Agency Description

FIREFLY is a multi-service, non-profit organization providing a wide range of services for children, youth, and families in communities across Northwestern Ontario. We are dedicated to supporting and strengthening the health and well-being of families, children, and youth through emotional, physical, developmental, and community services.

Therapist Descriptions


Myriam Bernier / Speech Language Pathologist

Myriam is a Speech-Language Pathologist working with FIREFLY in Sioux Lookout, ON. She provides services to children aged from 0 to 18 years both locally and in remote First Nations communities through various programs.

Amie Mathews / Occupational Therapist

Amie is an Occupational Therapist working with FIREFLY in Kenora, ON. She provides services to children aged from 0 to 18 locally through various programs. Amie continues to build her experience working with families who are struggling with picky eaters.

Christine Smith/ RECE, RT

Christine Smith is a Registered Early Childhood Educator and a certified Resource Teacher with certification in Autism Behavioural Sciences.  She is an ABA Therapist and Infant and Child Development Consultant at FIREFLY and is passionate about early intervention.

Jodelle Canfield, M.A., R.P.

odelle Canfield grew up in Kenora, Ontario. She received an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree with specialization in psychology from the University of Ottawa, an Applied Behaviour Analysis certification from the Geneva Center for Autism, and a Master of Arts degree in Counselling Psychology from Yorkville University. She worked as a case manager in residential treatment homes for children with dual diagnoses for several years before becoming a Children’s Mental Health Counsellor at FIREFLY. She is a Registered Psychotherapist and a Clinical Manager of Child and Youth Mental Health Services at FIREFLY.