Trixie is part of our affiliate sister group, Kelowna Professional Group

Appointments: Monday & Tuesdays, 9am to 6pm and Wednesdays & Thursdays 9am to 2pm

Trixie Hennessey is currently accepting new clients and has good availability.

Trixie Hennessey uses an integrative approach rooted in interpersonal neurobiology, narrative therapy, emotion focused family therapy, mindfulness based practice and attachment theory.  She follows a holistic and relational approach to address the psychological, biological, social, and spiritual factors that contribute to the development and maintenance of eating disorders, relationship challenges, and mental health issues. 

By providing a safe and empathetic therapeutic environment, Trixie supports clients in examining their interpersonal relationships and addressing maladaptive coping skills. Over time her clients build healthy relationships with others, have a stronger sense of self, and gain the skills they are seeking to create productive, meaningful lives. 

Trixie has considerable experience supporting clients and their families with disordered eating.  She has worked extensively with families where separation is occurring.  She is an experienced parenting coach for a variety of child presentations including children with multiple diagnoses, autism, developmental delays, anger management, and anxiety.  She counsels people of all ages with grief and loss issues.  She works with individuals with addictions and utilizes a variety of strategies included integrated team approaches.  Trixie has dealt with mild adaptation issues to serious, self-harm and does so with a kind, non-judgemental, and respectful interaction that makes her approachable and trustworthy.

A summary list of identifiable clients helps to identify the best fit for work Trixie:

  • Anxiety and Panic
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Relationship Counselling
  • Self Esteem Counselling
  • Childhood Attachment Disruptions
  • Postnatal Depression Counselling
  • Family and Parenting Issues
  • Adolescent Counselling
  • Self Esteem and Personal Growth
  • Communication Skills
  • Grief and Loss
  • Self-harm and Suicide, as well as family and friends affected
  • Families and Children affected by Mental Illness

Trixie completed her Masters of Social Work degree at the University of British Columbia- Okanagan.  She is registered under the British Columbia College of Social Workers (#10016). 

Video Therapy via SKYPE:
Who is Skype/phone counselling suitable for?

  • People who have a hard time leaving their home due to mobility issues or concerns with anxiety.
  • Anyone living in a remote area who cannot make it to an in-person counselling session in Kelowna, BC.
  • Those who want to gain more insight into their problem, build skills to work through their issues, and gain emotional resilience towards future life problems.

Trixie is pleased to offer services to Veterans as an approved provider by Medavie Blue Cross.

Trixie is pelased to offer counselling sessions as an approved provider by the First Nations Heath Authority (FNHA).

There are special insurance considerations when choosing Trixie Hennessey as your clinician. Trixie Hennessy is a Registered Social Worker. If you are planning on seeking reimbursement for sessions with Trixie, please ensure that you contact your insurance company to confirm if they will reimburse sessions for a registered social worker.