As you may have read I am trained in a number of therapeutic modalities/approaches and I don’t tie myself to any one approach. Instead, I come from an integrative or holistic approach and I blend elements from different therapeutic tools and approaches and tailor to the individuals needs.
Jodie Lockey-Duesling MA RSW (she/her)Social Work Supervisor
I’m a Registered Social Worker (RSW) with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW), I hold a Masters in Counselling Psychology from Yorkville University. In addition to my supervisory work with Mindful Path Counselling I’m the Manager at the Student Wellness Centre, Wilfrid Laurier University, Brantford campus. I’m currently working towards my Doctorate in Counselling Psychology at Yorkville University.
Rachel Daca MSW RSW (she/her)Social Work Associate
I hold a Masters of Social Work degree from Windsor University and a Bachelor’s of Art degree in Sociology. I am a member in good standing with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW).
Michelle Liu MA RP (she/her)Psychotherapy Associate
I am a Registered Psychotherapist in good standing with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario. I am currently completing my last semester towards a Master of Counselling Psychology at Yorkville University.
I am a graduate of St. Thomas University and hold a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Gerontology. I also hold a Masters in Counselling Psychology and have obtained Registered Psychotherapy through the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO). I am a member of the Ontario Association of Mental Health Professionals (OAMHP) and the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA).
I consistently spend time upgrading my skills by taking part in professional development seminars, courses, and workshops. Through those efforts, I have received certificates in First Aid Mental Health, Psychological First Aid and Stress Management and Infectious disease and control.
Renata is pleased to offer therapy to individuals, couples, and families. She incorporates mindfulness and compassion in a strengths-based approach to overcoming issues such as anxiety, depression, anger management, distress tolerance and effective communication. Together, you will get to the heart of the matter, address limiting beliefs, regulate emotions by applying healthy communication and boundaries in your life. This will lead to reduced stress, clarity, and emotional healing as you follow a path toward hope, purpose, inner peace, and joy.
Katarina Guillen MA RP-Q (she/her)Psychotherapy Associate
I am a Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying) with a Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology, in good standing with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO). My goal is to foster understanding and self-exploration, improve communication, and help you strengthen your relationship with yourself and others. I will work to support you in connecting with your body’s emotional responses and to further identify your emotions, needs, and values.
Narine Dat Sookram DSW (c) MSW RSW (he/him)Social Work Associate
I have over 10 years of experience working with a diverse population struggling with a broad range of issues. The issues include but are not limited to, life transitions, relationships, anger, trauma, anxiety, depression, and loss. I work with individuals, adults and youth, families and couples seeking support in sorting through the challenges. As a therapist, I will make it a priority to provide a warm, safe, and non- judgmental environment so my clients will feel secure to share and gain a deeper understanding of their behaviours, thoughts, and emotions.
Do you struggle with repeating unhealthy patterns of behaviours even after trying everything to stop them? Esi works with people struggling with addictions both substance misuse as well as process addictions and compulsive behaviors. Esi offers a safe and non-judgemental space to talk through otherwise stigmatized or shameful issues.
I’m a graduate student in the Counselling Psychology program at Yorkville University. I’m a Registered Psychotherapist with Qualifying status with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO) and the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA). I have fifteen years of experience working in mental health with children, youth, and adults with serious mental illnesses.
Josh will graduate in the summer of 2023 with his Master’s in Social Work MSW. His Bachelor of Social Work BSW and 10 years of experience counselling in several spaces allows him a diverse and empathetic perspective. He is rooted in a strengths-based approach that incorporates Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Person-Centered Therapy. Josh is committed to meeting you where you are by exploring goals and coping mechanisms that work best for you.
Courtney Spiliadis (she/her)Client Care Coordinator
I have a decade of experience in the administrative field, and I take pride in polishing my skillset and helping however I can. I’m a big advocate for self-care, positive affirmations, and investing in yourself. You can usually find me with my nose in a good book or learning three new things at once.
Leonard is a lilac french bulldog who has gone through extensive training with Perfect Scents K9. Leonard loves to provide emotional support to clients of all ages to help ease stress and anxiety that may arise from discussing difficult issues in your counselling work. To work with Leonard you must make a formal request with your provider to ensure he is available for your session date/time.