Aliya Manji, M.A.

Registered Psychologist

Aliya obtained her Masters of Arts in Counselling Psychology in 2008 and has been working with children, adolescents couples and families for over 10 years. Aliya’s passion lies in working with people as they move through different life stages and changes, while raising awareness to help reduce the stigma surrounding mental health.

Her training includes:

  • Gottman Couples Counselling & Gottman Trauma and Affairs Training
  • Mindfulness Practices
  • Violence, Threat, & Risk Assessment
  • Trauma and Addictions
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • EMDR

Aliya’s provides counselling for those who have struggled with trauma, addictions, and mental health issues. With over seven years at Kells Counselling, her clinical work expands to the support of adolescents, couples, and families. In addition, her experience includes working with immigrant and refugee women and children fleeing family violence. Aliya works with individuals from all walks of life who are struggling with:

  • Bullying
  • Depression
  • Anxiety/ Worries
  • Addictions
  • Concurrent Disorders
  • Perfectionism
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-esteem/ Self-compassion
  • Cross-cultural Issues
  • Interfaith Relationships
  • Grief/Loss
  • Divorce/Breakups
  • Trauma
  • Domestic Violence and Abuse
  • Sense of Self/ Identity
  • Stress/ Fears
  • Life Transitions & Changes

For more information, visit www.essencepsychology.ca

If you would like to book an appointment with Aliya, call 780-430-4769.