Shahaa Kakar has worked at the intersections of the arts, social justice and healing throughout her adult life – both in Canada and in England. As the former Development Manager of the Indian Summer Arts Society, she was instrumental in helping to shape the Taike project and bring it to life.
She is now a Registered Therapeutic Counsellor and co-founder of Breathing Space Counselling – a private counselling practice based in Port Moody, BC. Shahaa is deeply passionate about the power of authentic connection to create positive pathways forward and is excited to facilitate this important conversation.
She lives with her partner and eleven-year old daughter in the beautiful lands of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh people.