Dr. Silvina Galperin, D. Psych., C. Psych.
Silvina Galperin is a Clinical Psychologist and the Director of CBT Psychology for Personal Development. Dr. Galperin supervises the work of the associates and organizes presentations on psychology topics and peer consultation meetings in order to provide the best quality of care to our clients.
Dr. Galperin has trained and supervised Masters and Doctoral psychology graduates and taught CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) to mental health professionals. She has provided individual and group psychological treatment in hospitals, community health centers and in private practice. She practices and teaches Mindfulness Meditation. She is a CACBT-ACTCC (Canadian Association of Cognitive Behavioural Therapists) credentialed member and a certified Emotionally Focused Couples Therapist (EFCT). She is a member of the College of Psychologists of Ontario and the Ontario Psychological Association.
Dr. Galperin has extensive experience in individual, couples and group therapy. She is trained and experienced in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Compassion-Focused Therapy and Mindfulness Meditation. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
Dr Shannon Robinson, PhD, C. Psych.
Shannon Robinson is a Clinical and Counselling Psychologist, registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario. Dr. Robinson earned her doctorate degree in Psychology from the University of Toronto. She worked for many years as the clinical team leader in the Borderline Personality Self-Regulation Clinic at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences, has held positions at Ryerson University and CAMH. Dr. Robinson has trained and supervised psychology graduates and other mental health professionals in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Mindfulness. She has also co-authored psychological research studies and presentations exploring eating and substance use disorders.
Dr. Robinson works with adults and college/university students. She has extensive training and experience in evidenced based therapies including CBT, DBT and has expertise in individual and group psychological treatment. Practicing from a Mindfulness perspective her goal is to teach her clients to maintain a non-judgemental and accepting moment-by-moment awareness of their thoughts, feelings, bodily sensations, and surrounding environment.
Dr L. Allison Langlois, Psy. D
Dr. L. Allison Langlois has worked as a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the U.S. since 2006. Dr. Langlois obtained her her Master’s Degree at the University of Waterloo and her Doctoral Degree in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Langlois’s focus includes working with those struggling to find their footing, a sense of belonging, and a feeling of effectiveness. She strives to instill a sense of assuredness, calm, and inner-direction. Therapy with Dr. Langlois is a place where you can feel comforted, grounded, and safe.
Dr. Langlois aims to be open minded and genuine, and to connect with each person in his or her own personal situation. In an empathic way, she listens for the nuances of each personal struggle and makes it unique. An atmosphere of acceptance and “realness” is present. The focus is on resilience, rather than weakness; empowering clients to find their strengths, their inner truth, and the ability to manifest their true potentiality and unique voice. Dr. Langlois has seen positive change that is the result of therapy, and views the process as transformative.
Dr Jane Mizevich, PhD, C. Psych.
Jane Mizevich is a Registered Psychologist in clinical and counselling psychology with the College of Psychologists of Ontario. Dr. Mizevich has trained and worked at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences, and Ryerson University’s Centre for Student Development and Counselling.
In her work with clients, Dr. Mizevich takes a client centered collaborative approach in order to help her clients feel heard and understood. She is trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), as well as integrates other treatment modalities, including Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT) and Solution Focused Brief Therapy. Dr. Mizevich has worked with clients with a variety of difficulties and is especially proficient in treating anxiety disorders, depression, borderline personality disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, and trauma. Dr. Mizevich is fluent in English and Russian.
To read an article written by Dr. Mizevich on how to get through an Emotional Crisis, click here.
Julie Cinamon, PhD, C. Psych. (Supervised Practice)
Julie Cinamon has a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Clinical-Developmental Psychology program at York University. Julie works with individuals of all ages, including young children, adolescents, parents, families, and adults seeking support for difficulties with mood, anxiety, work and family related stress, emotion regulation, behaviour, and attention. She is skilled in providing cognitive behavioural therapy, family therapy, play therapy, and supportive talk therapy from an attachment/psychodynamic lens. Julie also has a special focus on trauma through both her clinical work and research. Her trauma-based training is primarily in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (TF-CBT). Other areas of focus include, but are not limited to dyadic (one caregiver and one child) and family play therapy to improve the parent-child relationship and attachment bond, and individual therapy with adults struggling with anger, sadness, and adjusting to parenthood.
Korri Shefa, MA in Counselling Psychology, RP
Korri Shefa obtained her Masters Degree from Adler University. She is a Registered Psychotherapist (RP) and has a strong background in psycho-education and focused her training on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Korri has experience working with clients dealing with a number of issues including Anxiety, Depression, Grief and Suicidality. She is experienced in case management which includes liaising with different community supports i.e., counselling centers, schools, family doctors, hospitals, psychiatrists, social workers and probation officers. She has facilitated various workshops including Anxiety, Depression and Parenting. Korri is passionate about mental health and about providing professional, supportive and effective psychotherapy. Korri is fluent in English and Hebrew.
Clare E. Mézes, MSc, RP, RMFT, RST, RLT
Clare has been in practice for 30 years. She provides therapy to individuals, couples and families using an integrative approach. Underlying her approach are the strong foundations of her training in Family Systems Theory, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Psychodrama, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Solutions Focused Therapy, and Trauma Therapy. The work of Terrence Real and Relational Life Therapy has most significantly influenced her clinical practice.
The focus of therapy is empowerment through insights and new skills, carried out in a respectful and encouraging environment so that clients can bring their best self to their life and relationships. Clare guides people through a process of being able to speak truthfully about their painful and complicated life stories, including family of origin trauma, affairs, addictions, sexuality concerns, boundary and self-esteem issues. Using a variety of techniques, she helps clients to understand the unhealthy dynamics that keep them stuck. Clare motivates clients to move forward in more mature ways: showing respect, cherishing, listening and speaking with love, asking for what they need, and giving what they can. Clients learn how to build a happier life and healthier relationships. Clare is fluent in English and Hungarian.
To read an article written by Clare about relationships, click here.
Mojgan Jariani, Registered Psychotherapist
Mojgan Jariani is a Registered Psychotherapist in Ontario. She worked as a Psychiatrist in Iran for 13 years. Mojgan received her degree at Shahid Beheshti University in Iran, where she was the Head of an Addiction Clinic and a Psychotherapy Clinic for people with autoimmune diseases. Mojgan uses CBT, ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) and Mindfulness to help people with depression, anxiety, chronic pain, post-traumatic stress disorder and addictions. She also provides DBT to people with borderline personality disorder and inter-personal psychotherapy to people who experience issues in relationships. Mojgan has experience helping victims of accidents as well, and she uses a pain management approach as well as CBT and mindfulness meditation. Mojgan provides psychological services in both English and Farsi.
Lindsey Moncarz, MA in Counselling Psychology
Lindsey holds a Masters degree in Counselling Psychology from McGill University and is a Certified Canadian Counsellor, part of the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association. Her collaborative, client-centered, and transparent approach is tailored to the needs and abilities of each client. Lindsey strives to create a supportive and respectful environment where clients feel safe to navigate their life challenges and manage their maladaptive thoughts and emotions.
Lindsey is experienced working with adolescents and adults who struggle with a wide range of issues related to anxiety, low mood and depression, self-esteem and self-worth, interpersonal conflicts, effective communication skills, dating and courtship, executive functioning difficulties, as well as academic and vocational transitions. She promotes the development of self-awareness, resilience, and autonomy as she helps her clients pursue meaningful change and personal growth.
Natasha completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology at York University and is our friendly intake coordinator. When you call, she will recommend the therapist on our team who’s expertise and approach best suits your therapeutic goals. Natasha will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding our team or services. Natasha is fluent in English and French.