Catherine Paterson, M.A. (Registered Psychologist),  is originally from Edmonton. She administered her first psychological test in 1987, and completed coursework and clinical training in the PhD program at York University. She has worked in private, hospital, and educational settings, specializing in the assessment of individuals with intellectual, emotional, and neurological disorders. She has training in projective tests, behavioural interventions, and bereavement counselling. Ms. Paterson has been a consultant with Mandel and Associates since 2000. She enjoys helping clients explore their psychological strengths and weaknesses and providing recommendations for support. She currently resides in Central Alberta with her husband and three children.