Cindy is a registered clinical social worker who has worked for the past 18 years in Canada's north. For 10 years she was a resident of Cape Dorset, Nunavut and employed as the Director of Social Services. Her current clinical practice focuses in the areas of trauma, addictions and grief & loss. She has extensive clinical experience in working with survivors of childhood sexual abuse. She is a clinician for the Indian Residential Health Support Program (Atlantic and Northern regions) and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada.

Cindy holds certification in Traumatology, Critical Incident Stress Management, Suicide Intervention and Crisis Work. While Cindy's permanent residence is in Newfoundland her clinical practice involves extensive travel throughout the north.