Dominique Morisano

Psychologist, PhD, CPsych

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Dominique Morisano, PhD, CPsych, Psychologist in Toronto
(855) 649-2150 Website

Dominique Morisano

Psychologist, PhD, CPsych


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717 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario M6G
(855) 649-2150

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I treat issues of mood and anxiety as well as more complex issues involving substance use and abuse and trauma. I also have special expertise and interest in personal goal-setting; cannabis (marijuana) dependence; and creative, gifted, and/or talented youth and adults with mood, underachievement, or multipotentiality issues. I work from a harm-reduction perspective and use a holistic lens to address problems. Using a mix of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), motivational interviewing, and a systems perspective, I assess and address sleep hygiene, daily habits, personal relationships, and coping skills, and incorporate mindfulness and exercise into all treatment planning.

I am a Clinical Psychologist, Researcher, Consultant, Editor, Professor, and Public Speaker. My clinical work aligns well with my research interests, which revolve around addiction science, the effects of personal goal-setting and mindfulness, at-risk youth, and issues related to improving mental health and addiction systems services.

I completed my ScB at Brown, PhD at McGill, and a postdoc in Addiction Psychiatry/Schizophrenia at CAMH/University of Toronto. I hold faculty appointments at: Erasmus University (Assistant Professor, Psychology; Visiting Researcher, Management), University of Toronto (Adjunct Professor, Public Health), CAMH (Collaborator Scientist), and the Centre for Mindfulness Studies.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 7 Years
  • School: McGill University
  • Year Graduated: 2008

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Will provide receipt for insurance submissions.
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: NYSED, New York State Psychologist License

Location

717 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario M6G
(855) 649-2150

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Specialties
  • Life Coaching
  • Coping Skills
  • Addiction
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Depression
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gifted youth/adults cannabis dependence
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Substance Abuse
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: First Nations
I also speak: Some French and Swedish
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Group
Video/Skype
  • Online Counselling

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 19 Jul 2019
Dominique Morisano, PhD, CPsych, Psychologist in Toronto

Dominique Morisano

Psychologist, PhD, CPsych