Dr Catherine Kyeremanteng, PhD, CPsych
Dr. Cathy Kyeremanteng provides psychological assessment and treatment for various neurological and mental health conditions. Her areas of focus are in the assessment and treatment of adults experiencing and adjusting to the physical and emotional effects of injury and disability, including concussion, brain injury, chronic pain, among others. Her approach to therapy is integrative and tailored to the unique situations and needs of each individual she works with, mostly incorporating cognitive-behavioural therapy, mindfulness, experiential, and schema therapy.
She emphasizes the importance of the mind-body connection in the experience of and recovery from mental and physical injury. To further support this focus of her practice, she has recently completed her certification as a yoga instructor. Dr. Kyeremanteng is registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario and is a professional member of the Canadian Psychological Association and the Ontario Psychological Association.
Credentials: B.A. (Honours Psychology), Masters in Psychiatry, Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology)
Learning Institutions: University of Ottawa, University of Alberta
Experienced Provider of: Psychological services (assessment and treatment) in clinical, rehabilitation and neuropsychology with adults and older adults (College of Psychologists of Ontario)
Experiences: The Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Centre, The Ottawa Hospital –Neuropsychology Service, an Ottawa area private rehabilitation psychology practice, and Connexion Family Health Team
Interests: Dr. Kyeremanteng is a mom of 3 young active boys. We enjoy anything outdoors: skiing, snow shoeing, mountain biking, hiking, swimming. In quieter moments I find time to get to my yoga mat for movement and meditation, read (or these days listen to audiobooks), play the piano and sketch
Additional Certifications: Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT)