Brittany Shields, M.A. Candidate

Career Counsellor – Toronto and Oakville

Brittany is passionate about career development and assisting people with their education and career related difficulties. Utilizing Canada Career Counselling’s proprietary process, Brittany helps clients integrate self-knowledge and career information to make informed career decisions.

Prior to joining Canada Career Counselling, Brittany developed peer mentoring workshops for high school students related to career decision making and transitioning to university. Brittany has also gained counselling experience with individuals experiencing mental health and personal difficulties at The University of Toronto’s OISE Psychology Clinic. She is currently working toward completing her Master’s Thesis on The Relationship Between Delayed Gratification, Work-life Balance, and Career Burnout, and has a thorough knowledge of Career Psychology research.

Brittany is in the process of completing her M.A. in Clinical and Counselling Psychology at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) at the University of Toronto (anticipated completion in August 2019), and has completed an Honour’s B.A at The University of Waterloo.