Leah Gordon, B.Ed, M.Ed

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   Taking the first step and reaching out to professionals who can help may be an overwhelming experience. But if you find the right fit for you, it can be life changing. You might find obstacles and challenges preventing you from reaching your goals and living a fulfilling life. I can help you navigate through these obstacles and challenges you might be facing. I can help you break through the barriers that seem to be holding you back in life.
   Throughout my career, I have been drawn to work that allows me to use my natural ability to connect to others and make a positive impact on their lives. I strive to create an environment that is comfortable and warm, allowing my clients to openly explore their thoughts,feelings and emotions safely. It is a privilege for me to be able to walk with others through their journey as they discover and learn about themselves, their relationships, their environments, their patterns and behaviors. I can work together with you to help you break your negative and unhealthy cycles and habits, build and learn new skills, and help you practice them. There is no one-size-fits-all
solution. Each person is unique and requires a unique approach in therapy. I have training with various therapeutic techniques and ensure that the sessions are tailored to meet each clients' unique and individual needs.

 
My Clinic Can Help You With:·anxiety
·depression
·anger issues
·grief and loss
·marriage and/or relationship issues
·Trust, respect and infidelity issues
·low self-esteem
·parenting issues
· postpartum depression/anxiety
·Life/career coaching
·Life or work stresses
·Trauma and PTSD
·Addictions

 
Benefits of Therapy:·Increased awareness of self and unhealthy
patterns
·Learn and practice better communication skills
·Gain strategies to deal with depression and
anxiety
·Improved self confidence and self-esteem
·Lowered anxiety levels
·Gain parenting tools
·Learn anger managements skills
·Develop coping strategies for issues
·Explore moods and behaviors in safe environment
·Examine causes and roots of behaviors
·Build new ways of thinking, acting and reacting
·Relief from symptoms
·Improve quality of life

 
Modalities Used in Therapy:·Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
·Emotion-Focused Therapy (EFT)
·Attachment Theory, Imago Relationship Therapy
(IRT)
·Mindfulness
·Solution-Focused Therapy
·Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
·EMDR Interpersonal Neurobiology (IPNB)

 
Education and Memberships:·B.Ed, M.Ed (Saint Leo University), Certificate
In Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (OISE)
·Member of The Ontario Association of
Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometrists, and Psychotherapists (OACCPP)

 
Fee:·$185 Per 50 minute session
·Sliding scale available
·Covered under Registered Social Work

 
Location:1118 Centre St, Unit #20
Thornhill, Ontario
L4J 7R9



Leah Gordon Reaches

Thornhill ON