Chad Bodnar is Registered Psychologist accepting new clients privately.
Chad has an extensive background and understanding of child and adolescent development. He has a Bachelor of Elementary Education with a focus on Early Childhood Learning and taught for more than 10 years. His teaching experiences along with over 25 years of working with children and adolescents have allowed him to work with individuals with diverse needs.
In both private practice and as a school psychologist, Chad has worked with children and adolescents (Grades K-12) and adult students with various needs, such as learning disorders and giftedness, addictions, depression, anxiety, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Conduct Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD), Obsessional Compulsive Disorder (OCD), social phobias, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), family conflict and grief and loss, both individually and in small groups.
Since completing his Master in Arts in Counselling Psychology, Chad has strived to keep his skills and training current.
Chad has had the opportunity to provide therapy to individuals and families in a variety of settings, including the Fort Saskatchewan Correctional Facility. Chad has also worked in conjunction with NorQuest College to instruct courses in Personal Resilience for Disaster Recovery wherein participants take part in activities designed to grown their understanding and build their personal preparedness to volunteer in disaster recovery efforts. Chad is also a regular contributor to the Experts Page in the St. Albert Gazette.
Chad works in private practice counselling families and individuals of all ages.