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Michael Doris

Michael Doris

BA (Psych), BSW, MSW, RSW, Registered Social Worker

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Michael Doris is a Social Worker, providing mental health counselling/psychotherapy based in Peterborough, Ontario. Currently offering virtual and in-person counselling.

Beginning his post-secondary education at Trent University acquiring a BA in Psychology, Michael completed an Honours Bachelor of Social Work degree (BSW) from Renison College at the University of Waterloo. His Master of Social Work degree (MSW) was completed at the University of Toronto as part of the Mental Health and Health specialization program. He is a registered member of the Ontario College of Social Work (OCSWSSW) as well as the Ontario Association of Social Work (OASW.)

He has been actively engaged in the field of individual mental health and substance use counselling for over seven years, specializing in trauma counselling and compassion fatigue counselling. He is a certified Clinical Traumatologist and Compassion Fatigue Specialist through the Traumatology Institute in Toronto, Ontario. CBT-E, cognitive behavioural therapy for eating disorders is also a specialization.  Among others, Michael is experienced in providing both CBT and DBT therapies for a variety of life challenges such as depression, anxiety, stress, worry and grief.

Michael assumes a non-judgmental and strengths-based perspective when working with clients. He focuses on staying client-centred, ensuring clients feel comfortable and in control of the pace of counselling along with enhancing their inner resilience, independence and coping skill development.

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Therapist Information

Offers Online Counselling

Offers In-Person Counselling

Age Groups Served

Late Adolescents, Adults, Older Adults/Seniors

Languages Spoken


Counsellor's Gender


Therapist Type

Registered Social Worker

Conditions Treated

Abuse, Addiction, Anger Management, Anxiety, Attachment, Bipolar Disorder, Bullying - Workplace, Career/Work Performance Issues, Conflict Resolution, Crisis, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Divorce & Separation, Eating Disorders, Grief & Bereavement, Marital Issues, Mood Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Panic Attacks, Personality Disorder, Phobias, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Postpartum Depression, Pre-Marital Counselling, Relationship Issues, Schizophrenia, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self Esteem, Self Harm, Stress, Suicidal Ideation, Trauma

Therapeutic Approaches

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, Trauma-Focused

Communities Served

Newcomers to Canada/Immigrants/Refugees, First Responders and Emergency Personnel


311 George St. North
Lower Level 5, Unit 5
Peterborough, ON
K9J 3H3

  • 311 George St. North
    Lower Level 5, Unit 5
    Peterborough, ON
    K9J 3H3

    Monday and Wednesday - appts can start 5 pm onward. Tuesdays - Morning and after 5pm.

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Also Available!

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