Michelle Weglarz, MSW, RSW

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A Good Fit


It can be incredibly difficult to take the first step to contacting a counsellor. Research shows that one of the most important factors to having effective counselling is to have a good connection between the therapist and client. I am so glad that you have decided to read my profile to see if I would be a good fit for you. You can also find more information about my practice at www.weglarzcounselling.com
 
*PLEASE NOTE THAT I AM AWAY FROM MY OFFICE FROM SATURDAY NOVEMBER 12, 2016 AND RETURNING TUESDAY NOVEMBER 22, 2016. I WILL REPLY TO ANY INQUIRIES UPON MY RETURN. IF YOU ARE IN A CRISIS SITUATION PLEASE GO TO THE NEAREST HOSPITAL OR CONTACT THE COMMUNITY CRISIS CENTRE AT 519-973-4435.  
 
Benefits to Counselling with Michelle Weglarz MSW, RSW 
 
I am an energetic therapist who works hard to provide quality services for my clients by regularly reading books related to therapy and attending workshops and trainings. I am passionate about the work that I do and I provide a sincere and comfortable counselling environment.
 
Education and Registrations
 
I am a registered Clinical Social Worker (RSW) with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers, as well as the Ontario Association of Social Workers. I have been a practicing Social Worker for over 12 years and received my Master of Social Work (MSW) degree in 2006.

I received my Honours B.A. in Psychology and Family & Social Relations, Honours Bachelor of Social Work, and my Masters in Social Work degrees from the University of Windsor.


Who I Do Therapy With 
 

Types of Therapy I Provide:


Individual counselling
Relationship counselling
Groups
Workshops
Presentations
Retreats
 
I Provide Services to: 
 
Adults (individuals and couples) 
Adolescents 

  Children

 


Specializations 
  • Anxiety/worry
  • Depression and/or low mood
  • Low self-esteem
  • Stress (general, family, work, etc.)
  • Grief
  • Relationship problems
  • Eating difficulties
  • Parenting
  • Other life stressors

Office Locations in City and County


I have an office in Windsor at the Lifetime Wellness Centre, located at 3090 Dougall Ave, Unit 401. I also have office space available in Essex at 35 Victoria Ave, Unit 7.
I have flexible hours to try to accommodate your schedule.
 
Training
 
I have extensive training in many areas including: cognitive behavioural therapy, depression, anxiety, marital therapy, narrative therapy, mindfulness, trauma, adolescent and children’s techniques, and crisis intervention. I am passionate about learning and regularly attend new training events and workshops.
 
Awards 

I received the 2014 OASW Southwestern Branch Distinguished Social Work Service Award as well as a Canadian Psychological Association Certificate of Excellence in 2003 for work on my thesis: The Role of Body Concerns on the Experience of Sexuality in Men and Women with Dr. Charlene Senn at the University of Windsor.


Personal  
 
In addition, I have experience teaching as a Sessional Instructor at the University of Windsor.

In my spare time, I enjoy time outdoors with my family and friends, creative writing, and yoga.


Contact Me 
 
If you are ready to begin counselling, please contact me at 519-817-2993 or michelleweglarz@hotmail.com.
 
I look forward to working with you toward positive changes in your life! 


Michelle Weglarz Reaches

Windsor ON