Pamela Li is a Registered Psychotherapist and Art Therapist with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario, and a Professional Member of the Canadian Art Therapy Association. Pamela is fluent in English and Mandarin, and specializes in working with children, adults, and seniors.
Pamela is a graduate from the Toronto Art Therapy Institute, and has over 7 years of experience working with groups and individuals with a wide range of mental health conditions, behavioural challenges, cognitive impairments, and physical disabilities. Pamela’s areas of specialty include Alzheimer’s and other dementias, developmental disabilities, anger management, depression, anxiety, stress, grief, self-esteem, life transitions, trauma and PTSD.
Pamela uses an eclectic approach in her work to meet the client's specific goals and needs, including person-centred, solution-focused, cognitive-behavioural, mindfulness, and psychodynamic methods.
In her practice, Pamela utilizes art as means of healing and empowerment to improve clients' mental health, and foster personal development and growth. Through the creative process of art therapy, clients are guided and encouraged to communicate, externalize, and process their thoughts and feelings through creative and symbolic expression.
Pamela’s work is based on the belief that everyone has the potential to make positive changes, and discover new possibilities at any stage of their lives. She focuses on helping her clients explore and build on their inner strengths and potential to lead an enhanced quality of life.