Our Team

Dr. Birmingham, MD

BSc MHSc FRCPC FACP ABIM FAED

carl.birmingham@ubc.ca

Dr Birmingham has been treating people for over 35 years and has pioneered several new internationally recognized treatments for eating disorders. 

Dr. Karen Ergas

PhD. R Psych

kareneargas@telus.net

Dr. Karen Ergas is a registered clinical psychologist with over 20 years experience working with individuals who have eating disorders.

Shallah Panjwani

BSc RD

spanj@shaw.ca

Shallah received a Bachelor of Science with a major in Dietetics from the University of British Columbia and has completed a dietetic internship.


Angela Birnie

BASc, RD, MEd, RCC 

angela.birnie@shaw.ca

Angela works as both a registered dietitian and a registered clinical counsellor. 

Quetzo J. Herejk

MSW, RSW

Q@Quetzo.com

Quetzo has completed training and certification in EMDR, Narrative Therapy, Somatic Psychotherapy, Response-Based, CBT, DBT, EFFT, and AEDP.

Angela Caruk

MA, RCC

Angela@carukcounselling.com

Angela began counselling work in women’s issues and Eating Disorders in 2011 at St. Paul’s and Looking Glass Residence.

Trixie Hennessey

MSW, RSW

Trixie@optimumfamilywellness.ca

Trixie Hennessey is available by distance
for Parent Support and Family Therapy
using the EFFT model.