Linda Hancock was born and raised in Indian Head, Saskatchewan where she completed her high school education, For the next twenty years she worked in various administrative positions, served as a volunteer in numerous organizations and was an extremely active mother of three children.
She has earned degrees in Arts, Social Work, Education and Psychology to the Doctoral level and states that she had to spend her time and money somewhere because she doesn’t golf!
As well she is a trained mediator who has worked as a Child Welfare Case Manager and Investigator, Mental Health Consultant and educator teaching in college and university settings. Her employment has been in the fields of justice, health and education.
She is a communicator! She serves as consultant for media personnel and is also a writer who has regular columns in two newspapers.
As a Registered Psychologist and Registered Social Worker Dr. Hancock helps individuals, groups, organizations and communities to problem-solve and reach potential. As a Professional Mediator she helps resolve conflicts. Dr. Linda is also trained and experienced as a Certified Multiple Addiction Therapist (CMAT) and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (C-SAT).
Linda has given presentations at annual meetings, fundraising dinners, and community events for professionals, businesses, students and school personnel. She has also prepared and provided workshops on a number of topics for organizations and groups in North America and Jamaica.
Linda has served as a volunteer on several local, provincial and national committees and boards. Besides the personal time spent enjoying her seven grandchildren, she is a musician.
One of Linda’s most requested keynote addresses is “Life is an Adventure” in which she combines her personal experiences, extensive work history and academic training into a hilarious but thought-provoking event!
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College of Alberta Psychologists #2704
Registered Social Worker
Alberta College of Social Workers #3684
Registered Family Mediator
(Separation and Divorce Specialty)
Alberta Family Mediation Society
Certified Sex Addiction Therapist
Certified Multiple Addiction Therapist
International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals
Registered Doctoral Psychologist
Saskatchewan College of Psychologists #1220