Join Niha and Sean in a conversation with Clinical Counselor Bohang Benedix on decolonizing mental health, and how to support yourself and your peers with compassion.
Bohang is an Registered Clinical Counselor who embodies empathy, compassion and authenticity in her counseling relationship. She has experience working with children, adults, couples and families from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds and holds a Bsc. (Honours) in Psychology, as well as a MA in Counselling Psychology.
Prior to moving to Canada over 10 years ago from Southern Africa, she worked in trauma counseling and mental health within schools, as well as with adults and couples in relationship counseling for nearly ten years. Since moving to Canada, Bohang worked with refugees and immigrants as well as their children and youth by providing counseling services to cope with trauma, culture shock and assimilation, depression, anxiety and other mental health disorders.
This episode is produced by Marcela Popowich.