Position Available: Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) workers

Dr. Pure and Associates are currently looking for Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) workers to teach children/adolescent presenting with autism. This position requires 1:1 work with children/adolescents in homes, daycares, and/ or community settings. Experience with ABA (discrete trial teaching), Natural … Continue reading

Scheduled Maintenance- February 3rd, 2018

Our website will be undergoing maintenance for several hours on the evening of Saturday, February 3rd, and the Referral Intake page will be unavailable during this short period.  You will be able to access that page again on Sunday, February … Continue reading

Monday, November 20th 2017

Please note that our office will be closing at 5:00pm today, re-opening tomorrow at 8:30am

Leo needs some extra care… can you help?

This is Leo, a geriatric dog. What an amazingly loving dog. He was found wandering in a rural area and was malnourished and in bad shape. He visited my clinic today with his new foster family. He is just beautiful! … Continue reading

Concurrent and Subsequent Associations Between Daily Digital Technology Use and High-Risk Adolescents’ Mental Health Symptoms

Adolescents are spending an unprecedented amount of time using digital technologies (especially mobile technologies), and there are concerns that adolescents’ constant connectivity is associated with poor mental health, particularly among at-risk adolescents. Participants included 151 adolescents at risk for mental … Continue reading

Danielle Robitaille Art – INVISIBLE

Danielle is a wonderful young woman who will be presenting her Art called INVISIBLE – Portrayals of Chronic Pain and Invisible Illness, on May 31st at 12:00 – 4:00 pm at the Pain Management Services QEII. She is a example … Continue reading

CBC Radio One Information Morning NS Interview with Dr. Pure

“13 Reasons Why” has started a conversation about our youth that is very difficult. However, the conversation is prudent. – Dr. Pure “Child psychologist Kiran Pure says scores of her teen clients have watched the show and tell her it has … Continue reading

“The Power of Your Voice” Presentation

On April 24th, 2017 Dr. Pure, Laura Dakin-Clark, and Kathleen Smith had the privilege to present to a girl guides group at Saint Paul’s United Church in Sambro. We presented “The Power of Your Voice.” The goal of the presentation was … Continue reading

New brochures related to paediatric psychology

This past summer, Dr. Pure spent a lot of time working on a project. With the help of Zoe Duranceau, psychology assistant at the clinic, Dr. Pure prepared a number of brochures related to paediatric psychology. So far, we have … Continue reading

Happy Pride Week Halifax

This is the first year our clinic had flown the Pride flag for Halifax Pride week and as you can see, we also painted a Pride flag on the crosswalk just outside our door. It has been a great experience … Continue reading