Our Team

Lighthouse Psychology is a full-service psychology practice.

WHO WE ARE

Our Professional Staff:

Dr. Michael Zwiers

TRAINING:

  • Permanent Teacher Certification (AB)
  • Permanent Early Childhood Specialist Certification (AB)
  • Masters in Individualized Education with School Psychology (UofA)
  • PhD in Counselling Psychology (UBC)
  • Internship in Child Clinical Psychology (Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto)
  • Post-Doctoral Training in Clinical Psychology (Waterloo HSO)

AWARDS:

  • Psychologist of the Year 2015 + 2016 (Psychologists’ Association of Alberta)

AFFILIATIONS AND EXPERTISE:

  • Former School psychology consultant for: Learning Disabilities, Autism, Behavioural & Emotional Disorders, Giftedness, Health Conditions & Environmental Sensitivities, Hearing Impaired, Vision Impaired, Severe Disabilities (Waterloo Region District School Board)
  • Former Manager of Clinical Services (Calgary Learning Centre – CanLearn Society)
  • Former Assistant Professor, Chair, and Director of Internships and Practica (University of Calgary Counselling Psychology Program)
  • Current Adjunct Assistant Professor (University of Calgary, Educational Psychology)
  • Current supervisor and trainer of psychologists in assessment, diagnosis, and therapy
  • Specialist in: learning disabilities, autism, ADHD, anxiety, OCD, and diagnostic assessment

OUR FRONT OFFICE

Aharon Ikar

  • Aharon is our office manager, and the first person you will talk to when you call or visit.
  • He has fifteen years of customer service and office management experience.
  • Aharon speaks English, Spanish, and Hebrew.
  • He handles all of our scheduling, payments, and receipts.
  • Aharon’s commitment to our organization is seen in his role as a full business partner in Lighthouse Psychology Services.