Therapist / Counsellor / Registered Social Worker
Focus: Depression, Anxiety, Grief/Loss, Anger Management, Couple Issues – Emotional/Sexual Intimacy, Relationship Challenges, Affair Recovery, Partner Abuse – Current/Past Abuse or Violence, Parenting Challenges, Managing Relationships With Extended Family, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Childhood/Adult Sexual Abuse/Assault, Life Transitions – Separation/Divorce Recovery, Career Issues/Medical Stress Leave, Stress
Sonia holds a Bachelor Degree in Social Work from McGill University and also has a Master of Social Work Degree from the University of Toronto. Sonia is a Registered Social Worker with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers and a member of the Ontario Association of Social Workers working with diverse populations and with a wide spectrum of issues. She works with diverse cultural, ethnic, religious backgrounds as well as varied family configurations.
As a therapist with over 25 years of experience, Sonia offers individual, couple and family therapy. She has many areas of expertise and excellent clinical skills. Sessions are confidential and are held in an atmosphere which is compassionate, caring, supportive and non-judgemental.
Sonia’s approach to therapy is to empower you through life’s storms, helping you navigate to a place of calm. She helps you to identify what ails you and assists you to enhance the quality of your life, creating a life that enables you to live in a more joyful and meaningful way. Moreover, Sonia helps you to identify your personal goals for change and provides strategies to help you achieve success.
Sonia‘s approach to therapy is to work from a strength based model, always believing in the resiliency of her clients, knowing that change is always possible no matter how deep the pain. She is tenacious in working with your strengths to create confidence, hope and a belief that all dreams are possible. Allow Sonia to guide you in your healing journey to find purpose, stability, passion and happiness in your life.
Most Extended Health Insurance Plans will cover the cost of services for a Registered Social Worker.
“The road to quality service is travelled with integrity, compassion, and understanding. People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care!”