BA, MSW, RSW, Registered Social Worker
Brenda practices therapy in the Lambton County area and provides in-person and online services to clients across Ontario. She has a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Toronto, and is a member of the Ontario Association of Social Work and Social Service Workers (OASSW) and the Ontario Association of Social Workers (OASW).
Brenda offers counselling and psychotherapy services to individuals and couples. She has a passion to help people learn lifelong skills that will allow them to navigate challenging situations, better understand and strengthen their mental health, and increase their resiliency and ability to thrive in their daily life.
Brenda provides evidence and skill-based treatment approaches to help individuals deal with stress, anxiety, depression, emotion regulation difficulties, and trauma. She specializes in cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), dialectical behavioural therapy (DBT), emotional focused therapy (EFT), first stage trauma treatment, mindfulness techniques and solution focused therapy.
Brenda has over 25 years of expertise working in the field of mental health and addiction (chemical and behavioural). She worked at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) for 16 years, as a therapist and education specialist.
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Age Groups Served
Early Adolescents, Late Adolescents, Adults, Older Adults/Seniors, Couples
Registered Social Worker
Social Anxiety, Internet Addiction, Drug Addiction, Support for Gender Transition, Dementia - caregiver, Assertiveness, emotional regulation, Relaxation, Social Skills Development, Spiritual/Religion, Self-Esteem and Identity Issues, Drug & Alcohol Use, Gambling Addiction, ADHD, Alcohol Abuse, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Depression, Divorce & Separation, Grief & Bereavement, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Pain Management, Panic Attacks, Phobias, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Relationship Issues, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Stress, Trauma
Strengths-Based, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy or Training, Attachment Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Communication, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Emotionally Focused Therapy, Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, Exposure Therapy, Harm Reduction Therapy, Mindfulness, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative, Person-Centred, Problem Solving Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused
265 Front Street N.
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