Amritpal Singh Shergill, Ph.D.
Dr. Amritpal Singh Shergill is a Registered Psychologist. He has a private practice in Surrey, B.C. focusing on individual and family therapy, rehabilitation psychology, and psychological assessments.
Dr. Shergill received his doctorate in Counselling Psychology from the University of British Columbia in 1997. He completed his internship at the Psychology Department at the Workers Compensation Board of British Columbia. His Masters and Doctoral research focused on acculturation and intercultural psychology. Dr. Shergill is a member in good standing with the College of Psychologists of British Columbia (CPBC #1332).
Dr. Shergill has been qualified as an expert in BC Supreme Court in the areas of psychological sequelae flowing from a motor vehicle accident, chronic pain and rehabilitation, and cross-cultural psychology. His professional experience includes: counsellor at the University of British Columbia, program psychologist in interdisciplinary pain management programs and medical rehabilitation programs, and sessional instructor at post-secondary institutions. He also served as Director of Operations for Columbia Health Centre in Langley, BC, where he oversaw and managed interdisciplinary health care teams and a disability management program. He has served as an Accreditation Surveyor with the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), a member of the National Ethno-cultural Advisory Committee for Corrections Canada, and a Board Member for Options Community Services Society.
Dr. Shergill is fluent in Punjabi and Hindi. He is a regular guest on radio and television, speaking on topics related to mental health, family, and social issues.