Matt Corless holds a Masters of Education in Counselling and is a Canadian Certified Counsellor who has spent the past ten years working extensively with Inuit and Northern based residents. Matt provides clinical support as a Therapist and Critical Incident Response Team Leader with Health Canada's Indian Residential School Resolution Health Support Program. He provides clinical support to individuals and families and to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. Prior to this, Matt was the Regional Mental Health Therapist and Consultant for Baffin Island, Government of Nunavut, as well as the primary EAP service provider for Health Canada in the Qikiqtani Region.
Matt also completed both a Master's degree in Forestry and undergraduate honors degree in environment and resource management, and has worked domestically and internationally in resource-based industries. These experiences inform his clinical practice and provide a first hand, comprehensive understanding of the varied workplace issues and stresses prevalent in resource-based industries.