DR. SUSAN GOLDSMITH REGISTERED PSYCHOLOGIST IN ABBOTSFORD - DR. SUSAN GOLDSMITH AND ASSOCIATES

Dr. Susan Goldsmith

Dr. Susan Goldsmith graduated with her doctorate from the University of Victoria. She has over 20 years of experience, which includes work as a school psychologist, therapist at mental health facilities, and a Registered Psychologist (#01109) in private practice. For over 20 years, she has treated children, teens, adults and couples.


Our Associates

Dr. Goldsmith’s practice includes several associates with different areas of expertise. Our goal is to offer you or your loved ones appropriate support and counseling when you need it. Prompt treatment by one of our professionals will facilitate the healing process


 Dr. Saeed Ghafari REGISTERED PSYCHOLOGIST IN ABBOTSFORD - DR. SUSAN GOLDSMITH AND ASSOCIATES

Dr. Saeed Ghafari

Dr. Saeed Ghafari graduated with his doctorate from Southern California University for Professional Studies. He has over twenty five years of experience working with children and families, both in England and Canada. His areas of practice include working with children, adolescents, adults and families. Specific issues for practice include: depression, anxiety, parent teen issues, adolescent issues, marital/relationship issues, life phase concerns, work related issues, addictions, bereavement, psycho-educational assessments, ADHD, and intelligence assessment. He is a Registered Psychologist (#01671) both in B.C. and N.W.T.. He practices privately as well as for the Federal Government.


 DR. Zohreh Behboodi REGISTERED PSYCHOLOGIST IN ABBOTSFORD - DR. SUSAN GOLDSMITH AND ASSOCIATES

Dr. Zohreh Behboodi

Dr. Zohreh Behboodi’s experience over the past 20 years has been with individuals, couples, family counseling, and other relationship issues. Her approach is primarily Cognitive Behavioral and she focuses on the present. Her special interest is in the area of anxiety, depression, grief, adult survivors of childhood trauma , physical and sexual abuse, where she uses the EMDR technique to resolve scars from past traumatic issues that have a negative impact on the present thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. Dr. Behboodi is a Registered Psychologist (#01424) with a PhD from University of Wales Britain , and she taught Psychology courses for 12 years at Iran Medical Science University, where she also had a busy private practice. Dr. Behboodi has worked with a broad range of different cultures, religions, and race backgrounds including First Nations, gay, lesbian, transgender and others.


Dr. Kaitlyn Goldsmith

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Dr. Kaitlyn Goldsmith graduated with her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of New Brunswick in 2018. She has completed training placements at Child and Youth Mental Health (Mission, BC), University Counselling Services, and at the Stan Cassidy Centre for Rehabilitation (Fredericton, NB). Dr. Goldsmith completed her predoctoral residency in Clinical Health Psychology at the University of Manitoba (Max Rady College of Medicine, Winnipeg), completing rotations in Mood Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Eating Disorders, Chronic Pain, Women's Health, and Inpatient and Outpatient Psychiatric Assessment. She has experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and couples. Dr. Goldsmith is also an Instructor in the Department of Psychology at the University of British Columbia (UBC, Vancouver) and has published several scholarly articles and book chapters in the area of sexual health and well-being.