Rena Tennant – Registered Psychotherapist
Rena Tennant is a Registered Psychotherapist with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario and a clinical member of the Ontario Society for Psychotherapists. She graduated with a psychology degree from Laurentian University and a post graduate diploma in Addictions: Treatment and Prevention.
Rena has ten years clinical experience providing both community and hospital based interventions for clients experiencing depression, anxiety, stress, emotional distress, relationship problems, PTSD, pain, grief, addictions and bipolar disorder.
Using a client-centred approach, Rena encourages clients to be collaborative in their treatment. She believes there is always an opportunity for growth and change, and supports clients as they explore their own pathway to increased psychological wellness.
In addition to her clinical work, Rena has a passion for teaching and has four years experience as a college professor, teaching introductory psychology and group therapy. She is also an experienced trainer, tailoring workshops to organizational needs. For example, Rena provided a workshop for front line workers entitled The Importance of Sleep in Combating Compassion Fatigue.
Rena and her husband are relocating from cottage country in central Ontario to the Pembroke area.