It can be a great relief to share your worries and fears with someone who acknowledges your feelings and is able to help you reach a positive solution.
First Responders Trauma
Stress & Anxiety Management
Sookyung Ahn (she/her/hers) is a Registered Clinical Counsellor. Sookyung believes that all humans carry within them an innate wisdom and resilience, that allows them to not only heal, but also to change and grow throughout their life.
Sookyung holds a Master’s degree in Counselling Psychology and Art Therapy. Sookyung also has an MBA in International Business, and a Juris Doctorate. She is fluent in Korean and English, and has Intermediate capabilities with French, German, and Spanish.
Sookyung has extensive experience in life transition, career transition, anger management, relationships counselling, leadership and management training, program development, and strategic planning.
She specializes in couples counselling, working with men, working with those going through life transitions and career transitions, anger management, leadership and management training, and is passionate about working with first responders.
Sookyung also has specialized training in the following areas: Gottman Method Couples Therapy [Level 1, 2, & 3]; Occupational Awareness Training for Treating First Responder Trauma [Level 1 & 2]; Indigenous Cultural Competency; Narrative Therapy Level 1; Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy Level 1; Trauma-Focused CBT; and Art Therapy.
When not working as a Vancouver counsellor, you can find Sookyung painting portraits in her studio in downtown Vancouver, playing jazz music on the piano.