Jessica Barnes is a Clinical Social Worker, a Student Postpartum Doula, and Mom to a busy one year-old son. With over ten years of experience working with parents and families during difficult times, Jessica brings a compassionate, non-judgemental approach to helping clients plan for birth, and work through times of crises during post-partum, separation and divorce, or just the challenges of life.
She views wellness from a holistic perspective and is dedicated to helping others improve their family’s well-being through better individual health, stronger couple relationships, and child-focused parenting that comes from a place of compassion.
Jessica graduated from the University of Toronto with her Master of Social Work. For the past six years she has worked in the fields of child welfare and custody and access assessments. Jessica has completed training in the following areas; trauma, attachment, parenting after divorce, parent coaching, Emotion Focused Couples Therapy, Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Parenting Capacity Assessments, and Maternal Mental Health.