About AnneMarie

AnneMarie Whitton is a registered Psychologist and a Marital and Family Therapist.  She graduated from The King’s University College in Edmonton in 2003, with a Bachelor of Arts in English with a minor in psychology and completed her Master of Science in Marital and Family Therapy from Loma Linda University in 2008.  AnneMarie has been providing counselling for the past seven years contracting privately as well as having worked for two years with the Royal Alexandra Hospital in the Pastoral Care and Psychology Department. AnneMarie has been married for 27 years and is the mother of three adult children.  Her life experience has firmly grounded her in the belief of a solid foundation in marriage and a healthy family life that values the individuals as unique beings.  AnneMarie believes that a well balanced life is one that is lived mindfully with awareness of self and others.

Our mission

Serene Waters Counselling is a private practice dedicated to walking with individuals seeking clarity in their life journey. AnneMarie is the therapist and coordinator of this service and is passionate about working with those who seek resolution, restoration and healing. A collaborative approach is used where the client's goals are kept at the forefront as a plan of action is developed and the steps are taken to achieve the desired outcome.

AnneMarie has membership with the following organizations:
  • College of Alberta Psychologists, Registered Psychologist
  • Psychologists Association of Alberta, Full Member
  • American Association of Marriage & Family Therapy, Clinical Member

“Only in quiet waters do things mirror themselves undistorted. Only in a quiet mind is adequate perception of the world.”Hans Margolius