Gerardo Quintero

Registered Psychotherapist, MA, CCPA, OACCPP, RP

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Gerardo Quintero, MA, CCPA, OACCPP, RP, Registered Psychotherapist in Etobicoke
(647) 931-6054 Website

Gerardo Quintero

Registered Psychotherapist, MA, CCPA, OACCPP, RP


Location

1436 Royal York Rd
Suite 401
Etobicoke, Ontario M9P
(647) 931-6054

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1155 North Service Rd West.
UNIT 11
Oakville, Ontario L6M
(647) 931-6054
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Gerardo is a registered Psychotherapist and Canadian certified counsellor with broad experience working with adult, couples, adolescents, and children. He has more than 20 years of counseling experience. He uses his knowledge & experience in psychotherapy, human relationships and human development to improve and heal a wide range of mental health issues such as depression, anxiety, PTSD, Phobias, eating disorders, addictions; and personal challenges such as perfectionism, anger management, stress, procrastination, self-esteem, self-harming; relationship troubles on communication, intimacy or lack of trust.

Gerardo received his master's degree in psychotherapy, and postgraduate certification in gestalt psychotherapy, a certificate in emotion focused therapy, sex therapy, play therapy, CBT cognitive behavioral therapy, brief & narrative therapy and hypnotherapy. He is a yoga instructor and mindfulness practitioner. Married and father of 3 adult children.

His deep interest in human nature allows his counseling practice to be eclectic, open, unlabeled and without prejudice. He believes that mental health is possible when there is a balance/harmony between mind, body, emotions, spirit and relationship with others. His may goal is bringing strength to promote balance.

Gerardo cuenta con una amplia experiencia de 20 anos trabajando con adultos, parejas, adolecentes y ninos en diversas areas de salud mental tales como depression, ansiedad, post-trauma, desordenes de alimentacion, adiciones etc; en areas de la personalidad tales como perfeccionismo, manejo de la ira, estres, procastinacion, autoestima, autodestruccion; o en areas de pareja relacionadas con problemas de comunicacion, intimidad o confianza rota. Su trabajo esta basado en conocimientos academicos y una amplia experiencia personal a lo largo de sus 54 anos de vida, casado y con 3 hijos mayores.

Gerardo esta certificado como Psicoterapeuta en Ontario y tambien cuenta con certificacion como Consejero Canadience. Gerardo estudio su maestria en Psicoterapia en Mexico y ha realizado diversas certificaciones en Canada: Terapia Gestalt, Terapia Centrada en Emociones, Terapia Sexual, Terapia de Juego, Terapia Cognitiva, Terapia Breve, Terapia Narrativa,

Gerardo tiene un profundo interes natural por ayudar a los demas que le permiten que su practica sea universal, abierta, sin etiquetas ni prejuicios. Su filosofia es que la salud mental es una mezcla de un perfecto balance entre la mente, el cuerpo , las emociones, el espiritu que se refleja en relaciones positivas con los demas. Su meta es ayudar al paci

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 16 Years
  • School: MASTER IN GESTALT PSYCHOTHERAPY
  • Year Graduated: 2002
  • License and Province: 003602 Ontario

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $120 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa, Wire
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Alliance
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CareConnect Health Plan
  • Cascade Health
  • Ceridian
  • Empire BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Choice Health
  • Great-West Life
  • Green Shield Canada
  • Guardian
  • LifeWise
  • Manulife
  • Marsh
  • Medicare
  • Meridian
  • PsychCare
  • SunLife
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: CCPA / 5283
  • Member Since: 2010
  • Membership: ONTARIO COLLEGE OF REGISTERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST / 3602
  • Member Since: 2015
  • Membership: CANADIAN COUNSELLING ASSOCIATION / 5283
  • Member Since: 2010

Gerardo Quintero's Groups

Mens group

A men's group places to learn how to communicate better and to enhance our self-esteem.

More about this group

Location

1436 Royal York Rd
Suite 401
Etobicoke, Ontario M9P
(647) 931-6054

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

1155 North Service Rd West.
UNIT 11
Oakville, Ontario L6M
(647) 931-6054
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Men's Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Guidance
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Procastination
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black Canadian and Hispanic and Latino
I also speak: Spanish
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Biofeedback
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Imago
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Neuro-Linguistic
  • Neurofeedback
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Prolonged Exposure Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT)
  • Sandplay
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Supervision Services
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Video/Skype
  • Online Counselling

Links

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Last Modified: 19 Jul 2019
Gerardo Quintero, MA, CCPA, OACCPP, RP, Registered Psychotherapist in Etobicoke

Gerardo Quintero

Registered Psychotherapist, MA, CCPA, OACCPP, RP