Dori Zener

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, RSW

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Dori Zener

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, RSW


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Offers online therapy

North York, ON M2N
(289) 207-7928

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Using a strengths-based, person-centred approach, my team and I support autistic individuals and their loved ones to better understand and accept their neurodiversity. Different not less. We help individuals cope with the mental health effects of living in a neurotypical world and co-create a roadmap that supports their wellbeing. Partners and family members are given tools to understand communication differences so relationships can flourish. Clinicians are experienced working with girls, women, non-binary, and LGBTQA+ individuals.
I am a strong ally of the autistic community and value lived experience and peer support. I have a Master of Social Work and practice from a strengths-based, person-centred approach incorporating various techniques including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Solution Focused Counseling, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy and Triple P (Positive Parenting Program).
I understand the unique needs of men and women with Autism Spectrum and related learning challenges. I respect the strengths and abilities of people on the spectrum and enjoy their authenticity and openness. **Please note: I cannot provide ASD diagnoses. Find me on Twitter @dorizener

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Cheque

Qualifications

  • Licence: Ontario / 811415
  • School: The University of Toronto
  • Year Graduated: 2006

Dori Zener's Groups

Chilling on the Spectrum

An online support and social group for young adults on the autism spectrum across Ontario age 18-29, run by my neurodivergent team members. The group runs for 8-weeks every season. dorizener.com/chilling-on-the-spectrum

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Navigating Work

An online workshop series and support group for Neurodivergent adults looking for work. 8 weeks, evenings. Run by Dori Zener & Associates Job Coach.

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Good Company

Online monthly peer support group for autistic women and nonbinary individuals. Groups run on the first Tuesday of the Month, and the 3rd Thursday. www.dorizener.com/good-company

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Location

North York, ON M2N
(289) 207-7928
Offers online therapy

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Specialties
  • Autism
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Dual Diagnosis
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Interpersonal
  • Narrative
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

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Last Modified: 5 Apr 2021
Dori Zener, MSW, RSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in North York

Dori Zener

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, RSW