Ms. Alex DiGiacomo
Alex is currently a 4th year PhD student in clinical psychology at the University of British Columbia. Her work at Cornerstone is supervised by a Registered Psychologist and her services are offered at a discounted rate ($100 per 50 minute session instead of the $200 per 50 minute session charged by Registered Psychologists).
Alex is passionate about providing younger children with scientifically supported psychological treatments and delivering them in creative and fun ways. She works collaboratively and respectfully with children and families to create individualized treatment plans and loves to see children conquer their fears, discover their strengths, and engage with their lives in skillful and confident ways. Alex has a particular interest in treating anxiety disorders including social anxiety, selective mutism, nocturnal enuresis (bedwetting), and phobias.
In addition to her work at Cornerstone, Alex is a practicum student at BC Children’s Hospital where she treats somatization and conducts cognitive assessments. She also works at Royal Columbian Hospital in the Early Psychosis Intervention program where she treats clients with psychosis and depression. Her research at the Brain Attention & Reality (BAR) lab at UBC focuses on Problematic Internet Use and Internet Addiction.
Contact Alex directly at firstname.lastname@example.org