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Laurie Cavan

Laurie Cavan

MSW, R.S.W., Registered Social Worker

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My clinical foundation includes using a trauma-focused lens. I will encourage the client to incorporate a “bottom-up” approach which means we will also include the way memory is held in the body as information regarding the current issues of concern. I often suggest the option of equine-assisted therapy when appropriate.

I teach grounding skills, and use a mindfulness approach. My clients can expect to be active participants in their healing journey and I often provide extensive psych education when appropriate.

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Therapist Information

Offers Distance Counselling

Age Groups Served

Early Adolescents, Late Adolescents, Adults, Older Adults/Seniors, Couples

Languages Spoken


Counsellor's Gender


Therapist Type

Registered Social Worker

Conditions Treated

Social Anxiety, Somatic Symptoms, Support for Gender Transition, Dementia - caregiver, Assertiveness, School Problems, emotional regulation, Relaxation, Retirement, Social Skills Development, Chronic Fatigue / Fibromyalgia, Alcohol Addiction, Self-Esteem and Identity Issues, PTSD & Stressor-Related, Drug & Alcohol Use, Moral Injury, Gender Dysphoria, Abuse, Addiction, Alcohol Abuse, Anger Management, Anxiety, Boundaries, Bullying - School, Bullying - Workplace, Career and Work Related Issues, Codependency, Communication and Intimacy, Compassion Fatigue, Crisis, Depression, Divorce & Separation, Gender & Identity Issues, Marital Issues, Mood Disorders, Panic Attacks, Phobias, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Relationship Issues, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self Esteem, Self Harm, Stress, Stress Management, Suicidal Ideation, Trauma

Therapeutic Approaches

Solution Focused Brief Treatment (SFBT), Strength-Based CBT, Nature and Animal Supported Counselling, Adlerian, Anger Solutions, Biofeedback, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Desensitization, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Distance Counselling, Eclectic, Ego State Therapy, Equine Assisted Psychotherapy, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Family Systems, Feminist, Harm Reduction Therapy, Holistic, Indigenous Worldview, Internal Family Systems Therapy, Mindfulness, Mindfulness-Based CBT, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, Motivational Interviewing, Rogerian, Transactional Analysis


Michipicoten River Village
315 Superior Street, Wawa, ON, Canada
P0S 1K0

  • Michipicoten River Village
    315 Superior Street, Wawa, ON, Canada
    P0S 1K0

    Weekdays 9am - 5pm

Distance Counselling
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