Erin Nimmo M.A. (Psychology)
Ms. Erin Nimmo holds a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in Chicago, Illinois. Her therapy practicum was completed at the Illinois Youth Centre Chicago and involved providing individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, mental health intake assessments, and staff training to oppositional and gang-affiliated youth in a juvenile prison. She also holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Ottawa, which included the completion of a Thesis on the factors associated with positive outcomes for adolescents admitted to inpatient hospitalization for crisis stabilization. Erin is going through the process to be licensed as a Psychological Associate with the College of Psychologists of Ontario.
Erin has experience co-facilitating functional skills workshops for children with autism and their parents at Chedoke Hospital. She worked with at-risk youth attending Chicago Academy High School and has experience developing and running recreational activities for youth with various mental health disorders who were living in a group home through St. Leonards Community Services. She has experience and training in anger management, anxiety and depression management, group therapy, behaviour management, and substance abuse group intervention. At Dr. Angela Fountain and Associates, Erin provides therapy to children, adolescents and families and enjoys providing therapy both individually and in groups.