Dan E Sileshi

Pastoral Counsellor/Therapist

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Dan E Sileshi, Pastoral Counsellor in Whitby
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Dan E Sileshi

Pastoral Counsellor/Therapist


Location

Access Therapy Centre
105 Consumers Drive
Unit 350
Whitby, Ontario L1N
(844) 332-2007

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Access Therapy Centre
487 Westney Road South
Ajax, Ontario L1S
(844) 332-2007

I am a compassionate, understanding, non-judgmental counsellor who believes everyone has the right to wellness and balance. I provide insurance-friendly counselling for individuals, couples, families and children. My special area of focus is in helping my clients to free themselves from their painful, traumatic pasts and to achieve personal balance and wellness as they create a fresh start in life. Often, emotional and physical pain is resolved from the inside out as my clients and I interact, and as we work together to arrive at a deeper understanding of their condition and the solutions they seek.

As an interactive, solution-focused counsellor, I provide support and practical feedback to help clients to effectively address and resolve childhood trauma, emotional dysfunction and unmet developmental needs. My aim is to help clients to break out of predictable cycles and provide a safe place where healing can occur.

Many years of experience in pastoral counselling and clinical counselling within multicultural settings in Africa and North America have given me insight into different cultural outlooks. I am known for my down-to-earth, compassionate approach, as well as my ability to relate respectfully with individuals of different faith backgrounds.

Qualifications

  • Year Graduated: 1989
  • License and Province: 1106 British Columbia
  • Please note: Licence province differs from primary location province.

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: Canadian Psychological Association / #7020
  • Member Since: 1999
  • Certificate: University of Waterloo / Conflict management/Mediation
  • Certificate Date: 2012

Dan E Sileshi's Groups

Access to Wholeness

Dan Sileshi is a registered member of the Canadian College of Professional Counsellors and Psychotherapists. He is also a member of the Canadian Psychological Association and the Ontario Society of Psychotherapists. He is the founder of Access to Wholeness, which is a psychoeducational program addressing the effects of the spirit, mind, and body connection. If you are interested in our next meeting, please feel free to contact us 416-385-0285.

More about this group

Location

Access Therapy Centre
105 Consumers Drive
Unit 350
Whitby, Ontario L1N
(844) 332-2007

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Access Therapy Centre
487 Westney Road South
Ajax, Ontario L1S
(844) 332-2007
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Learning Disabilities
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Career Guidance
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Pain
  • Conflict resolution
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Testing and Evaluation
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black Canadian and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Alternative Languages: Amharic(Ethiopian national language)
Religious Orientation: Christian
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Categories
  • HIV / AIDS Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Biofeedback, Neurofeedback, Traumatic Memories
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Conflict Management and Negotiation
  • DNMS(Developmental Needs Meeting Strategy)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 30 Oct 2018
Dan E Sileshi, Pastoral Counsellor in Whitby

Dan E Sileshi

Pastoral Counsellor/Therapist