Care Providers – Calgary and Southern Alberta

Psychology Services

Adele Fox – Adele Fox & Associates

  • Specializes in relationships, anxiety/stress issues, disordered eating, work stress and coaching.

PHONE: (403) 809-7809


Angela Grace, (R. Psych) – Heart Centered Counselling

  • Dr. Angela Grace, Ph.D., is a Registered Psychologist with a passion for the prevention and early intervention of eating disorders and weight bias.  She is a Health at Every Size and social justice advocate.  She provides early intervention for youth who show early signs of poor body image and eating issues.  She is a passionate speaker & writer, and provides education & training about preventing eating disorders & weight bias for teachers, parents, and health care professionals.  She teaches restorative Iyengar yoga classes, provides holistic nutritional coaching, and practices spiritual approaches to recovery

PHONE: (403) 827-8529


Dr. Natasha Kutlesa, (R.Psych)

  • Special interest in supporting people through transitions and challenges relating to life, sport, or business; treatment of depression, anxiety, and eating disorders; solving complex relationship, family, workplace, and team dynamics; and conflict resolution.

PHONE: (403) 229-0090
CELL: (403) 630-7270

Debra Johnson, (R.Psych) – Healing Minds Psychology  

  • Specializes in Narrative Therapy, Emotion-Focused Therapy, Internal Family Systems (IFS), and EMDR.
  • Works with individuals who struggle with a variety of mental health concerns. These include trauma, developmental/attachment trauma, PTSD, eating disorders, grief and loss, addictions, anxiety, depression, personality disorders, and problems associated with major life changes.

PHONE: (403) 460-4697


Carol Fredrek, (MA, R.Psych) – Healing Matters

  • Utilizes research-proven counselling methods such as Cognitive Behavioral (CBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)
  • Phone: 403.249-9337  Email:

PHONE: (403) 249-9337


Calgary Counselling Centre 

  • Eating Disorder group programming sessions, offered 3 times a year – March, June/July, and October/November.
  • Serves individuals struggling with overeating and compulsive eating, food restriction, and binge eating and purging. Open to males and females of all ages. Pricing is decided based on a sliding scale.


InnerSolutions Inc.

  • Inner Solutions provides psychotherapy and education services to individuals, groups and families.
  • Provides DBT, CBT, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program (MBSR), psychological assessments and workshops.

PHONE: (403) 301-3399


Jen Eld, (MSW, RSW) – Looking Glass Counselling

  • Specializes in counselling for eating disorders, body image and self-esteem.


Joanna Jewell, (R. Psych) – Jewell Counselling 

  • Specializes in individuals, couples and family counselling.
  • Utilizes an empathic integrated approach using Interpersonal (Psychodynamic), Client-Centered and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

PHONE: (403) 397-9925


Juno House Counselling and Consulting

  • Private practice counselling service specializing in the unique problems and challenges that adolescent girls, young women and their families encounter in the increasingly difficult world that girls must maneuver through.
  • The mission for Juno House is to motivate girls and young women to build their capacity for emotional health while inviting their parents to develop a more coherent understanding of themselves and their children.


* For intake inquiries please visit the Juno House website for more information.

Sara Jungen, (R.Psych) – Menla Psychological Counselling

  • Specializes in stress and anxiety, anger management, trauma, depression and unexpected life changes.
  • The approach stems from a mindfulness perspective and a conviction that at the core of all people there is basic goodness that is always urging us towards growth and well-being.

PHONE: (403) 228-2425


Brenda Parkinson, (M.Sc. – Marital and Family Therapy) – Core Counselling

  • Specializes in eating disorders and also provides therapy to individuals, couples and families facing other psychological challenges and stressors.
  • Treatment focus includes family of origin work, which looks at how relationships and patterns in the past effect present choices.

PHONE: (403) 465-2253


Keri Sullivan, (R. Psych)

PHONE: (403) 828-5511


Ashley Wanamaker, (R. Psych) – Ashley Wanamaker Psychological Services 

  • Registered Psychologist working in an individual, one-to-one private setting, providing therapeutic treatment and interventions.
  • Specialized focus working with trauma, chronic pain, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, and body image concerns with adolescent and adult clients.

PHONE: (403) 383-5039


Ashley Pettigrew, (MC, R.Psych) – Ashley Pettigrew Psychological Services 

  • Certified Clinical Trauma Professional
  • Specializing in eating disorders and disordered eating, body image concerns, trauma and PTSD, Borderline Personality Disorder, and anxiety disorders including OCD. Trained in DBT, CBT and ACT.

PHONE: (403) 969-9136

Rachel Jose, (R.Psych) – Fong Ailon Psychologists

  • Specializes in disordered eating, eating disorders, body dysmorphia, personality disorders, trauma, self-harm, anxiety, depression, suicidality, Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) and Conduct Disorder (CD).
  • Provides parent consultation and support.
  • Trained in Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), as well as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR). Incorporates aspects of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Narrative Therapy, and the Neuro-Sequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT)


Registered Dietitians

Health Stand Nutrition

As a Calgary Dietician team and online nutrition experts, their mission is to empower people to create a healthy and joyous relationship with food and their body. The team offers local and digital nutrition consulting services for both consumers and business.

Phone: 403-301-4106 or 1-800-268-9487

Jessica Begg, Registered Dietitian

Shift Nutrition
Phone: 403-862-6197

Grace Wong, RD MSc CEDRD-S

Grace is a certified eating disorder registered dietitian and an approved supervisor recognized by the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals.  She provides care for all feeding and eating disorders diagnoses (including AN, BN, BED and ARFID) and other mental health conditions (e.g. anxiety, depression, ASD, ADHD etc).

Phone: 403.771.4233


Jana Spindler, RD

InnerSolutions Inc


Phone: 587-225-8581

Sarah Higgins, RD

Fed Nutrition

Email: ​

Phone: 403-796-8345

Vincci Tsui, RD

Registered dietitian and certified intuitive eating counselor specializing in adults struggling with chronic dieting, disordered eating, and eating disorders.

Email: ​

Phone: 403-650-9336 

Nora Heighton, RD RYT

Registered Dietitian compassionately supporting clients to develop & maintain skills and strategies to overcome eating disorders, disordered eating and body image healing.

ED Freedom Nutrition
If you know of other dietitians in the Calgary region who have experience with eating disorders, please let us know by emailing

Nutritional counseling services are often available through local primary care networks (PCN) You can find your PCN through this website. Looking for a doctor who has experience in eating disorders? You can search the Find a Physician site at the College of Family Physicians, by entering “Eating Disorders” in the PRACTICE INTERESTS field (right side, down a bit). You can also filter by TOWN/CITY. The colours on the left side indicate if they are: accepting patients (Green), require referrals (Yellow) or aren’t accepting patients (Red). ​

Theravive is a website that helps people find therapists. Each therapist writes a short bio, listing the areas they treat. You can see who offers eating disorder therapy in Alberta, and search by city/town on the page. Be sure to ask specific questions about their expertise in eating disorders and whether they follow best practices as therapy approaches made widely vary. ​

​Medicine Hat

Palliser Primary Care Network
Serving Bassano, Bow Island, Brooks, Medicine Hat, Oyen and surrounding areas.
Phone: 403-580-3825

Community Mental Health Service
Medicine Hat Provincial Building
346 3 Street SE
Medicine Hat, Alberta
T1A 0G7
Phone: 403-529-3500

Violet C. Pergel
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, RSW, RFM, RPC-A, C. Specializes in ED.
140 Maple Ave SE, Suite 201A
Medicine Hat, Alberta
T1A 8C1
Phone: (403) 580-6990

Dr. Linda Hancock
​Psychologist, BA, BSW, MEd, PSYD. Specializes in ED.
108, 430-6th Ave SE
Medicine Hat, Alberta
T1A 2S8
Phone: (403) 529-6877


Chinook Primary Care Network
Serving Lethbridge, Coaldale, Cardston, Crowsnest Pass, Fort MacLeod, Magrath, Raymond, Standoff, Milk River, Taber, Vauxhall, Picture Butte, Pincher Creek and surrounding areas.
Phone: (403) 388-6510

Chinook Regional Hospital
960 19 Street S
Lethbridge, Alberta
T1J 1W5
Phone: 403-388-6111

Sandra Annis Counselling, Psychologist
1715 9 Ave South
Lethbridge, Alberta Canada T1J 1W4
Phone: (403) 328-1544

Heather Ponech
Registered Psychologist
1715 9 Ave. S
Lethbridge, AB
Phone: (403) 393-6124

If you know of other family doctors in the Southern Alberta region who have experience with eating disorders, please let us know.