Mental Health Consultant
Role: Mental Health Consultant with a Substance Use Specialty
Professional Designation: Registered Nurse, Certification in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing
Education: RN, CPMHN, BA Psych, RNAO Addictions Training
For over 20 years Patty has worked with post-secondary students interested in making a change to their substance use.
She supports students through an eight-session approach that includes setting goals, developing a toolbox of strategies to meet those goals, practicing assigned tasks, and keeping a record of their journey. Her harm reduction and wellness approach incorporate the use of Strength-Based techniques and Motivational Interviewing.