Please note: Trixie Hennessey is now only available by distance for Parent Support and Family Therapy using an EFFT-based model which offers support and coaching to family members of loved ones suffering from an ED.
Trixie uses an integrative approach rooted in interpersonal neurobiology, narrative therapy, emotion focused family therapy, mindfulness based practice and attachment theory. Her therapeutic approach flows from the knowledge and understanding that the therapeutic relationship itself is one of the most powerful predictors of positive outcomes for clients.Trixie holds a core belief in the power of relationships to heal and transform. She is dynamic, supportive, and empathetic with her clients in her efforts to move them toward a greater sense of mastery within their lives. Her warm and inviting style provides a positive context within which to explore new ways of connecting. Trixie is the proud parent of two amazing children.Trixie currently holds the position of Program Coordinator for Woodstone Residence Treatment Program. Woodstone Residence is the first publicly funded eating disorders treatment center in Canada.Trixie worked closely with Looking Glass Foundation and Dr. Laird Birmingham to create and implement a therapeutic model for treatment of eating disorders.