Dr. De Silva holds a Master's and PhD in Counselling Psychology from McGill University. She interned at St-Mary's Hospital
Outpatient Psychiatry and the Jewish General Hospital Couple and Family Therapy Unit, Cognitive Behavioral Unit, and Emergency Followup Services where she obtained specialized training in Cognitive
Behavioral Therapy, Couple and Family Therapy, and Psychodynamic Therapy.
Since the beginning of her career in 2003 and the opening of her private practice in 2006, Dr. De Silva has gained extensive experience
providing individual therapy, couple and family therapy, evaluating and treating anxiety disorders, depression, eating disorders, and a variety of other disorders. She has been a consulting
psychologist at BACA Eating Disorders Clinic, PsyMontreal, and the Clinique Multidisciplinaire de Brossard. She is currently affiliated with the Clinique Multidisciplinaire de Longueuil.
Her wide experience will help you maximize your results from therapy.
Dr. De Silva has worked in university, community, and private practice settings. She trained novice psychologists in doctoral programs
at McGill University, ran therapy and support groups, and led workshops on time management and productivity enhancement at McGill University.
Dr. De Silva stays current by attending the conferences of the OPQ, CPA and APA. She also regularly enhances her skills by following
training programs and workshops by leaders in the field of psychology and human behavior.
Licensed Psychologist of the Order of Psychologists of Quebec
Dr. De Silva's facebook page can be visited at www.facebook.com/nilminidesilvapsychology.ca