Psychotherapist & Trained MSC Teacher
Victoria Pawlowski, M.Ed., R.C.C., is cofounder and owner of Compassion Inspired Health and holds the space, vision and passionate heart for our programs and services. She works locally, online and globally offering counselling and workshops.
We are a community of compassion focused, mindfulness based colleagues
who connect, collaborate and support each other
and the people we serve
towards more compassion inspired health and wellbeing.
Registered Dietitian & Trained MSC/MBSR Teacher
Carolena Ranger, M.A., R.D., is co-founder of Compassion Inspired Health and co-creator of our Self-Compassion Cards. She is a trained teacher of Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and Mindful Self-Compassion (MSC). Carolena works with Tsow-Tun Le Lum Treatment and Recovery Centre offering Compassion based Nutritional Consultations.
Family Doctor & Trained MSC Teacher
Kristy Williams, M.D., is a long time meditator who first took MSC Training with Victoria and Carol early in 2017, trained as a MSC teacher in 2018. and has jumped into co-teaching with us. We are thrilled to have her. Kristy’s medical training focused on Indigenous Health and she aims to incorporate compassion focused, mindfulness based, trauma informed practices into all her clinical and community work.
Alice Wyche, R.D. has specialized training in intuitive eating, body image, behaviour change and Aboriginal Nutrition. She offers nutrition counselling at our centre on Thursdays. Many health plans now cover the services of a Registered Dietitian. If you are interested in up-levelling your diet, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (250).739.4895,
Artist & MSC Practitioner
Johanne Galipeau is a French Canadian artist who lives on Gabriola Island, B.C. She is a key collaborator in the development of all of our Self-Compassion Card Series and her beautiful work appears on our cards and on our walls. If you are interested in seeing more of her work or finding out about her upcoming shows, check www.johannegalipeau.com or contact her at email@example.com.