Clinical Child and Adolescent Therapist
Child and Adolescent Services; Department of Public Health, Cith of Hamilton
Niki is a therapist, lecturer and author in children’s mental health, complex trauma, attachment and dissociation. Niki brings 30 years of experience in the field. She has lectured on Complex Trauma and Attachment with the ISST-D, the ESTD, the ISTSS, the ESTSS and ATTACh. She is a guest lecturer for the Universities of Windsor and Guelph and is on staff as an instructor for Safeguards Training for Child and Adult Services. Niki is an active member and Fellow of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation and a winner of the ISST-D 2016 written media award for her book “Attachment-Focused Trauma Treatment for Children and Adolescents: Phase-Oriented Strategies for Addressing Complex Trauma Disorders,” released by Routledge Publishing House, The Taylor and Francis Group, in June of 2015. Niki's second book, “Attachment Focused Toolbox: Phase Oriented Strategies, techniques and tools for Addressing Complex Trauma Disorders in Children and Adolescents” is scheduled for release by Routledge in 2018.