Marie-Caroline Beaudoin completed a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology at McGill University. She is a licensed psychologist and a member the Order of Psychologists of Quebec since 2003. While working at the Psychology Department of the Royal Victoria Hospital, she specialized in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for adults struggling with depression, anxiety and panic attacks. Ms. Beaudoin also developed an expertise in treating addictions while working in a substance abuse treatment center for 5 years. In working with adults struggling to change their alcohol and drug use, she trained in Motivational Interviewing, which is an evidence-based guiding method of communication for enhancing intrinsic motivation for change. Since 2004, Ms. Beaudoin has been integrating Motivational Interviewing techniques into her clinical practice. In 2016, she completed the MINT training (Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers). She currently works in Massachusetts as a therapist and a clinical trainer for Behavioral Health Network, which is the largest behavioral health service provider in Western Massachusetts. In addition to her outpatient clinical practice with adults, she teaches Motivational Interviewing to various health professionals including therapists, social workers, nurses, residents and physicians.