Population Served:

Children & Adolescents


How EMDR is Offered:

Both online and in-person

Areas of Expertise:

Attachment Focussed
Birth Trauma
Physical Abuse
Sexual Abuse
Social Anxiety