Therapist Profiles

 


Rebecca Murray, M.A., MFT
Therapist and Director


Education: M.A. Art Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2001), Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Argyle Institute, Montreal (2004)

Professional Associations: Association des art-thérapeutes du Québec, l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec, American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, therapy for children and adolescents, art therapy, AAMFT approved supervisor

Rebecca Murray, M.A., MFT

Rebecca Murray, M.A., MFT


Abdelghani Barris, M.A., M.D., MFT


Education: Doctor of Medecine, Université d’Algers, Algeria (1990), M.A. Intervention et therapie familliale systemique, Université Polytechnique, Quito, Equador (2001)

Professional Associations: l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec

Languages: English French, Spanish

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy

Abdelghani Barris, M.A., M.D., MFT

Abdelghani Barris, M.A., M.D., MFT


Alyssa Mew, MSW


Education: MSW, McGill University, Montreal (2009), certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal (in progress)

Professional Associations: Associations: l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec (OTSTCFQ), l’Ordre des psychologues du Québec (OPQ)

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, therapy, therapy for children and adolescents

Alyssa Mew, MSW

Alyssa Mew, MSW


Athena Scotes, M.A, LMHC


Education: M.A. in Counseling Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute, Carpinteria, California (1996)

Professional Associations: American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Languages: English, Greek

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, therapy for children and adolescents

Athena Scotes, M.A, LMHC

Athena Scotes, M.A, LMHC


Audrey Fournier, M.Ed., MFT


Education: M.Ed. intervention and educational psychology, Université de Montréal, Montréal (2007), Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Institut de formation et d’aide communautaire à l’enfant et la famille (IFACEF) (2012), Diploma in Psychology, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (2003), Certificate in psychosocial intervention / psychoéducation, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (2004)

Professional Associations: l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Couples therapy, family therapy

Audrey Fournier, M.Ed., MFT

Audrey Fournier, M.Ed., MFT



Branko Kajzer, M.A.


Education: M.A. Art Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2003), Certificate in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (McGill University Faculty of Medicine Centre for Continuing Health Professional Education)

Professional Associations: Canadian Counseling and Psychotherapy Association

Languages: English, Serbian, Bosnian and Croatian

Services Provided: Individual therapy, art therapy, groups, therapy for children and adolescents

Branko Kajzer, M.A.

Branko Kajzer, M.A.


Brenda Abrahamson, MA, ATPQ, ATR-BC


Education: M.A. Art Therapy, New York University, New York, NY (2007), Registered and Board Certified Art Therapist (2009), Licensed Creative Arts Therapist, New York, NY (2009)

Professional Associations: Association of Art Therapists of Québec, American Art Therapy Association, Association of Naturotherapists of Québec

Language: English

Services Provided: Art Therapy, individual therapy, group therapy, child and adolescent therapy

Brenda Abrahamson, MA, ATPQ, ATR-BC

Brenda Abrahamson, MA, ATPQ, ATR-BC


Carly Fleming, M.Ed., CCC


Education: B.A. (Sociology) University of Toronto (1998), M.Ed. (Counselling Psychology) University of Toronto (2003)

Professional Associations: Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association

Language: English

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy

Carly Fleming, M.Ed., CCC

Carly Fleming, M.Ed., CCC


Charlotte Gauthier, M.A., C.O.


Education: M.A. Counseling Psychology, McGill University, Montreal (2011), Certificate in Personal and Professional Coaching, Concordia University (2008), Certificate in Integrative Body Psychotherapy, IBP Institute of Montreal (2008), Certificate in Psychological Counseling, Centre de relation d’aide de Montréal (2007)

Professional Associations: Société Québécoise des Psychothérapeutes Professionnels (SQPP) l’Ordre des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec (OCCOQ)

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy

Charlotte Gauthier, M.A., C.O.

Charlotte Gauthier, M.A., C.O.


Colette Perreault, MSW


Education: MSW, Simmons College School of Social Work, Boston, MA (1999)

Professional Associations: L’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des therapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy

Colette Perreault, MSW

Colette Perreault, MSW


Daria Andrzejewska, M.A., ATPQ


Education: M.A. Art Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal
(2012)

Professional Associations: Associations: Association des art-thérapeutes du Québec, Academy of Naturopaths and Naturotherapists of Canada

Languages:English, French

Services Provided:Individual, couples therapy, family therapy,
therapy for children and adolescents, art therapy

Daria Andrzejewska, M.A., ATPQ

Daria Andrzejewska, M.A., ATPQ


Donna Cohen, MSW


Education: MSW, Columbia University School of Social Work, NY (1973) Sex therapy training, MGH

Professional Associations: l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec

Languages:English, French

Services Provided:Individual, couples therapy, specialty in addictions

Donna Cohen, MSW

Donna Cohen, MSW


Elisabeth Ouwerkerk, M.Ed., MFT


Education: Academy of Social Work, (counselling), Haarlem, The Netherlands (1968), M.Ed. Counselling, University of Ottawa, Ottawa (1991), Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal (1998)

Professional Associations:l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec

Languages: English, Spanish, Dutch

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy

Elisabeth Ouwerkerk, M.Ed., MFT

Elisabeth Ouwerkerk, M.Ed., MFT


Emily Scott, M.A.


Education: M.A in Mental Health Counseling, Vermont (2009) Post graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Argyle Institute, Montreal (2013)

Professional Associations:Ordre des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec (OCCOQ)

Languages:English

Services Provided:Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, therapy for adolescents

Emily Scott, M.A.

Emily Scott, M.A.


Esther Kalaba, M.A.


Education:B.Sc. Bachelor of Health Sciences, Westminster University, London, UK (2000), M.A. Art Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2009), Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training, KRI, (2010)

Professional Associations:Association des art-thérapeutes du Québec, National Association of Naturopaths

Languages: English, French, Serbo-Croatian

Services Provided: Art Therapy, Individual Therapy, Children and Adolescents, Yoga Therapy

Esther Kalaba, M.A.

Esther Kalaba, M.A.


Farah Averill, M.A


Education: M.A., Psychology, McGill University (2007), Ph.D. Candidate in Clinical Psychology (Université de Montréal), Marital and Family Therapy Therapy Training, Argyle Institute

Professional Associations:  l’Ordre des psychologues du québec (OPQ)

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy

Farah Averill, M.A

Farah Averill, M.A


Florise Boyard, M.A., RDT, MFT


Education: M.A. Drama  Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2006), Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal (2012)

Professional Associations: Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux, North American Drama Therapy Association

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, therapy for children and adolescents, drama therapy.

Florise Boyard, M.A., RDT, MFT

Florise Boyard, M.A., RDT, MFT


Francine MacInnis, Ph.D


Education: M.A, Ph.D. Clinical Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario (1997), Licensed in clinical and organizational psychology

Professional associations: l’Ordre des psychologues du québec (OPQ), Association for Contextual Behavioural Science (ACBS)

Languages: English, French

Services:Individual therapy, couples therapy

Francine MacInnis, Ph.D

Francine MacInnis, Ph.D


Gabrielle Taylor, M.A.


Education:M.A. Counselling, Université de Sherbrooke (2006), Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Université de Sherbrooke (2009), Certificate in Drama Therapy, Institut de Formation d’Aide Communautaire à l’Enfant et à la Famille, Montréal (2013)

Professional Associations:Association de Psychothérapeutes Pastoraux du Canada, Associate student member of l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec, Canadian Counseling and Pschotherapy Association

Languages:English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, psychodrama

Gabrielle Taylor, M.A.

Gabrielle Taylor, M.A.


Guy Lapierre, M.A., M.Ed., MFT


Education:M.A. Andragogie, Université de Montreal, Montreal (1975), M.Ed. Counselling Matrimonial, Université St. Paul, Ottawa (1978), Psychoanalytic training, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal (1993-1996), Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal (1994).

Professional Associations:l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec

Languages:French

Services Provided:Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, therapy for children and adolescents

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Heather McLaughlin, M.A., MFT


Education:M.A. Art Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2003)Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Argyle Institute, Montreal (2006)

Professional Associations:Association des art-thérapeutes du Québec l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Languages:English

Services Provided:Individual, couples, family therapy, therapy for children and adolescents, art therapy, marital and family therapy supervision

Heather McLaughlin, M.A., MFT

Heather McLaughlin, M.A., MFT


Jeffrey Drugge, M.A., Ph.D.


Education: M.A. and Ph.D., Psychology, University of Toronto (1998)

Professional Association: l’Ordre des psychologues du québec (OPQ)

Languages: English, French

Services provided:Individual therapy, assessment

Jeffrey Drugge, M.A., Ph.D.

Jeffrey Drugge, M.A., Ph.D.


Jennifer Berbrier, M.A., MFT


Education: M.A. Art Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2001), Marital and Family Therapy Training, Argyle Institute (2012)

Professional Associations: Association des art-thérapeutes du Québec

Languages: English

Services Provided: Individual, couples therapy, family therapy, art therapy

Jennifer Berbrier, M.A., MFT

Jennifer Berbrier, M.A., MFT


Jennifer Persmann, M.A., PhD (candidate)


Education:PhD. (candidate) Clinical Psychology, l’Université du Québec à Montréal,  M.A. Counselling Psychology, McGill University, Montreal (2014); Post-graduate Studies in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Argyle Institute, Montreal (2014)

Professional Associations: l’Ordre des conseillers et conseillères d’orientation du Québec (OCCOQ)

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy, therapy for adolescents

Jennifer Persmann, M.A., PhD (candidate)

Jennifer Persmann, M.A., PhD (candidate)


Jeremy Wexler M.A./M.S.W.


Education: Masters of Social Work, Columbia University New York (1997); Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal (in progress)

Professional Associations: British Columbia College of Social Workers,  l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec

Languages: English, French

Services Provided:Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy

Jeremy Wexler M.A., M.S.W.

Jeremy Wexler M.A., M.S.W.


José Briones, M.Sc.


Education:M.Sc Psychoanalytic Theory,  Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Psicoanalíticos, Mexico City, (2006)

Professional Associations: Ordre des Psychologues du Québec

Languages: English, French, Spanish

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, therapy for children and adolescents.

José Briones, M.Sc.

José Briones, M.Sc.


Karen Harutyunyan, M.Psy, Psy. D. Cand.


Education: Psy. D. Clinical psychology, UQÀM, Montreal (2007-2014), PGD Child Forensic Studies, Psychology and Law, University of Leeds, UK (2002-2004), Master Clinical psychology, University of Practical Psychology, Armenia (1996), Professional Diploma in Clinical Psychology, Yerevan State University (1988-93)

Professional Associations: Order of psychologists of Québec, Canadian Psychoanalytical Society Québec-English, Guest Member; International Council of psychologists, ISPCAN (International Society on Prevention of Child abuse and neglect)

Languages: English, French, Armenian, Russian

Services Provided: Psychological and forensic assessment, individual therapy, couples therapy, psychotherapy for children and adolescents

Karen Harutyunyan, M.Psy, Psy. D. Cand.

Karen Harutyunyan, M.Psy, Psy. D. Cand.


Karen Louis, M.Ed., C.C.C., M.F.T. intern


Education: M.Ed. Guidance and Counseling, University of Western Ontario (1993) Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Argyle Institute, Montreal (2015)

Professional Associations: Canadian Counseling and Psychotherapy Association, Academy of Naturopaths and Naturotherapists of Canada

Languages: English

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, therapy for adolescents, life coaching, therapeutic support in conjunction with 12 step programs

Karen Louis, M.Ed., C.C.C., M.F.T. intern

Karen Louis, M.Ed., C.C.C., M.F.T. intern


Kateri Germain, MSW, MFT


Education: MSW McGill University, Montreal (2002) Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal (2008)

Professional Associations: l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual, couples, family therapy

Kateri Germain, MSW, MFT

Kateri Germain, MSW, MFT


Laurence Maout, M.Psy


Education: Master of Clinical Psychology, University Paris 8, France (2011); Internship at doctoratelevel in the Centre de Réadaptation en Dépendance de Montréal-Institut Universitaire (2013/2014)

Professional Associations: Ordre des Psychologues du Québec (OPQ)

Languages:  French

Services Provided: Individual psychotherapy for adults

Laurence Maout, M.Psy

Laurence Maout, M.Psy



Mariam El Saadani, M.A.


Education: M.A. Counselling Psychology, McGill University, Montreal (2013)

Professional Associations: OPQ- psychotherapist permit

Languages:English, Arabic

Services Provided: Individual therapy

Mariam El Saadani, M.A.

Mariam El Saadani, M.A.


Maya Shalmon, M.A., MFT


Education: M.A. Art Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2007) Post-graduate certificate inMarital and Family Therapy, Argyle Institute, Montreal, (2011)

Professional Associations: Association des art-thérapeutes du Québec (AATQ) Academy of Naturopaths and Naturotherapists (ANN), Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Québec (OTSTCFQ)

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, therapy for children and adolescents, art therapy

Maya Shalmon, M.A., MFT

Maya Shalmon, M.A., MFT


Melange Birulio, L.Ps., Psychologist


Education: M.A. Drama Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (currently enrolled), Post-traumatic stress disorder and personality disorder, Traumatys, Montreal (2015-2016), Semiology of Dreams, Psychologist’s House, Brazil (2000), Post-Master Degree in C. G. Jung Theories and Kinesiology, Brazil (1999)

Professional Associations: l’Ordre des psychologues du Québec (OPQ)

Languages: English, French, Portuguese

Services Provided: Individual and group therapy for children, adolescents and adults

Melange Birulio, L.Ps., Psychologist

Melange Birulio, L.Ps., Psychologist


Monica Sweeney, M.A., MFT


Education: M.A. Drama Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2006), Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Argyle Institute, Montreal (2011)

Professional Associations: Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association, l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec,  Academy of Naturopaths and Naturotherapists (ANN), National Association of Drama Therapy (past president Canadian chapter)

Languages: English, French

Services Provided:Individual, couples therapy, family therapy, therapy for children and adolescents, drama therapy

Monica Sweeney, M.A., MFT

Monica Sweeney, M.A., MFT


Natalia Kolenskaia, M.Sc.


Education:  M.Sc. Psychoéducation, Université de Montréal (2011); Post-graduate training in individual, couple and family psychotherapy, Institut Montréalais de Psychothérapie Analytique

Professional Associations:  L’Ordre des psychoéducateurs et psychoéducatrices du Québec;  Canadian Psychoanalytical Society Québec-English, Guest Member

Languages: English, French, Russian

Services Provided: Individual psychotherapy, couples and family psychotherapy

Natalia Kolenskaia, M.Sc.

Natalia Kolenskaia, M.Sc.


Natalia Maiman, M.A.


Education: Diploma in Psychology, Université Nationale de Rosario, Argentina (1999)

Professional Associations: Ordre des psychologues du Québec

Languages: English, French, Spanish

Services Provided: Individual therapy, therapy for children and adolescents

Natalia Maiman, M.A.

Natalia Maiman, M.A.


Nayla Awada, B.Sc., Psy.D.


Education: B.Sc. Psychology, McGill University, Montreal (2009) - Psy.D. Clinical Psychology University of Montreal, Montreal (2014).

Professional Associations: Associations: Order of Psychologists of Quebec

Languages: English, French, Arabic

Services Provided: Individual therapy and group therapy for adults

Nayla Awada, B.Sc., Psy.D.

Nayla Awada, B.Sc., Psy.D.


Nicole Russ, M.Psy


Education: M.Psy Psychology, Université de Montreal, Montreal (1977)

Professional Associations: Ordre des psychologues du Québec

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy couples therapy, family therapy

Nicole Russ, M.Psy

Nicole Russ, M.Psy


Nicolette de Smit, MSW


Education: MSW McGill University (1997)

Professional Associations: l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec

Languages: English, French, Dutch

Services Provided: Individual therapy, family therapy, therapy for children and adolescents, play therapy, hypnosis

Nicolette de Smit, MSW

Nicolette de Smit, MSW


Olga Savina, M.Sc., Ph.D. Candidate


Education: M.Sc. Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill university (2007); Ph.D. Candidate in Psychology, McGill University, Post-graduate Marital and Family Therapy training, Argyle Institute, Montreal (in progress).

Languages: English, Russian

Services Provided: Individual, couple, family therapy

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Olga Savina, M.Sc., PhD (cand)


Rosaruby Glaberman, M.A., CCPA


Education: M.A., Drama Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2009). B.A., Theatre, New School University, New York (2003)

Professional Associations: Canadian Counseling and Psychotherapy Association – Certified Canadian Counselor. North American Drama Therapy Association.

Language: English

Services Provided: Individual therapy, group therapy, personal-development workshops, therapy for special needs children and adolescents, drama therapy

Rosaruby Glaberman, M.A., CCPA

Rosaruby Glaberman, M.A., CCPA


Rita Londei, B.Sc.


Education:B.Sc Psychoeducation, Université de Montréal, Montreal (1978) Training in child and adolescent psychoanalytic therapy, Centre de Psychologie Gouin (2006)

Professional Associations:L’Ordre des psychoéducateurs et psychoéducatrices du Québec. Permis de psychothérapeute de l’Ordre des psychologues du Québec.

Language:French

Services:  Individual Psychotherapy for children, adolescents and young adults

Rita Londei, B.Sc.

Rita Londei, B.Sc.


Ron Pagé, M.A.


Education: M.A. Counseling, CCU, Colorado, CO, USA (1990). Post-graduate certificate in Marital and Family Therapy, Argyle Institute, Montreal (2013).

Professional Associations: Canadian Counseling and Psychotherapy Association, l’Ordre des travailleurs sociaux et des thérapeutes conjugaux et familiaux du Quebec, Ordre des psychologues de Québec (in process).

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, therapy for adolescents, conferences, workshops

Ron Pagé, M.A.

Ron Pagé, M.A.


Sarah Brodie, M.A., ATR


Education:M.A. Art Therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2006)

Professional Associations:Association des art-thérapeutes du Québec

Languages: English

Services Provided:Individual therapy, art therapy, therapy for children and adolescents

Sarah Brodie, M.A., ATR

Sarah Brodie, M.A., ATR


Sophie Huot, MA, CCC


Education: MA Art therapy, Concordia University, Montreal (2002)

Professional Associations: Association of Art Therapists of Quebec, Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association

Languages: English, French

Services Provided: Art therapy

Sophie Huot, MA, CCC

Sophie Huot, MA, CCC


Tomas Jurcik, Phd


Education: PhD. Clinical Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal (2014); M.A. Counselling Psychology, McGill University, Montreal (2005)

Professional Associations: Ordre des psychologues du Québec (OPQ); British Columbia College of Psychologists (CPBC)

Languages: English

Services Provided: Online counselling, Individual cognitive-behaviour therapy (CBT) for anxiety and depression, career counseling

Tomas Jurcik, PhD

Tomas Jurcik, PhD