Resources/Links

Crisis Line.  A 24 hour helpline.

Toronto Counselling Centre for Teens.  I also own this practice and am one of the therapists there.

June Starkey is a learning specialist. She was a teacher and now trains future teachers at teacher’s college.  She also has a private practice in the west end of Toronto where she works with students who are struggling to help them active optimal success with their studies.  She accepts clients that either have or haven’t been psychologically tested.  I refer students to her if I suspect they may have a processing disorder, ADHD/ADD or any sort of learning disorder.

Bernie Golden.  Bernie and I share an office together.  He is an excellent therapist and has a unique specialization with helping adult men who have experienced childhood sexual abuse.

Dr. Kim Callaghan is a Naturopath that specializes in women and children.  My kids and I see her and I regularly refer clients to her.

Karen Weinthal is a Yoga Therapist that also practises in the neighbourhood.  She works a lot with pregnant women (including those with high risk pregnancies), mothers with young babies, seniors and anyone recovering from surgery and/or illness, or with other health issues that can benefit from a personalized yoga practice.

Couples in Step is Irene Oudyk-Suk’s practice.  Couples from Vaughn, Woodbridge, Thornhill, Markham, Richmond Hill, New Market, Aurora and Willowdale come to see her at her North York office.

Terry Noble.  If anyone asks me for a referral for a counsellor in Peterborough, ON, I always send them to Terry.  He sees both individuals and couples.

Janina Kanonas-Fenton is a lovely therapist who practises in Courtice, ON, just east of Oshawa.  Her practice is called Spero Counselling Services.

The Gerstein Centre.  Provides crisis intervention to adults living in Toronto who experience mental health struggles.

Barbra Schlifer Clinic.  Offers legal help, counselling and language interpretation to women who have experienced violence.