Counselling in Waterloo, ON. Find the Right Therapist.

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Tamara McCarty, MSW, RSW

Registered Psychotherapist and Social Worker

Waterloo, Ontario

Hope, not a word normally associated with counseling. I believe all of us want to feel more hopeful and happy in our lives. Learning to"ride the roller coaster " of relationships can help you find joy and peace whether you are a couple, family or individual. Welcome.

Bruce Taylor, B.A., B.Ed., M.A., M.Div.

Individual Couple Family Counsellor, Sex Addiction Counsellor

1550 Gordon St., Unit 19, Guelph, Ontario

I am an Individual, Couple & Family Counsellor, a Sex Addiction Counsellor, and an Emotionally Focused Counsellor. I was trained by Dr. Susan Johnson, "The best couple therapist in the world" (Dr. John Gottman). At age 66, I also have experienced many of life's valleys.

Leanna Callum, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker, Art Therapist

I provide Individual, Couple and Family Therapy, Coaching, and Consulting services in a transparent and collaborative relationship. I approach my work with curiosity, acceptance, and compassion and focus on strength based positive approaches to change.

Rhonda Kane, R.N.B.Sc.N., MTS(PCC), RMFT, RP

Registered Marriage and Family Therapist

587 Leighland Drive, Waterloo, Ontario

Rhonda has a Masters Degree in Counselling and is an experienced Individual, Marriage, and Family Therapist and a registered Psychotherapist. Her approach is genuine, down to earth, and practical using techniques that are well supported by clinical research.

Leah Valian, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker / Registered Sex Therapist (BESTCO)

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

Relationship issues? Great relationships are at the heart of living your best life. Whether individual or a couple, I can help you to find greater communication, connection and satisfaction. Let's design what best suits you from where you are right now.

Mitchell Harris Ph.D Clinical Psychology, Ph. D.

Registered Psychologist

28 Weber St, Kitchener,

Dr. Mitchell has extensive clinical experience, and has worked within multiple settings and with a wide range of clients - including in hospitals, college and university student health centers, child and family counseling centers, veteran treatment centers, and immigran

Southern Ontario Counselling Centre, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Workers & Psychologists

1760 Erb St., St. Agatha, Ontario

Since 1987 Southern Ontario Counselling Centre has been providing expert help to those who are seeking therapy. Inquiries into counselling are responded to promptly and confidentially. We will help you find the therapist best suited to help you meet your goals.

Cara Kelterborn, M.A., RP

Registered Psychotherapist

22 King Street South, Suite 300, Waterloo, Ontario

I believe you are the expert of you. My approach is to create a safe and validating space where we can work collaboratively within your perspectives and needs.

Tressa Porter, M.A.

Therapist and Consultant

Available for Online Therapy

As a therapist, I am a skilled guide through the often overwhelming terrain of feelings. I create a safe space with you to feel the fullness of your life and to make sense of your experience . This leads to empowerment from the inside out.

Janeen Weatherhead, RP, CCC

Registered Psychotherapist & Canadian Certified Counsellor

My background is in psychotherapy consisting of several years experience counselling and teaching individuals, groups, couples and families. My office space is in my family home, where you will feel welcomed, accepted and at ease through the calm space I have created.

Sarah Schlote, MA, RP, CCC, SEP

Registered Psychotherapist, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner

5420 Highway 6 North, rooms 338-342 (East Entrance), Guelph, Ontario

Overwhelmed and tired of talk therapy? Our specialized team offers a safe, holistic approach to help you heal your relationship with yourself and others. Free yourself from trauma, anxiety, anger, addictions and stress. Hope, healing and empowerment are possible!

Cathryn Harris, Ph.D

Registered Psychologist

28 Weber Street, Kitchener, Ontario

For more than 30 years these have been my goals in helping people through the pain, trauma, and challenges that life inevitably brings. I believe it is how we respond to these universal experiences that shapes who we are and the direction of our lives.

Laurie Blaikie, MA

Registered Psychotherapist

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

While life can be joyful, it can also be difficult. I provide a safe place of support as you cope with life's challenges. Together we'll explore your current strengths, and create new ones, as you grow in health and effectiveness.



Related Sites:
City of Waterloo, ON
Ontario Psychological Association
Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program (MAREP)

Therapy Waterloo, ON

Wilmot ON, Kitchener, Waldau, Bridgeport West, Nortward, Bloomingdale, Elmira

Waterloo has many enticing activities and places for your next outing. The Mode Theatre Living Arts Corporation offers performances with a focus on diversity.1 Educational workshops are offered as well as a variety of performances complete with live music. Some presentations get the audience involved, so both actors and spectators work together to create something completely unique! The Karl Junginger Memorial Library on North Monroe Street hosts many child-friendly activities, with different celebrations for each season. Scavenger hunts and a children’s book club complete with refreshments are hosted at the library. The events are not just for kids. Adults can discuss their latest ‘good reads’ and recommendations by attending monthly adult book discussion groups. Fiction and non-fiction topics are welcomed.  The residents of Waterloo value culture and education, and it really shows in the many activities available to visitors and locals. Whether you like to read, act, or simply socialize, you can find something fun in Waterloo!

Mental Health in Waterloo

Waterloo is a city that is located in the Southern part of Ontario, with a population of almost 100,000 people living over its 64 square kilometers.2 It is a city that has seen much progress and has changed drastically over the years. With new health care options, better facilities, and a stronger government leading the people, living conditions have certainly been improved over recent years. Currently, there are many different centers dedicated to mental health and a vast variety of programs that are available to the general public; these include bereavement programs, anger management, suicide prevention, and other things that can help those who are struggling.

Because depression, loss, and anger management can be extreme problems when they are not treated, there are a wide variety of programs specifically dedicated to helping these types of patients, regardless of their financial ability. One of the most important of these programs is the Crisis Services of the Waterloo Region, which works with patients from ages 10 and up. They can be contacted at 519-744-1813.3 You can also find other locations and services through 1-866-531-2600.

Current Education

The Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program (MAREP) is a research organization in the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, and is located in the Lyle Hallman Institute for Health Promotion. MAREP’s mandate is to B.E.N.E.F.I.T. and enhance the lives of all those experiencing dementia.4

The Waterloo Region District School Board is constantly improving by making changes to the curriculum, introducing new programs, hosting educational and interesting events, and much more. These programs are very important to the students and can help build a healthier, happier, and more involved community over several years. Safety is a top priority for students, and the community is constantly involved in programs that work with the school and its students.5


References

1. Wikipedia. (2017) . Waterloo, ON. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waterloo,_Ontario.
2. Waterloo, Ontario. (2017) . Wikipedia. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waterloo,_Ontario.
3. ConnexOntario. (2017) . Mental health helpline | Crisis Services of Waterloo Region. Retrieved from http://www.mentalhealthhelpline.ca/Directory/Program/17278.
4. University of Waterloo. (2017) Retrieved from https://uwaterloo.ca/murray-alzheimer-research-and-education-program/about.
5. Waterloo Region District School Board. (2016) . Waterloo Region District School Board. Retrieved from http://www.wrdsb.ca/schools/.

Waterloo is located in Ontario, Canada. It has a land area of 64.02 square kilometers.  The population of Waterloo is 104,986 people with 40,381 households . The population ranking for Waterloo is #51 nationally and #25 for the province of Ontario with a density of 1639.80 people per sq km. Waterloo therapists serve postal code: N2L.