Dr. Denise E. Hall (Psy.D.) CCC RRP Vocational Consultant & Medical Legal Expert.
My consulting practice focuses on providing medical-legal vocational assessments, promoting physically and psychologically safe workplaces, and helping clients achieve satisfying and successful careers.
For the past 23 years I have worked in the vocational rehabilitation field including 14 years operating a private psychotherapy and consulting practice focusing on occupational health for both WorkSafe BC and ICBC clients. My clients have included those with chronic pain, myofascial injuries, posttraumatic and sensitive claim conditions including assault, bullying, sexual harassment and sexual assault. In addition, I provide medical legal vocational assessments for legal firms and insurance companies.
I have assessed individuals with orthopaedic injuries and permanent disabilities including traumatic brain-injured clients, and those with chronic pain and psychological conditions. I have also prepared vocational rehabilitation plans and employability assessments. In addition, I provided case consultation for nine years (1999 to 2008) with WorkSafe BC and three years with private insurers and medical-legal files.
My credentials include a Doctor of Clinical Psychology degree (Psy.D.) from California Southern University, a MA degree in Counselling Psychology from the Adler School of Professional Psychology as well as a BA degree in Communications from Simon Fraser University. I hold the designation of Registered Vocational Rehabilitation Professional from the Vocational Rehabilitation Association of Canada, and Canadian Certified Counsellor (CCC #9911) with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association.
In addition, my background includes 30+ years in the counselling and social services fields including six years as a Family Therapist and Clinical Supervisor in an addictions treatment facility for youth and their families. I coordinated family life education programs and am a presenter and instructor in the social services field for over 25 years regionally, nationally and internationally. Also I have published several articles related to issues in the field of psychology and vocational rehabilitation field and those can be viewed at Drdenisehalltherapist and drdenishall writing site. iIn 2015, a result of my graduate research, I published a book focused on organizational health In Harm’s Way: Professional health care workers at risk, An argument for organizational change.
Please contact me for a detailed CV at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-562-9130
About Raven Consulting
Through my private practice, RAVEN VOCATIONAL CONSULTING, I work with individuals promoting physically and psychologically healthy workplaces and help clients develop their careers. I also provide vocational consulting, medical legal and vocational assessments, treatment for personal injuries and I develop return to work plans.
Whether you are seeking a career change, solving workplace issues or seeking a new job, the choices and options can be confusing. I will help you with psychological and vocational testing, counselling, interview skills and/or a new resume, setting goals and clarifying your options.
Evaluating choices includes matching your abilities and interests, and gathering the resources you will need to change or improve your work situation or transition into a new area or career. I can help transform your life from ordinary to amazing!