Crystal Hartman

Registered Clinical Social Worker

Hello! I’m married to my high school sweetheart and we have 4 adult children and one grandson! We also have two Pomeranians and one Chihuahua who rule the house! I’ve been working in the helping field since the age of 14 and have worked for Alberta Health Services since 1993. I have specialized in the areas of trauma, mental health and addiction since 2004.

How I Can Help You

I strive to create a comfortable, safe environment, where we work to achieve your goals together.

Anxiety, Depression, Stress

Many of us struggle with feelings of sadness, overwhelming fears, or a desire for relief. This can make it hard to handle… Learn More

Grief and Loss

Life transitions are hard, whether related to a loss of a loved one or a shift in career, it can feel incredibly painful adjusting to the new… Learn More

Anger Management

Sometimes, we have days that seem to be filled with nothing but opportunities to get angry. Strong emotions are simply our body’s way… Learn More

Trauma and PTSD

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a condition that follows an event whereby a person perceives there may have been some serious risk of harm to them, or someone… Learn More

Addiction and Abuse

Substance abuse and other addictions can have devastating consequences. People who struggle with addiction(s) struggle with their realtionships with family members... Learn More

Credentials and Experience

It’s my goal to create a comfortable, safe environment, where we’ll work to achieve the goal together


* Bachelor of Social Work obtained in 1992
* Master of Counselling Psychology obtained in 2012
* I am a member of the Clinical Social Work Registry with the Alberta College of Social Workers (ACSW) and also am a Certified Canadian Counsellor with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA).


I have worked with Alberta Health Services since 1993, working as a medical social worker in acute care, home care and long term care.
I gained experience in working with Mental Health and Addiction, starting in 2004, when I worked at the Claresholm Centre for Mental Health and Addiction. I also have experience in providing group therapy.
I worked with the Domestic Violence program, and currently also work in the Chronic Illnesses program.
I volunteered with the Lethbridge Police service as a Victim/Witness advocate.
I have worked in private practice with ACS since 2016.