Leanne Leedahl, BSW, RSW, CLC
Leanne is a Registered Social Worker who has worked with individuals, families and professional groups since 1998. Leanne has worked in both frontline and management positions throughout her career in both government and school systems and has provided counselling on First Nation reserves within Saskatchewan. She has a Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Regina and has received certification in Interdisciplinary Collaborative Divorce, New Ways for Families, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and is a Certified Life Coach (CLC) and is trained to administer the Strong Inventory Assessment for career counselling. Leanne has vast experience in supporting clients with a variety of mental health concerns and emotional challenges.
Leanne has a deep passion and commitment for helping others. She is trained in Conflict Resolution, Crucial Conversations, leadership, Violence Risk Assessment, and Safe Talk. Her knowledge of family systems theory and societal issues impacting individuals and families has led her to develop highly effective skills and tools to assist clients in reaching successful outcomes. Leanne believes every client’s situation is unique and therefore tailors her therapeutic approach to meet their individual needs.
Leanne combines a number of therapeutic approaches including CBT, conflict resolution, family systems theory and solution focused problem solving to develop a style that has been effective in assisting individuals and families address areas of concern. Leanne provides clinical services in a number of areas including:
- Collaborative Divorce
- Divorce Recovery
- High Conflict Divorce Solutions/New Ways for Families
- Relationship and couples counselling
- Career counselling
- Life Coaching
- Anxiety and Depression
- Suicide ideation
- Interpersonal conflict
- Stress management
- Emotional regulation, including anger management
- Self-esteem issues
- Parent-teen conflict
- Addictions issues
- Workplace stress and conflict
Leanne’s mission is to help people navigate their complex worlds in order to live a happier and healthier life. She believes in a holistic approach focusing on client strengths. With her compassionate and caring nature, as well as thorough knowledge, sense of humour, passion and dedication to client’s well-being, Leanne provides a non-judgmental, accepting and safe environment in which she helps to empower clients to realize their greatest potential.