Milena M. Meneghetti is a Registered Psychologist in Alberta, with approximately a decade of experience working in private practice as well as in the health care system. She brings a wealth of psychological education, training and experience to help you with your goals for wellness and change. Keep reading to learn more.
Registered Psychologist (College of Alberta Psychologists) Nov. 22, 2010 (Clinical/ Counselling stream).
MSc, Applied Psychology, Counselling, University of Calgary June, 2008; Her Master’s thesis provided the first ever Canadian description of Executives’ experiences of being coached.
BA Psychology (With Distinction) 1985 Minor: Management
In order to provide evidence-based, informed care, she also has acquired the following certifications and professional training over the course of her career.
Psychological Health And Safety Advisor Certificate (March, 2020)
Prolonged Exposure for Treating PTSD Certificate – 32 hour course (January, 2020)
HeartMath Trainer Certification (August, 2019)
ASIST Suicide Prevention Certification (September, 2019)
Radical Exposure Tapping (RET) “Deactivating the Buttons” by Dr. Laurie MacKinnon, (2014)
Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) certified until no longer required for my work, (to 2015).
Performance Communications Trainer Certification (1998)
IDAK Career Development System Certification (1990)
Behaviour Description Interviewing Train-The-Trainer Certification (1989) with Dr. Tom Janz, co-inventor of this technique.
Ms. Meneghetti is current and well-informed. She has held board and volunteer positions at the local, provincial and national levels in her fields, most recently on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Psychological Association.
Ms. Meneghetti is broadly-trained. During her early training as a Psychologist, she had experience conducting court-ordered parenting assessments. She was mentored by many who were key leaders in their fields, including experts in family therapy, grief therapy, narrative therapy and domestic abuse, as well as an expert in providing court-ordered custody assessments.
She understands the impact of chronic and other health conditions, including disabilities. Early in her career, Ms. Meneghetti was involved in quantitative research activities with a University Research Project which investigated the Quality of Life for End Stage Renal Disease Patients.
She has significant mental health care experience. Most recently, Milena provided her services as a Behavioural Health Consultant / Family Counsellor, working with Alberta Health multidisciplinary teams including family physicians and nurses and then as a Psychologist with a national rehabilitation organization.
She understands change-management and the world of work. Prior to her registration as a Psychologist, Ms. Meneghetti was a 23-year Human Resources professional who was involved in establishing and refining the early accreditation of HR professionals and involved in her association at that time.
She understands Management and Executive level challenges and stressors. Milena brings experience working with senior level executives in maximizing the effectiveness of Human Resources. Working as a senior consultant and then as a professional in both the banking and oil and gas sectors, her work history gives her unique perspective and insight into the world of work and related functional assessments. She worked as a consultant with a developer of Behaviour Description Interviewing.
Ms. Meneghetti is passionate about her work, and looks forward to helping you overcome real-life mental health challenges and move forward in living a full and meaningful life. Get in touch with her to find out more.