Cate Archibald

Address : Birchwood Professional Centre 24 Kentucky Court, New Minas, NS B4N 4N2
Profession : Clinical Psychology
EMDR designation(s) : EMDR Basic Training

Other Cities : Halifax
Language(s) : English
Population(s) served : Adults
Email : dr.catearchibald@gmail.com
Phone : (902) 680-2877
Website : —
Registering association : NSBEP

 

Dr. Archibald has worked as a registered psychologist for over twenty years primarily with adults in hospital, mental health clinic and private practice settings. She sees individuals for a wide variety of problems including depression, anxiety, trauma, pain, chronic illness, ADHD, relationship/couple and sexual issues. She is client-centred and collaborative in her approach, utilizing CBT, Mindfulness-based approaches, as appropriate to the individual(s) with attention to existential and gender specific aspects. She has basic certification in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR). She trained at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland (undergraduate) and Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, graduating with her PhD in Clinical Psychology in 1998. She did her internship based at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary, working within Psychiatry, the Dual Diagnoses Addiction Centre, and Psychosocial Oncology at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre. She developed a clinical specialization in Multiple Sclerosis beginning with her graduate research at the Dalhousie University MS Research Unit. Following internship, Dr. Archibald worked with the University of Calgary MS Clinic and Research Program in the Faculty of Medicine Dept. of Clinical Neurosciences for more than a decade. Since returning to Nova Scotia, Dr. Archibald joined Nova Scotia Health Authority working in Community Mental Health & Addictions, and also has a private practice in the Annapolis Valley.