Debbie is a registered Social Worker providing Psychotherapy services with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. She is also pursuing a designation (RMFT) with the Ontario Association of Marital and Family Therapists.
She is a therapist with 20 + years experience working with individuals, couples and families. A large focus of her work is Relationship Counselling, and Sex Therapy. She works with individuals, as well as with couples, and her work includes affair recovery, relationship enhancement, but also includes relationship breakdown and ending of marriages. Debbie can help you move away from a relationship that is no longer functioning in a constructive and healthy way. Separation and Divorce is never easy, but a growing trend is a “good divorce”. With guidance and patience, Debbie can help you achieve this should a workable and civil divorce be possible and a goal of yours.
Moving on and rebuilding post-divorce is an area of practice that is expanding for Debbie. There is ‘life after divorce’ and Debbie will help you figure out what that means for you and assist you in finding your way to that new reality.
Debbie works at your pace and with your readiness. Her services are non-judgmental, discreet and completely confidential. Debbie works from a strengths-based perspective realizing the potential in all people.
Debbie understands that loss is always difficult - As such. she works hard to understand the person and their circumstances so that she can be effective in helping in their journey thorough separation and divorce.
Her warm and nurturing personality provide support and guidance, direction and motivation. She works hard to help you move forward in a positive and productive way so that you can get back to a sense of normalcy.
Debbie views the end of a relationship as a time to re-group and look at the opportunities and potential possibilities ahead. She does not see it as an ending but rather a new chapter in life – full of new beginnings.
She looks to create a strong alliance and trusting atmosphere. Debbie is really successful at making people feel at ease and remaining approachable, accessible and open-minded with all her clients.