Dr. Nikki Martyn-Capobianco has a unique combination of practical, educational and business experience in the field of child psychology and early childhood education. She completed her Doctorate in Early Childhood from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education and went on to found Mindwerx4kids early learning centre. She works clinically with children in private practice conducting play therapy and developing interventions for children in childcare centres and schools. She currently teaches at Ryerson University and develops curriculum at York University as part of the Infant Mental Health Certificate program. She is a sought after speaker and teacher who has given lectures across Canada.