Registered Psychotherapist · Master's (University of Western Ontario, 1982)
Psychotherapy Provider (Registered Psychotherapist)
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Member of College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO)
Your life can be better. Your physical and emotional health, your successes in life, your abilty to handle the losses in your life - all of these can be better. Your relationships can be more effective and more rewarding, more stable and more authentic and rich.
You might be frustrated, angry, sad, anxious, depressed, lost or unsure of how to move on with life. You might feel ashamed, guilty, undeserving or lonely. You might be in a behavioural or mental rut. thinking or doing what you 'd really rather not be thinking or doing: stuck. You might be diagnosed with a mental illness or personality disorder and you might be referred for treatment . You might be behaving or feeling badly and unable to stop.
Our work is all about you, either individually, as part of a couple, as part of a famiy or a group. My part is to help you by providing a supportive and sometimes challenging environment where you will build mindful awareness of yourself and the world around you and become more integrated. Your own freedom develops together with your own sense of responsibility - freedom, responsibility and awareness yield greater vitality for you . Your life can be better when you do that.
Primary Practice Location
40 Hamilton St S
Waterdown, Ontario L8B 1V8
Phone: (416) 917-3546
Extended office hours: evenings, weekends
My background is broad, and in my life I have been an Athlete, Entrepreneur, Senior Executive, Educator, Coach, and now mostly I work as a Psychotherapist, Registered in the Provice of Ontario. I have an undergraduate Psychology degree from U of T, an MBA from Ivey, and 7 additional years of post graduate work in psychotherapy as well as many certifications and qualifications.
My work is informed by Gestalt Therapy and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, thousands of hours of personal work and supervision, and many years of working with people. Practice modalities I use include CBT, Relational Self Psychology, Psychodrama and Dreamwork, Body Psychotherapy, Guided Meditation, Family Systems and I am influecned by training in many other styles of work.
Years of Experience
Gestalt Therapist - Gestalt Institute of Toronto
Spiritual Psychotherapist - Transformational Arts College ( Toronto)
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