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Karen Cressman

Karen Cressman

B.A., M.S.W., R.S.W., Registered Social Worker

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I am a social worker with many years of experience working with a wide variety of individual problems and relationship challenges. The therapy approach is adapted to the needs of the individual using principles and strategies from CBT. The work is solution-focused and goal-directed.

My work is frequently relationship focussed, ensuring clients feel connected and supported in the key areas of their lives.

I have established a reputation in my work for my ability to build a strong therapeutic relationship with clients which reinforces safety and validation of their concerns.

I received her MSW from Wilfrid Laurier University and am registered with the Ontario College of Social Workers.

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Therapist Information

Offers Online Counselling

Offers In-Person 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

Relaxation, Drug & Alcohol Use, Sports Psychology, Self-Esteem and Identity Issues, group therapy, Neurocognitive, Alcohol Addiction, Spiritual/Religion, Social Skills Development, Retirement, Relationship Problems, emotional regulation, Parenting, Amputee Issues, Assertiveness, Support for Gender Transition, Drug Addiction, Pornography Addiction, Somatic Symptoms, Social Anxiety, Neurodegenerative Diseases, Conversion Disorder, Sexual Dysfunction, Psychosis, Smoking Cessation, Sanctuary Trauma, Occupational Stress Injury, Issues related to being in conflict with the law, Gambling Addiction, Autism and Neurodevelopmental, Abuse, Academic Performance Issues, Adjustment issues, Adoption/Foster Care, Anger Management, Anxiety, Attachment, Boundaries, Brain Injury Counselling, Bullying - Workplace, Career and Work Related Issues, Career/Work Performance Issues, Change and Transition, Childhood Sexual Abuse, Chronic Illness, Codependency, Communication and Intimacy, Compassion Fatigue, Conflict Resolution, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Divorce & Separation, Eating Disorders, Gender & Identity Issues, Grief & Bereavement, Infertility, Learning Disabilities, Marital Issues, Mood Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Pain Management, Palliative Care, Panic Attacks, Phobias, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Postpartum Depression, Pre-Marital Counselling, Pregnancy/Childbirth, Relationship Issues, Schizophrenia, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self Esteem, Self Harm, Sexual Orientation, Sleep Disorders, Stress, Stress Management, Suicidal Ideation, Terminal Illness, Trauma

Therapeutic Approaches

Strength-Based CBT, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Short-Term Dynamic, Solution Focused Therapy

Communities Served

People with Disabilities, Newcomers to Canada/Immigrants/Refugees, First Responders and Emergency Personnel, Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour, 2SLGBTQI+

2 Locations Available

34 Neeve St., Guelph, ON

Homewood Health Inc
150 Delhi Street, Guelph ON
N1E 6K9

  • 34 Neeve St., Guelph, ON

    Appointments available: Monday: 12:00pm - 6:00pm Wednesday: 12:00pm - 8:00pm Thursday: 12:00pm - 7:00pm

  • Homewood Health Inc
    150 Delhi Street, Guelph ON
    N1E 6K9

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