Michelle is a Registered Psychotherapist (RP) with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario, and a Canadian Certified Counsellor (CCC) with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association. She is also currently working towards registration with the College of Psychologists of Ontario in pursuit of the Psychological Associate title. Michelle graduated from York University with an honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and completed a Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology from McGill University.
Michelle offers integrative psychotherapy services tailored to your particular needs. She places an emphasis on establishing a non-judgmental, collaborative and empowering relationship where you feel safe, heard and understood. Although she draws from a variety of psychotherapeutic orientations, she has a particular interest in mindfulness-based approaches. Michelle is an LGBTQ2+ ally and has undergone significant training to provide multiculturally competent services that honour issues of diversity.
Michelle has been fortunate to work, train and volunteer in many renowned clinical settings including McGill’s Psychoeducational and Counselling Clinic, Toronto’s Springboard Clinic (specializing in ADHD assessment and treatment), the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and the Counselling and Development Department at Concordia University. These diverse experiences have allowed her the ability to work with a wide variety of clients experiencing an equally wide array of concerns. She has particular expertise working with young adult populations and individuals of all ages affected by ADD/ADHD.
Although she is a qualified Registered Psychotherapist, at COP, Michelle provides psychological services under the supervision of psychologists. For more information about psychological services provided through supervision, please click here.