Dr. Laura Klubben
Practicum Coordinator and Practice Consultant
Dr. Laura Klubben attained her PhD in Counselling Psychology from the University of British Columbia. She is a Registered Psychologist (#2185) with the College of Psychologists of BC. She is EMDRIA Certified in EMDR (#57660881), a type of trauma treatment, and an EMDR Consultant-In-Training.
Dr. Klubben has been working with CJA since 2014. At CJA, Dr. Klubben provides psychological assessment, diagnosis, and treatment. She conducts independent medical examinations (IMEs). She also serves as a CJA Practicum Coordinator and Clinical Supervisor as well as a CJA Practice Consultant.
Clinically, Dr. Klubben works with adult clients individually. She uses the following evidence-based practices when working with clients in treatment: acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), dialectical behavioural therapy (DBT), and eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR). She also utilizes mindfulness-based approaches.
Dr. Klubben has expertise in working with clients dealing with the following psychological concerns: trauma disorders, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD); mood disorders, including depression; stress and anxiety disorders, including generalized anxiety disorder, vehicular phobias, and panic attacks; chronic pain; concussion and brain injury; disordered sleep; life transitions and adjustment issues; motivation and procrastination issues; disordered eating and body image issues; family of origin issues; self-esteem and self-confidence issues; as well as identity challenges including racial/socio-cultural, sexual, and gender-identity issues.