Harrison, Richard

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Faculty Status
AEDP Institute Faculty Member
AEDP Level
Certified AEDP Therapist & Supervisor
(604) 871-4321
400- 601 W. Broadway
British Columbia
Zip/Postal Code
V5Z 4C2

Richard Harrison, is a Registered Psychologist and Certified AEDP Therapist and Supervisor with over 20 years’ experience as a clinician, educator, and group facilitator. He was trained and supervised in AEDP by Diana Fosha and was honored to be invited to teach alongside her at AEDP Immersion Courses in Vancouver and London, England. He currently teaches Essential Skills courses and a seminar series for the AEDP Institute. Richard is also a Certified EFT Therapist and Supervisor. He maintains a full clinical caseload with individuals and couples in private practice and teaches and supervises graduate students in the Counselling Psychology and Psychiatry departments at the University of British Columbia. Richard also leads the weekly supervision group for participating therapists in phase two of the AEDP research study. He has authored publications on the theory and practice of AEDP, therapist self-care, and supervision in professional journals. These include: “Nurturing Professional Transformance through AEDP Supervision” in the Transformance Journal, and his recent article in Psychotherapy: “Termination in 16-session accelerated experiential dynamic psychotherapy (AEDP): Together in how we say goodbye.” Richard is known and valued for his warmth, clarity, and depth of commitment. He genuinely delights in helping people grow and thrive in their personal and professional lives.

Institutional Affiliations
University of British Columbia
Supervisor of Supervisors in Training
Accepts Insurance
Not Applicable