Tasnim Nathoo, MSc, MSW, RSW, is a social worker, writer, and consultant located in Vancouver, British Columbia (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm, səl̓ilwətaɁɬ lands).


Tasnim Nathoo has worked as a consultant since 2008. She provides expertise in developing continuing education for frontline workers and designing programs and curriculum.

She has worked as a clinician in the mental health and substance use system and in private practice with a focus on integrated and holistic approaches to healing from trauma and other related issues. Her background and training includes substance use, mental health and trauma treatment approaches, cognitive-behavioural therapy, solutions-focused therapy, yoga and mindfulness skills, wellness skills, brief therapy, and trauma-informed practice.

Tasnim holds a Master of Science in Population and Public Health and a Master of Social Work from the University of British Columbia.


  • BC College of Social Workers (2006 – Present)
  • BC Association of Social Workers (2006 – Present)




Tasnim works with individuals, government, community and non-profit organizations. Services include:

  • Continuing education for frontline workers, including development of online courses, workshops, webinars and other learning resources and tools
  • Program design and development
  • Mentorship and professional development
  • Evaluation, research, and knowledge translation
  • Supervision and training

Past clients include:

  • Arts in Action Society
  • BC Centre for Disease Control
  • Atira Women’s Resource Society
  • Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health
  • Fraser Health
  • Justice Institute of British Columbia


Tasnim Nathoo, MSc, MSW, RSW

T: (778) 838-9947

E: groundedthoughts(at)gmail.com