Mackenzie provides therapy for children, adolescents, parents, and families who are struggling with a range of emotional and behavioural difficulties. She is a doctoral trainee in the Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology program at the University of Guelph, where she received her Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology in 2018. Mackenzie believes strongly in building a collaborative, trusting relationship with children, youth, and their families, and acknowledges the courage that clients show in recognising challenges and seeking help.
Mackenzie is trained in evidence-based approaches, including Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Emotion Focused Family Therapy (EFFT) and play therapy. She takes an integrative, collaborative approach to providing psychological care. Her previous clinical training has taken place at the Centre for Psychological Services at the University of Guelph, the Wellington Catholic District School Board, Surrey Place, and in private practice.