Stress, PTSD and Anxiety Therapists in Kitchener, ON.

Licensed professional counselling for anxiety, stress, phobias, and panic in Kitchener, Ontario.

Anxiety Counsellor

Elisabeth Needham, M.T.S.


28 Weber Street, Kitchener, Ontario

Stress: It’s a part of our everyday lives. You may experience panic attacks, feel overwhelmed - that you’re falling apart at the seams. You may be crippled with worry. How does this affect your present and your future? You may be obsessing so much about what will happen, what should be done and your fears that your ‘today’ is ruined. Let’s work together to learn a balanced approach to stress that will free you of your spiraling thoughts!

Anxiety Counsellor

Brooke Collins, MDiv.; RP

Registered Psychotherapist

100 Fergus Ave, Kitchener, ON N2A 2H2, Kitchener, Ontario

Everyone worries but true anxiety is much more intense and distressing. If you struggle with anxiety, your brain and your body respond in a way that signals that you are in danger, even though sometimes rationally you know that we are not. There is hope that the symptoms can be lessened, managed and even overcome but it is hard work. As a Registered Psychotherapist I can help you. In therapy it is important to find the root causes for the intense anxiety that you are feeling and relearn how to respond in a different way. However, our first step is stabilization- this means learning how to calm and sooth your body through self-awareness, psychoeducation and finding relaxation techniques that work for you. Together we can learn new skills, gain new insights, and heal from past traumas.

Anxiety Counsellor

Leah Valian, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker / Registered Sex Therapist (BESTCO)

15 Schneider Avenue (at Queen Street), Kitchener, Ontario

Has anyone ever shown concern for your anxiety, stress or anger? These are common reactions to the pressures of our lives today. Ongoing stress can ravage our closest relationships and even our health. My approach to helping you with stress involves hearing about your unique situation and teaching and coaching coping strategies to help you to manage your thoughts, feelings and actions in our often overwhelming world. Families and couples often want to learn these skills together. Let's begin to co-create your new life where you experience the world with more ease and higher tolerance for frustration. This is the kind of support we all need from time to time.

Anxiety Counselor

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

At Home or Private Discreet Intensives

While most treatment approaches for anxiety and stress are effective on the surface, they don’t treat the real problem. Mantras, deep breathing, and rational dialogues about your fear being irrational rarely work---for most people don’t believe it or you! Imagine if you can trick the brain into changing without you telling your conscious mind that you are changing it? Problem with anxiety and stress is that the brain in this state knows you want to change it and it resists. Contact for the ultimate stress and anxiety solution that will literally change your brain's autonomic nervous system patterns while you sit on your butt. 877-606-6161.

Anxiety Counsellor

Maya Polywjanyj, M.Sc., Psychological Associate

Registered Psychological Associate, Clinical Psychology

195 King St W, Unit 303, KITCHENER, Ontario

Using a variety of therapy techniques possibly including mindfulness based and exposure based therapy, clients will explore their sources of anxiety and stress. Together we will experiment with develop and strengthen your stress management capacity. In many cases, skill development is crucial and strengthens your ability to cope. Life balance issues are explored through out the therapy process.

Anxiety Counselor

Jennifer Shneer, AWCCA, M.S.W., RSW, CT

Registered Social Worker

Available for Online Therapy

Anxiety and stress seems to be so prevalent in society right now! We will work together to understand the source of your anxiety or stress. I will offer some practical strategies that you can use when feeling anxious or stressed. We will work on catching the anxious thought, and how to change that thinking to a more balanced and healthy perspective. I will use a CBT approach to do this work.

Anxiety Counsellor

Janeen Weatherhead, RP, CCC

Registered Psychotherapist & Canadian Certified Counsellor

I believe we all have moments in our lives when we experience stress and anxiety. Every single one of us could benefit from tools taken from mindfulness exercises as I do in my personal life. I tend to address these issues from a teaching and practicing approach with clients. Its one thing to suggest and explain something, but there has been greater success when we try it out together in session. I have used role play exercises from time to time when the client feels it would be beneficial to decrease the intensity of their anxiety. I love when my clients confidence starts to build because they have implemented what we have practiced in session and learned that it works!

Anxiety Counsellor

Amanda Green, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker

Chicopee Area, Kitchener, Ontario

Anxiety can take the fun out of just about anything and strike when you least expect it. I am here to get to know and understand your unique experience of anxiety. I have specialized training in some of the leading therapeutic models for treating anxiety such as CBT and Mindfulness Practice. I have over 17 years of experience helping people with anxiety learn to cope and move towards their goals. You are not alone. Together, we can face the fear and build increased security and confidence.

Anxiety Counsellor

Laurie Blaikie, MA

Registered Psychotherapist

737 Belmont Ave. West (Belmont Village--near the corner of Union Blvd. and Belmont Ave.), Waterloo, Ontario

Our lives are sometimes difficult and the resulting stress has negative effects on our minds, bodies and relationships. However, there are lifestyle tools that can help us to better cope. Talking with a therapist can be useful as a way, to not only have an accountability partner as you make healthy lifestyle changes, but also explore the underlying issues that could be causing you to experience both episodic and chronic stress. If you think that you are negatively suffering from stress and could benefit from therapy, please contact me and we can explore how I can help

Anxiety Counsellor

James Morgan, M.Div., M.A.Sc.


21 Lydia, Kitchener, Ontario

Anxiety has many sources and can mean many different things. It is always experienced physiologically in the same way, no matter the source or meaning. Anxiety arises when we move into unknown territory. This is normal. It arises when something of value to us is threatened. We can think of this as "sacred" anxiety. Or we can become anxious about being anxious, worried about things over which we have no control. This is neurotic anxiety. I work with people to first understand the source and meaning of their anxiety. Then work to help them learn to calm the anxiety down in order to take appropriate action in dealing with its source.

Anxiety Counsellor

Patti Moses, MSW RSW

Registered Social Worker MSW RSW

Kitchener, Ontario

With regards to Anxiety, we will work together to explore what stressors and triggers create and feed your anxiety. Some level of 'exposure' therapy may be used along with a 'mindful' approach to learn how to 'BE WITH your anxious symptoms in that 'moment' of challenge and 'ride the wave' to a better place. Everyone experiences stress and some stress is good for us. But what do you do with the overwhelming kind? I tend to use a Mindfulness approach to stress, again being in the moment, and being okay with what you are experiencing. We'll also work to reduce that stress too. Call today 519-503-0400 or email pattimoses@gmail.

Anxiety Counsellor

Susan Lovelady, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker

39 Murrayhill Court, Kitchener, Ontario

I can help you learn to stay calm, be unafraid and to enjoy your life. We will focus on self-care and find ways for you to be good to yourself. We will explore the harsh things that you may say to yourself and find ways to help you become your own best friend. I will teach you ways to relax and to clear away unwanted thoughts and feelings. We will discuss boundaries and I will help you learn how to say no without feeling guilty.

Anxiety Counselor

Tressa Porter, M.A.

Registered Psychotherapist and Consultant

Available for Online Therapy

Often we are bombarded by stressful life circumstances that can steal our peace. Many of us have come through very painful and challenging experiences that have shaken our ability to create safety. All of which leave us vulnerable to anxiety and we can easily find ourselves in a constant state of panic. In my approach, I support you to make sense of these feelings and get them to work for you rather than against you. As we make sense of our fears and learn ways to create internal safety, we can create a peace that comes from the inside out. Like the quote says " I am not afraid of the storms, for I know how to sail my ship." Our work is to strengthen your ability to sail the storms.

You have Found the Top Therapists for Stress, Anxiety, and PTSD in Kitchener, ON.

Thank you for visiting our Ontario page of stress therapists in Kitchener, Ontario who are skilled and experienced in dealing with anxiety, worry, and panic in all its forms.  Worry and stress can cause a myriad of physical symptoms and wreck havoc on both our personal life and our relationships. Counselling for stress and PTSD in Kitchener, ON will give you healthy tools and help you move forward. Let's get started. Reach out to us today, our contact forms are "open" 24/7.

Kitchener is located in Ontario, Canada. It has a land area of 136.77 square kilometers.  The population of Kitchener is 233,222 people with 92,217 households . The population ranking for Kitchener is #21 nationally and #9 for the province of Ontario with a density of 1705.20 people per sq km. Kitchener therapists serve postal code: N2E.