More about Alisha Thacker

Thank you for taking the time to stop by and read through my profile. The information below will give you a better understanding of my therapeutic approach, areas of interest, and specialties.

I understand that no single approach works for all individuals. I work with my clients to discover their unique needs and tailor my therapeutic approach to help support their journey. I utilize a variety of therapeutic techniques from multiple theoretical backgrounds with an emphasis on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. I also specialize in dealing with Highly Sensitive Personalities and behavioural issues.




Bachelors of Psychology, Mount Royal University

M.A. Counselling Psychology, Yorkville University




College of Alberta Psychologists.



The 10 Best-Ever Anxiety Management Techniques (workshop)

CSS Conference- Psychologists Insomnia Workshop

Highly Sensitive Personality

Suicide and Crisis Intervention (workshop)



    • English

My Areas of Specialty:

  • Adolescent & Teen Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Aspergers Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Childhood Development Issues
  • Children’s Mental Health
  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Trauma

I can also help with these areas:

  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety & Panic Disorders
  • Cognitive Disability
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Family Caregiver Stress
  • Family Issues
  • Grief and Loss
  • Issues Related to Bullying
  • Marriage and Relationship Concerns
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Panic Disorder
  • Parenting Issues & Support
  • Self Harming
  • Self-Esteem Issues
  • Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Stress Management

My Treatment Approaches:

  • Behavioural Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Psychotherapy
  • Solution Focused Therapy

Assessment Services:

  • Assessments For Developmental Disabilities
  • Custody Access & Parental Assessments (PN7, PN8)
  • Gifted / Intellectually Advanced Assessments
  • Intelligence, Psycho-educational and Memory Assessments
  • Personality and Behavioural Assessments