DTATI, RCAT, RP
I am a registered psychotherapist (RP) with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO) and a trained and registered art therapist (RCAT) with the Canadian Art Therapy Association. I graduated from the Toronto Art Therapy Institute in 1995 and have been working with children, adolescents, parents and adults since then.
I have worked extensively as a child and family therapist and expressive arts therapist at the Sick Kids Centre for Community Mental Health, formerly the Hincks Dellcrest Centre. With experience as a trauma therapist, and specialization in working on the infant and preschool team. I believe that as parents we are all doing the best that we can in any one given moment, and like to work with individual and family strengths to support emotional health of parents, children and adults whether there are challenges with mood, loss, trauma, anxiety, behaviours.
I have training in art therapy, play therapy, Emotion Focused Family Therapy (EFFT), Brief therapy, Watch Wait and Wonder, Dyadic therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), and Trauma Focused therapy