Donna Sousa MSW, RSW

 

Donna is a Master of Social Work who has been in the field for over 11 years. Donna provides counselling for trauma, stress, anxiety, depression and general mental health. Donna is currently seeing adults, children and couples. 

Sue McLean MSW, RSW

 

Sue is a Master of Social Worker, who has been in the field for 30 years.

With beginnings in Family and Children services, Youth Justice and mental health; Sue has practiced for the past 25 years in health care. Within the hospital environment Sue's area of specialty were, trauma, chronic illness and pediatric critical care/emergency. 
 

Sue approaches her work with clients from a compassionate, strengths based perspective; with a belief with  therapeutic support and guidance, client can ultimately build the necessary tools to empower themselves toward positive, meaningful change.  

Tyneisha Dunn

Tyneisha is a Mental Health Counsellor that has completed her Social Service Worker education through Confederation College, and is currently awaiting her credentials. She offers individual support for depression, anxiety, stress management, self-esteem, and general mental health concerns. Tyneisha is a mixed Anishinaabekwe (Ojibwe woman) that embraces both social work theory and her traditional teachings to address overall wellness. She aims to create a collaborative, non-judgemental, and supportive environment to assist you in using your unique strengths to create positive change in a way that feels most meaningful for you.

Kathleen Lowe MSW, RSW

 

Kathleen is a registered Social Worker who has been practicing in the field for over 22 years.  She has her Masters in Social Work and has been training Social Work interns for two decades.  Kathleen is a trauma informed practitioner who integrates different therapy modalities depending on the unique needs of those she is helping. She has experience working with youth and adults. 

Life’s unexpected challenges and personal issues can be hard to deal with on our own or with those who might not understand what we are going through.  Kathleen works collaboratively in her counselling relationships to provide a safe and supportive atmosphere that encourages growth within and outside of the counselling setting.  Kathleen has helped those looking for assistance with their mental health, relationships, substance abuse, anger and unhealthy relationship/family dynamics.  She assists individuals to build upon their existing skill set to help strengthen a more authentic connection with themselves and others.

Jennifer Perras MSW, RSW

 

Jennifer is a bilingual (French/English) Registered Social Worker helping individuals from diverse populations navigate life challenges within a safe and supportive environment. Jennifer provides counselling for youth, adults and seniors who are experiencing stress, anxiety, depression, or low self-esteem using trauma informed approaches and interventions for improving self-concepts, communication, and coping strategies. 

Jennifer has helped individuals experiencing postpartum depression, separation, divorce, bullying, marital and family conflict, and life transitions- including religious trauma to improve their lives. Her kind and empathic approach empowers individuals, couples, and families to take control of their lives in a healthy, collaborative, and positive manner.

Wendy Benoit

 

Wendy is our office administrator and has been with the centre for 15+ years. Wendy has an upbeat, positive presence and is here to assist you with inquiries, as well as scheduling appointments.