Dr. Tanya Elez, Registered Psychologist (#2269)


Tanya is a compassionate, skilled, and collaborative psychologist  who has been dedicated to providing excellent mental health services to diverse individuals, couples and families for over 20 years. She has substantial training and experience in the area of mental health and couple and family relationships. 


For a number of years, Tanya worked as a therapist and clinical supervisor at a well established community agency and a university training site. In addition to her excellent track record as a clinician, Tanya has trained a number of marriage and family therapists who are now also very successful in the counselling field.


Tanya is a passionate teacher who has taught Master's level university courses for a number of years. Her teaching experience includes serving as a faculty member in the Marriage and Family Therapy Program at the University of Winnipeg and teaching in the Counselling Psychology Program at the University of British Columbia.


Tanya founded the Therapy Program for Immigrant and Refugee Families at the Aurora Family Therapy Centre in Winnipeg. This program has received national recognition and continues to provide valued mental health, psycho-educational and other services to numerous clients of immigrant and refugee backgrounds. She continues to publish, conduct research in the field of migrant mental health, and offer related presentations and training.


Dr. Elez completed her PhD in Counselling Psychology at the University of British Columbia and also holds a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Winnipeg. In addition to her formal education, Tanya has received substantial clinical training as a practitioner, including extensive training in Self-Regulation Therapy and training in Emotionally Focused Therapy.


Dr. Elez's registrations include:  Registered Psychologist (#2269); Registered Marriage and Family Therapist and Approved Supervisor (RMFT #97546).


Tanya currently lives in New Westminster, BC, with her family and two pets. She enjoys hiking, watching soccer games, and spending time with family and friends.


Where to Find Us

Contact Dr. Tanya Elez, Registered Psychologist (#2269)

Dr. Elez's office is conveniently located at the corner of Columbia and 6th Street in the heart of New Westminster's downtown.
The office address is:
210 - 552 Columbia St.
New Westminster
V3L 1B1


To book an appointment, please call our confidential line at
604 805 4690 or email
: dr.elez@tanyaelez.com

Looking forward to hearing from you!

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