Frank Kakarelis

Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying), MACP, RP(Q), RKine

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(548) 483-6726

Frank Kakarelis

Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying), MACP, RP(Q), RKine

He/Him/His

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed

Location

Kitchener, ON N2C
(548) 483-6726
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon I offer in-person, as well as phone and video sessions, complying with social distancing and public health and safety measures.

About

Frank is a Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying), EMDR therapist, and a Registered Kinesiologist. With his diverse experience as a registered kinesiologist and experience identifying and treating traumatic injuries relates to motor vehicle accidents, he brings this knowledge of the brain/and nervous system into his work as a psychotherapist. This allows him to specialize in trauma and traumatic injuries along with anxiety, depression and a range of other mental health issues. He works with both adult and children/youth demographics.
Frank uses a range of therapeutic modalities to best assist his clients with their therapeutic goals which include, EMDR, CBT, DBT, IFS and creative forms of play and musical therapy. His passion when working with his clients is to create a safe and compassionate therapeutic alliance which facilitates healing, growth and change.
After being personally affected by the grief and suffering of mental health issues within his community, he decided to dedicate himself to the helping profession. He truly believes that every individual innately harbors the correct set of tools to achieve their personal goals.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cheque, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 1 Year
  • Prelicense: Ontario / 10459
  • School: Yorkville University
  • Year Graduated: 2021
  • Supervisor: Gulin Aydin
  • Supervisor Licence: Ontario / 820930
I am a trained EMDR therapist, with experience utilizing cognitive behavioural therapy, as well as internal family systems theory.

Additional Credentials

  • Licence No. and Province: 13288 College of Kinesiologists of Ontario

Endorsements

MHScN, PHC-NP, RTT
"Frank is a caring and compassionate therapist. He individualizes the care for each client he works with. He has a number of treatment approaches that he chooses based on the needs of his clients. He has high credibility among the clients he works with."

Location

Kitchener, ON N2C
(548) 483-6726
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Child
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Infidelity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

I also speak: Greek
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Vegan Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Music Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Last Modified: 3 Mar 2022
Photo of Frank Kakarelis, MACP, RP(Q), RKine, Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying) in Kitchener
Frank Kakarelis

Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying), MACP, RP(Q), RKine