Biography for Dr. Carolyn Nesbitt
PhD, Registered Psychologist
Dr. Carolyn Nesbitt PhD is a Registered Clinical Psychologist who specializes in helping
people heal from traumatic experiences. She brings 25 years in the field of psychological
wellness working in such diverse settings as British Columbia Children’s Hospital, Riverview
Psychiatric Hospital, Simon Fraser University Clinic and in private practice.
She is a keynote speaker and has taught psychological principles in such diverse places as Canada, Uganda and Malaysia. She has been a Training Director for The Satir Institute of the Pacific and a Director on their journal editorial board.
She is a leading expert on the power of meditation, and her work can be found in multiple volumes of The Satir Journal: Satir Transformational Systemic Therapy.
“People come to me for help when they can’t cope. They believe their pain and trauma will be
with them for the rest of their life. It simply isn’t true. I’ve seen it. I’ve lived it, and I can help
people through it.”