Ian Allen

"The greatest discovery of my generation is the fact that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind"

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Meet Ian

B.A., M.A.C.P.

REGISTERED PROVISIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST

As human beings, feelings of burnout, anxiety, or depression can arise at various points in our lives. Consulting a psychologist can be immensely beneficial in addressing these challenges.

IAN ALLEN

Ian is a Registered Provisional Psychologist with a diverse background in mental health and corrections. As a Psychology Intern at Savera Medical Clinic, Ian provided individual counselling sessions, crisis intervention, and trauma-informed strategies to assist patients in their mental health journey. He implemented evidence-based interventions like Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT) to promote positive behaviour changes and developed tailored treatment plans based on thorough assessments and client goals. Ian also brings valuable experience as a Correctional Peace Officer at the Edmonton Remand Centre, where he demonstrated professionalism, investigative skills, and effective collaboration in a team environment. With his expertise and dedication, Ian is committed to providing compassionate and effective care to individuals seeking mental health support.

As a Registered Provisional Psychologist, Ian is in good standing with the College of Alberta Psychologists, Psychologists’ Association of Alberta, and Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA). He holds an undergraduate degree in Psychology from Athabasca University and has achieved his Master of Counselling Psychology degree from Yorkville University.

Currently, Ian is able to direct bill to the following insurance providers: Alberta Blue Cross, ASEBP/ARTA, Medavie Blue Cross, SSQ Financial, Green Shield Canada, Sunlife, and Manulife.

  • FIRST RESPONDERS
  • VETERANS
  • Adults
  • COMPLEX TRAUMA
  • ADDICTION
  • PTSD
  • SUBSTANCE MISUSE/ADDICTION
  • Grief & Loss
  • Anxiety & Depression
  • Life Transitions
  • EMOTION-FOCUSED INDIVIDUAL THERAPY (EFIT) 
  • COGNITIVE BEHAVIOURAL THERAPY (CBT)
  • MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING (MI)
  • Person-Centred
  • REGISTERED PROVISIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST (#P7774), COLLEGE OF ALBERTA PSYCHOLOGISTS
  • master of arts in counselling psychology (M.A.C.P), yorkville university
  • Bachelor of arts (B.a.), ATHABASCA UNIVERSITY
  • MEMBER OF THE COLLEGE OF ALBERTA PSYCHOLOGISTS (CAP)
  • MEMBER OF THE PSYCHOLOGISTS ASSOCIATION OF ALBERTA (PAA)
  • MEMBER OF THE CANADIAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION (CPA)
  • Veteran Affairs Canada (VAC)
  • Alberta Blue Cross
  • ASEBP/ARTA
  • Medavie Blue Cross
  • SSQ Financial
  • Green Shield Canada
  • Sunlife
  • Manulife
  • Canada Life

LET'S GET PERSONAL

Ian is not only a dedicated professional but also a passionate individual with diverse interests outside of his work. In his personal life, Ian enjoys exploring the great outdoors, whether it’s hiking through scenic trails or embarking on adventurous camping trips. He finds solace in nature and believes in the therapeutic benefits of spending time in serene natural environments. Ian is also an avid reader and enjoys delving into thought-provoking novels and literature that broaden his perspective and deepen his understanding of the human experience. Furthermore, Ian is a fitness enthusiast who values staying active and maintaining a healthy lifestyle through regular exercise and mindful practices. In his downtime, he appreciates spending quality time with family and friends, sharing laughter and creating lasting memories. Overall, Ian’s personal life reflects his values of balance, curiosity, and connection with the world around him.