Céliane Gagné (She/Her/Hers),

Registered Clinical Counsellor

Céliane is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) and holds a Masters degree In Counselling Psychology from Trinity Western University and a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies and Languages from Laval University.

Having grown up with a parent living with a chronic degenerative illness in an environment where mental health was significantly stigmatized has made her to truly appreciate the importance of counselling. She has been working in the mental health field for many years doing diverse roles such as providing spiritual counselling to university students as well as supporting individuals with disabilities. She feels strongly about helping people connect with their inner truths.

Her goal is to help individuals find their voice, power, and to take a stand in their life. She also likes to support clients and provide them with the safety they need to move forward with greater resilience and authenticity.

Her areas of expertise include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Grief
  • Trauma
  • Life transitions
  • Spirituality
  • Chronic illness. 

Languages Spoken: English and French

Céliane Gagné
Lorna Demedeiros

Lorna Demedeiros (She/Her/Hers),

Registered Social Worker

Lorna is accepting new clients.

Lorna Demedeiros is a Registered Social Worker (MSW). She has a Master’s degree in Social Work from Wilfrid Laurier University. She is also a certified Complex Trauma/Child Sexual Abuse therapist. She has worked with children, teens and their families since 2013 in psychiatric hospital, government, and clinical settings. She firmly believes the connection between our mind and our body is pivotal.

She uses Attachment theory to guide her understanding of relationships and believes that everything from in utero to the present moment informs how we show up in connection with others. She is trained in EMDR, Synergetic Play Therapy, Somatic Therapy, and others. Her approach to therapy doesn’t always involve a lot of talking but rather doing.

Her area  of expertise include:


  • Trauma
  • Emotion regulation
  • PTSD,
  • Complex developmental trauma,
  • Sexual, Physical or emotional abuse of children and families
  • Separation and divorce.

Languages Spoken: English

Joss Martinez (She/Her/Hers ),

Registered Clinical counsellor

Joss is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC). She has been working in the mental health and social services field for the past four years as a Family Support Specialist helping individuals to achieve balance in different areas of their lives.

She incorporates different modalities into her work with her clients such as Trauma informed therapy, IFS, Solution Focused Therapy, Narrative therapy, Reiki, Energy healing, Meditation, and sound therapy.

Her areas of expertise include:

  • Trauma
  • Depression,
  • Anxiety,
  • Relationships
  • Cultural adaptation
  • Immigration and settlement
  • Grief and loss
  • Boundaries
  • Self-esteem


Olivia Assuncao

Our Culture

We are a committed experienced team of virtual counsellors aligned around vision, values, and client care. Our team is focused on client engagement, connection, and transparent treatment plans. We know that when the client chooses us, that comes with the highest degree of trust and care, and to honour that commitment we are accountable for our own self-care, therapy, continuing education, and further establishing our credibility through these channels.
Join Our Team

We are always looking to bring on another RCC or CCC to the team. If you have at least two to five years’ experience and feel ready to expand your practice virtually, send your cover letter including the vision for your personal practice and resume to info@azicounselling.com