Quetzo J. Herejk

Quetzo J. Herejk

Counselling Services

Counselling services

Quetzo is a registered psychotherapist and counsellor in good standing with the BC College of Social Workers, and BC Association of Social Workers.

Quetzo provides therapy in private practice to a broad community in Vancouver.

Beyond academic graduate work, she has completed extensive training and certification in EMDR, Narrative Therapy, Somatic (body-based) Psychotherapy, Response-Based, CBT, DBT, EFFT, and AEDP. Her approach in therapy is integrationist, meaning she works with a variety of modalities. Quetzo is informed by the principles of somatic psychology, interpersonal neurobiology and nervous system regulation, attachment theory, and mindfulness practices.

Working as a therapist for 10 years

Quetzo operates a private practice in Vancouver and the lower mainland. Quetzo completed a Master of Social Work at the University of Victoria, and has a degree in Somatic and Transpersonal Counseling Psychology from Naropa University in Boulder Colorado.

Experienced helping people with

  • Anxiety
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • General Emotional Health
  • Grief and Loss, Bereavement
  • LGBTQ2S+ Relationships, Parenting, Identities
  • Life Balance
  • Personal Growth
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem Issues
  • Sex And Intimacy Issues
  • Trauma Issues
  • Violence Issues

Methods and approaches

  • Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy (AEDP)
  • Body Centred Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization And Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Mindfulness
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Wilderness Therapy

For members of the Queer community

  • Quetzo welcomes queer* clients in all realms

Contact Quetzo 

15 years working in mental health, social resilience and disability

  • Facilitates workshops and experiential education on various topics: sexualized violence, gender variance, inclusivity, and sex-positivity; eating disorders and mental health resilience; and the Work That Reconnects
  • Worked as the director of the Anti Violence Project (AVP) in Victoria
  • Worked as a therapist at the Victoria Sexual Assault Center
  • Quetzo at Harm Seduction →
  • Worked as photojournalist at the Denver Post