About

Michelle Kwapis, M.Ed, RCC is the director and lead clinician at Spero’s Nest. She has over 20 years experience working with children and families in various community agencies, such as: YWCA Metro Vancouver, Family Services of Greater Vancouver, Milieu Youth Resource Centre, and Vancouver Coastal Health, to name a few. She has provided volunteer support and mentorship at Canuck Place Children’s Hospice, BC Crisis Centre, Maforga Neonatal Clinic and FSGV Healthy Babies Program, all with a focus of child-centred care, nurturing and support.

Michelle works from a client-centred, family systems, strength-based and solution-focussed approach, to build a genuine relationship with each client and support them in moving towards healing, personal growth and discovery. Her core clinical interventions include: Play Therapy, Filial Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, and Art Therapy techniques.