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Candace Plattor

Registered Clinical Counsellor

Candace Plattor, M.A., R.C.C., is a therapist in private practice, specializing in addictive behaviours such as alcohol and drug abuse, eating disorders, gambling, internet addiction, compulsive overspending and codependency in relationships.

Having graduated from the Adler School of Professional Psychology with a Masters degree in counseling psychology in 2001, Candace helps clients and their loved ones understand their addictive behaviors and make healthier life choices for themselves.

Candace gives many popular and well-attended talks based on her award-winning books: Loving an Addict, Loving Yourself: The Top 10 Survival Tips for Loving Someone with an Addiction, and Loving an Addict, Loving Yourself: The Workbook. She has been featured on TV and radio programs throughout North America and has become a favorite go-to expert for news related interviews in the Vancouver area. Visit her Facebook page and her website for more information.