Lyn Gourley has over 17 years of experience in the field of social services. With an extensive background in children’s mental health, Lyn provides support through Bartimaeus to numerous community agencies, schools, hospitals, and private families in York and Durham regions. Her expertise is a result of her years working as a member of a mobile crisis team and in residential settings that focused on supporting children and adolescents with severe behavioural and emotional challenges.
In addition, Lyn has been responsible for administration and consultation for social service organizations and has provided training to Child and Youth Workers in Understanding and Managing Aggressive Behaviour and Non-violent Crisis Intervention. Lyn is an active member of the community, participating on a number of committees in York Region.