Program Staff



Ariel Haubrich, M.Ed. Psych 
Ariel is the Program Manager and coordinates and supervises the work of WOW. Ariel loves to be a part of exciting and imaginative initiatives, and that makes this the place to be! She has a Masters Degree in Educational Psychology and comes from a background in counselling, education and program development. Ariel plans and participates in many of the programs, provides training and information to schools and the community, supports and educates staff and students, and helps any visions you may have for health and wellness programming in your schools and community come to life! Ariel has many favorite quotes and "words to live by," but one she always returns to is, "If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together." ~African Proverb.

Ariel's office is based out of Wainwright High School, but she can be seen in the hallways and events of all the schools and at various government and community meetings and networking events. She has both administrative and clinical roles along with programming which keeps her busy and most easily reached via phone or email!

Contact info:
780-806-6969
ariel.haubrich@btps.ca

Katelyn Ward 
Katelyn is a Wellness Facilitator and works based out of Wainwright Elementary School.  Katelyn brings years of experience working with kids and families of all ages, and has a fantastic energy and great ideas for new programs and connections!  Katelyn is engaging and friendly and always greets you with a smile!  She loves to hear new ideas and her happiness and vision are welcome additions to the WOW team!

As a Wellness Facilitator, Katelyn's role is to provide programming, education, support and awareness to students and families in all areas of wellness; she works with the school and community to create programs and activities and provide support and services to students and families and they reach their wellness potential and find success with their mental health.

Contact info:
katelyn.ward@btps.ca

Sydney Swan, B.A. Psych
Sydney is a 
Wellness Facilitator with WOW and works based out of Wainwright High School. Sydney is a recent graduate from Vancouver, BC.  Her educational background focuses on psychology and the influence it has on the community and social changes. This in combination with her compassion, energy and positive attitude make her a great match for the students and Wainwright High!  One quote she likes to live by is from Walt Whitman, an American Poet, who once said "keep your face always toward the sunshine and the shadows will fall behind you."

As a Wellness Facilitator, Sydney's role is to provide programming, education, support and awareness to students and families in all areas of wellness; she works with the school and community to create programs and activities and provide support and services to students and families and they reach their wellness potential and find success with their mental health.

Contact info:
sydney.swan@btps.ca 

Courtney Herzog, B.A., Psych
(maternity leave 2019-2020)
Courtney is one of our Wellness Facilitators and works based out of the Blessed Sacrament School & Irma Public School.  Courtney's educational background is in human development and counselling, and this along with her energy and personality make her the perfect fit for programming, supporting and connecting with kids!  Courtney loves sports, and being involved in the community.  She comes from a small community and recognizes the importance of building strong relationships and connections. She's excited to join the team and has a smile and a helping hand wherever and whenever needed!   Courtney's favorite quote is "Success is not final; failure is not fatal. It is the courage to continue that counts." ~Winston Churchill

As a Wellness Facilitator, Courtney's role is to provide programming, education, support and awareness to students and families in all areas of wellness; she works with the school and community to create programs and activities and provide support and services to students and families and they reach their wellness potential and find success with their mental health.

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Community Service Providers

Wainwright on Wellness believes strongly in the values of collaboration, teamwork and community partnership. We have many individuals, groups, organizations and agencies that work with us to provide our programming and build the capacity of our students and community!

Services & Supports in the community include:
*Health Promotion
*Rehabilitation Services
*Addictions & Mental Health
*Healthy Children & Youth



We love partnering with businesses and members of our community!  Examples of partnerships include:





Wainwright Rustlers Hockey Team
Norris Ford Sales
Wainwright Star News
Wainwright Golf Club
Town of Wainwright
KidSport
Wainwright Public Library
The Welcome Mat Ltd. Yoga Studio
Encompass Credit Union
Wainwright Golf Club
Wainwright Curling Club
Battle River Electric
Wainwright Emergency Services
Cornerstone Co-op
Wainwright Minor Football Association
Wainwright Bowling Centre
Wainwright Parent Link Centre