Debra Wikstrom RPN

Debra has worked as a Registered Psychiatric Nurse for 39+ years with extensive experience in mental health services, in both management and clinical counselling positions.  In 1999 she was awarded for her Leadership in Psychiatric Nursing from the College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Manitoba.

Debra’s experience and expertise in service delivery include relationship issues, parenting skills and blended family issues, as well as domestic abuse and women’s health issues.   Debra has training and experience in suicide prevention and intervention, as well as grief and loss.  Debra also has an extensive history of working with clients with PTSD symptoms and blended with cultural competency, she provides care for the First Nations population, with intergenerational trauma.   Debra is knowledgeable of community resources and has an effective working relationship with these agencies and organizations.  Debra has participated in public presentations, conference planning, educational sessions, and facilitated support groups as requested by the community.

Debra believes that individuals need to be nurtured, empowered and educated in order to make change.

© Foster Common Unity Counselling Services
1015 Princess Avenue, Brandon, MB R7A 0P7
204-728-3758  or fax 204-725-3103
fcs@wcgwave.ca