Team Members

dr. patricia miller, RCSW, PhD (Behavioural and Social Sciences)
Registered Psychologist, Certified Mediator/Negotiator and Addictions Specialist

dr. patricia miller, RCSW, PhD (Behavioural and Social Sciences)
Registered Psychologist, Certified Mediator/Negotiator and Addictions Specialist

Clinic Owner/Director

dr. patricia is the clinical director and owner of The Calgary Therapy Institute.

Amy Price, MSW, RSW

Amy Price, MSW, RSW

Therapist

Amy Price holds a Master of Social Work from the University of Calgary with a clinical specialization in Adult Mental Health & Addiction. She also obtained a Masters Certificate in Child & Youth Mental Health and has been a member in good standing with the Alberta College of Social Workers since 2006.

Marlena Paca, M.A
Registered Provisional Psychologist

Marlena Paca, M.A
Registered Provisional Psychologist

Psychologist

As a registered provisional Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologist I have been working in the mental health field for over 7 years.

Tanja Stipanovic

Tanja Stipanovic

Office Manager

Tanja Stipanovic is an experienced professional with 10 years of supervision and administrative experience with different organizations.

Brittany Geerlinks, BSW, RSW

Brittany Geerlinks, BSW, RSW

MSW University of Calgary Practicum Student

Brittany Geerlinks holds a Bachelors in Social Work (BSW) and is currently completing her Masters in Social Work (MSW), with a clinical focus, through the University of Calgary. Brittany is a registered Social Worker with the Alberta College of Social Workers.

Kirsten Nelson, MSW, RSW

Kirsten Nelson, MSW, RSW

Clinical Lead/ Therapist

Kirsten Nelson holds a Masters in Social Work with a clinical focus and is a Registered Social Worker. She is currently working towards her designation of becoming a Registered Clinical Social Worker (RCSW).
Kirsten works from a client-centered approach and always approaches her work from a trauma-informed stance.

Chelsea Kelba, MSW

Chelsea Kelba, MSW

Therapist

Chelsea holds a Masters in Social Work and an Bachelors degree in Health Sciences, both from
the University of Calgary.

Raelene Tulick, MA, C.C.C., Provisional Psychologist

Raelene Tulick, MA, C.C.C., Provisional Psychologist

Counsellor, Registered Provisional Psychologist

Raelene holds a Masters Degree in Counselling Psychology. In addition, she spent 8 years as a performance coach in large corporations throughout Canada and the US. She enjoys working with individuals, families, and groups with an emphasis on improving quality of life and creating new possibilities for being and acting.

Vincenzo Sabella

Vincenzo Sabella

Research Coordinator

Vincenzo Sabella holds a Masters with honours in Applied Clinical and Health Psychology and Bachelors Degree in Sciences and Psychological Techniques from the University of L'Aquila in Italy. He spent two years of post-university studies in Rome at the Italian Institute of Scientific Sexology.

Rebeca Tejada

Rebeca Tejada

Psychology Research Development/Support Assistant

Rebeca recently completed her undergraduate studies at Western University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience.

Marie Sutherby, M.Ed
Registered Psychologist

Marie Sutherby, M.Ed
Registered Psychologist

Psychologist

Marie Sutherby is a Registered Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists and holds a Master of Education in School and Applied Child Psychology from the University of Calgary.

Steve Slopek

Steve Slopek

Steve Slopek, MSc., RPsych.

Steve is Registered Psychologist with the College of Alberta Psychologists. Using a client-
centered and trauma-informed approach, Steve’s goal is to help people overcome barriers to
reach their full potential.

Alexis Vatcher, B.A. Math, minor Sociology

Alexis Vatcher, B.A. Math, minor Sociology

Assistant Manager

Alexis Vatcher holds a Bachelors Degree in Mathematics with a minor in Sociology. She is currently working towards her second degree in Psychology.

Tanya Woo B.Sc., B.Ed., B.A.

Tanya Woo B.Sc., B.Ed., B.A.

MA Providence University
College & Theological Seminary Practicum Student

Tanya has a love of learning and is currently working on a Master of Arts in
Counselling Psychology. Her educational background is diverse, including study in
the fields of mathematics, education, and counselling. Tanya’s passion is to help
others gain healing and learn strategies to succeed in their lives.