Clinical Social Work/Therapist, RSSW Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
I partner with clients whose goals range from healing body shame and disordered eating to enhancing athletic performance or adjusting to living with chronic illness. Throughout the process, we explore new ways of relating with yourself, examine any obstacles along the way, and take manageable steps towards your goals. You get to decide how healing, recovery and growth will look like for you. I am simply a guide as you implement meaningful change and discover your own advocate, carer, and champion from within.
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(289) 275-6691
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Whitby, ON L1N
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I partner with clients whose goals range from healing body shame and disordered eating to enhancing athletic performance or adjusting to living with chronic illness. Throughout the process, we explore new ways of relating with yourself, examine any obstacles along the way, and take manageable steps towards your goals. You get to decide how healing, recovery and growth will look like for you. I am simply a guide as you implement meaningful change and discover your own advocate, carer, and champion from within.
Photo of John Kovac, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, RP, RMFT, CAMFT, OAHMP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1N
I believe that successful therapy begins with finding the right therapist for you. To help you accomplish this, during our initial consultation, I establish whether you are comfortable with my approach to therapy, training and experience. I respect your right to ask any questions and find answers that are relevant to developing a strong, professional theraputic relationship. Important aspects that will help you choose the right therapist are that they: can show you a relevant diploma or license to practice have completed training which includes theoretical perspectives and supervised practice listen and respect your feelings connect well with you
Group
(289) 271-0709
Verified

Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1N
Group
I believe that successful therapy begins with finding the right therapist for you. To help you accomplish this, during our initial consultation, I establish whether you are comfortable with my approach to therapy, training and experience. I respect your right to ask any questions and find answers that are relevant to developing a strong, professional theraputic relationship. Important aspects that will help you choose the right therapist are that they: can show you a relevant diploma or license to practice have completed training which includes theoretical perspectives and supervised practice listen and respect your feelings connect well with you
Photo of Christine Wildman, Registered Psychotherapist
Registered Psychotherapist, RP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1M
*Evenings & Weekends also available* I have worked with individuals with diverse backgrounds and challenges for almost 20 years. Most people I meet with have been struggling to work through issues such as: anxiety, depression, life transitions, losses, and difficulties with coping skills. I appreciate that individuals come to therapy because they are looking to improve their lives and gain new coping skills for the life challenges they are encountering. I am passionate about mental health and I will meet you exactly where you are and work with you to find the path through your challenges.
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(905) 449-6648
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Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1M
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*Evenings & Weekends also available* I have worked with individuals with diverse backgrounds and challenges for almost 20 years. Most people I meet with have been struggling to work through issues such as: anxiety, depression, life transitions, losses, and difficulties with coping skills. I appreciate that individuals come to therapy because they are looking to improve their lives and gain new coping skills for the life challenges they are encountering. I am passionate about mental health and I will meet you exactly where you are and work with you to find the path through your challenges.
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Counsellor, MC, RP, CCC Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
It takes courage to begin therapy, and yet it is also your first step towards bringing about the change you desire. It takes belief in self that you are capable of becoming the person you want to be. I work with you to provide a safe, supportive environment that is based on trust that allows you to realize your own potential for growth beyond the difficulties you face. I have witnessed countless times clients who have shown how much they can overcome. Together we apply a mindfulness therapeutic approach, grounded in efficacy-based techniques from Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Positive Therapy and other.
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(855) 914-2740
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
It takes courage to begin therapy, and yet it is also your first step towards bringing about the change you desire. It takes belief in self that you are capable of becoming the person you want to be. I work with you to provide a safe, supportive environment that is based on trust that allows you to realize your own potential for growth beyond the difficulties you face. I have witnessed countless times clients who have shown how much they can overcome. Together we apply a mindfulness therapeutic approach, grounded in efficacy-based techniques from Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Positive Therapy and other.
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Psychologist, Ph.D., C.Psych Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1M
I am an Associate at Belfon Psychological and a Registered Psychologist with a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Guelph. I provide evidence-based practices to support children and adolescents (ages 4 to 20 years old) having difficulties with mood, anxiety, obsessive/compulsive behaviours, personality, relationship problems and social development. At Belfon Psychological we believe in viewing problems from a developmental lens. I understand the importance of working together with families, and I regularly involve caregivers in treatment and assessment when possible.
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(365) 300-3089
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Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1M
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I am an Associate at Belfon Psychological and a Registered Psychologist with a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Guelph. I provide evidence-based practices to support children and adolescents (ages 4 to 20 years old) having difficulties with mood, anxiety, obsessive/compulsive behaviours, personality, relationship problems and social development. At Belfon Psychological we believe in viewing problems from a developmental lens. I understand the importance of working together with families, and I regularly involve caregivers in treatment and assessment when possible.
Photo of Matthew Asser, Registered Psychotherapist
Registered Psychotherapist, MEd, MA, CCC, RP Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
*ONLINE COUNSELLING for ONTARIO RESIDENTS. Your recent loss might leave you feeling depressed, guilty, or frightened. The loss of your work or career can have you feeling humiliated, worthless, helpless. Adults who have lost a loved one experience these emotions and more. Other losses too; alienation or estrangement from family or friends can leave you alone, discouraged and rejected. Work disruption & job loss can have you questioning your value and rob you of purpose and meaning. Anxiety, stress, and depression are common and can keep you from enjoying your life. They can also be outcomes of grief, loss, or job loss.
Group
(365) 800-6739
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
*ONLINE COUNSELLING for ONTARIO RESIDENTS. Your recent loss might leave you feeling depressed, guilty, or frightened. The loss of your work or career can have you feeling humiliated, worthless, helpless. Adults who have lost a loved one experience these emotions and more. Other losses too; alienation or estrangement from family or friends can leave you alone, discouraged and rejected. Work disruption & job loss can have you questioning your value and rob you of purpose and meaning. Anxiety, stress, and depression are common and can keep you from enjoying your life. They can also be outcomes of grief, loss, or job loss.
Photo of Fatima Tahir, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, RSW Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
My experience with people facing mental health challenges is both personal and professional. The challenges can be fueled by our internal predisposition or by the circumstances life puts us in. With a holistic and non-judgmental approach that addresses both your mental and social experiences in the world we can rebuild A LIFE YOU WANT TO LIVE and BE PRESENT FOR EACH DAY. In session, we will gain insight about what keeps you feeling hopeless and worthless. We will identify the emotions that make you feel stuck and teach you how to break free from that frozen state.
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(365) 655-0851 x3
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
My experience with people facing mental health challenges is both personal and professional. The challenges can be fueled by our internal predisposition or by the circumstances life puts us in. With a holistic and non-judgmental approach that addresses both your mental and social experiences in the world we can rebuild A LIFE YOU WANT TO LIVE and BE PRESENT FOR EACH DAY. In session, we will gain insight about what keeps you feeling hopeless and worthless. We will identify the emotions that make you feel stuck and teach you how to break free from that frozen state.
Photo of Tanya Smolkin, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MSW, RSW Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1N
My passion is helping couples, children and families in distress find their unique voices and build positive relationships. I hold a Bachelor of Applied Science in Child Studies from the University of Guelph and a Masters in Social Work from the University of Toronto. I have been practicing for over 15 years in both the private and public sectors including Children's Aid Society, Bridgepoint Health and Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences. My practice is informed by a range of therapy models including, crisis formulation, conflict resolution, narrative and emotion focused therapies.
Group
(855) 463-0565
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Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1N
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My passion is helping couples, children and families in distress find their unique voices and build positive relationships. I hold a Bachelor of Applied Science in Child Studies from the University of Guelph and a Masters in Social Work from the University of Toronto. I have been practicing for over 15 years in both the private and public sectors including Children's Aid Society, Bridgepoint Health and Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences. My practice is informed by a range of therapy models including, crisis formulation, conflict resolution, narrative and emotion focused therapies.
Photo of Tara Vanessa Mummery, Registered Psychotherapist
Registered Psychotherapist, MA, OACCPP, RP Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1P
Feeling Stuck? Are you unhappy? Do you doubt yourself? Want to make changes and don't know how? Doing what you "SHOULD DO" instead of what you 'WANT?" Do you feel a sense of emptiness or meaninglessness in you life? You have the power within you to alter your perceptions and limiting thoughts. Rather than look outside of yourself for meaning, I invite you to explore what's within. You can change the storage of your private thoughts The past is one chapter of your life and now you can create a new chapter that will support you.
Group
(855) 974-4958
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Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1P
Group
Feeling Stuck? Are you unhappy? Do you doubt yourself? Want to make changes and don't know how? Doing what you "SHOULD DO" instead of what you 'WANT?" Do you feel a sense of emptiness or meaninglessness in you life? You have the power within you to alter your perceptions and limiting thoughts. Rather than look outside of yourself for meaning, I invite you to explore what's within. You can change the storage of your private thoughts The past is one chapter of your life and now you can create a new chapter that will support you.
Photo of Miriam Klaczkowski, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, RSW Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
As an experienced child and youth therapist, I have repeatedly seen people having a hard time pinpointing and understanding what their most important struggle to face is. With a holistic approach to mental health and working collaboratively, we will define goals, plan actions, and gain meaningful insights to give your child the gift of self-regulation and happiness. By rooting ourselves in love and compassion, we can rebuild the parent-child relationship into one that is more collaborative and nurturing to benefit the entire family.
Group
(365) 650-2145 x4
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
As an experienced child and youth therapist, I have repeatedly seen people having a hard time pinpointing and understanding what their most important struggle to face is. With a holistic approach to mental health and working collaboratively, we will define goals, plan actions, and gain meaningful insights to give your child the gift of self-regulation and happiness. By rooting ourselves in love and compassion, we can rebuild the parent-child relationship into one that is more collaborative and nurturing to benefit the entire family.
Photo of Connie Cancellara
BA Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
Have you ever felt stuck, alone, scared, or just needed someone to talk to? Dealing with mental health issues can be very challenging; but have no fear, Connie is here! As a compassionate and empathetic counselling student, she aims to help individuals find ways to cope with their struggles while identifying their strengths to overcome them and lead a positive and healthy lifestyle. Or, if you simply just need someone to talk to then you’re in luck -- she is a great listener and will have coffee or tea ready!
Group
(289) 274-5317
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
Have you ever felt stuck, alone, scared, or just needed someone to talk to? Dealing with mental health issues can be very challenging; but have no fear, Connie is here! As a compassionate and empathetic counselling student, she aims to help individuals find ways to cope with their struggles while identifying their strengths to overcome them and lead a positive and healthy lifestyle. Or, if you simply just need someone to talk to then you’re in luck -- she is a great listener and will have coffee or tea ready!
Photo of Kristy Day, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, BA, BSW, MSW, RSW Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
*Weekend sessions* Finding the right therapist and committing to the process of psychotherapy isn't easy. If you’re ready to develop insight and strategies in an accepting environment, l'm ready to use humour, energy, and warmth to supplement principles from cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT), mindfulness, and other methods to customize an approach. I work with adults in many stressful circumstances, and particularly enjoy working with those newly diagnosed with a mood or anxiety disorder, supporting a loved one with mental illness, or having difficulty regulating their emotions.
Group
(289) 768-8921
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
*Weekend sessions* Finding the right therapist and committing to the process of psychotherapy isn't easy. If you’re ready to develop insight and strategies in an accepting environment, l'm ready to use humour, energy, and warmth to supplement principles from cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT), mindfulness, and other methods to customize an approach. I work with adults in many stressful circumstances, and particularly enjoy working with those newly diagnosed with a mood or anxiety disorder, supporting a loved one with mental illness, or having difficulty regulating their emotions.
Photo of Aneliya Saley, Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)
Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying), MA, MTA Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
I am a Registered Psychotherapist Qualifying with the Ontario College of Psychotherapists and Accredited Music Therapist (MTA) with the Canadian Association of Music Therapy. I am passionate about supporting and empowering individuals on their journey to healing and well-being by focusing on the power of the music experience. I use music to facilitate healing for the mind, body and soul. Music psychotherapy can be used with the very young, right up to the very old. It can be used to treat a wide range of issues, including anxiety, depression, anger issues, acting out, eating disorders, PTSD, separation or divorce.
Group
(289) 600-7126
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
I am a Registered Psychotherapist Qualifying with the Ontario College of Psychotherapists and Accredited Music Therapist (MTA) with the Canadian Association of Music Therapy. I am passionate about supporting and empowering individuals on their journey to healing and well-being by focusing on the power of the music experience. I use music to facilitate healing for the mind, body and soul. Music psychotherapy can be used with the very young, right up to the very old. It can be used to treat a wide range of issues, including anxiety, depression, anger issues, acting out, eating disorders, PTSD, separation or divorce.
Photo of Angela Kirby, Registered Psychotherapist
Registered Psychotherapist, M. Ed., RP Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
We all experience difficulties with loss, relationships, past trauma, and other life stresses. In response to these challenges, sometimes our thoughts, emotions and actions lead to anxiety, depression and other ineffective ways of coping. I have over 30 years of clinical experience working with substance use, mental health issues and other difficulties. When someone reaches out for support, they demonstrate great determination, hopefulness and personal courage to share in their private concerns. Making changes can involve focusing on personal values; learning and practicing new coping strategies and drawing on personal strengths.
Group
(289) 275-5479
Verified
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
We all experience difficulties with loss, relationships, past trauma, and other life stresses. In response to these challenges, sometimes our thoughts, emotions and actions lead to anxiety, depression and other ineffective ways of coping. I have over 30 years of clinical experience working with substance use, mental health issues and other difficulties. When someone reaches out for support, they demonstrate great determination, hopefulness and personal courage to share in their private concerns. Making changes can involve focusing on personal values; learning and practicing new coping strategies and drawing on personal strengths.
Photo of Belfon Psychological Services, Psychologist
Psychologist, Ph.D, C.Psych Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1N
Belfon Psychological Services emphasizes the use of the most current evidence-based practices to support children and adolescents having difficulties with mood, anxiety, disruptive behaviour, obsessive/compulsive behaviours, personality, relational problems, social development and learning. We believe in viewing problems from a developmental lens, understand the importance of working together with families, and we regularly involve caregivers in treatment and assessment when it is possible to do so.
Group
(289) 274-3671
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Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1N
Group
Belfon Psychological Services emphasizes the use of the most current evidence-based practices to support children and adolescents having difficulties with mood, anxiety, disruptive behaviour, obsessive/compulsive behaviours, personality, relational problems, social development and learning. We believe in viewing problems from a developmental lens, understand the importance of working together with families, and we regularly involve caregivers in treatment and assessment when it is possible to do so.
Photo of Laura Luz, Registered Psychotherapist
Registered Psychotherapist, MA, CFM, RegCRPO, MTC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1M
Laura is a Therapist, Intuitive Guide, Spiritual Director, Hypnotist and Mediator. She uses various methods which assist anyone who is pursuing either personal healing or an awakened sense of their spiritual path. Trauma and emotional pain are a regular part of the human experience, and there are times when having an objective navigator may accelerate one's understanding, acceptance and personal expansion. Laura offers her services to all those who resonate with her words and energy. She is a perceptive observer, a wisdom teacher and a natural uplifter. A phone call can discern if working together will be a match.
Group
(855) 640-2646
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Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1M
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Laura is a Therapist, Intuitive Guide, Spiritual Director, Hypnotist and Mediator. She uses various methods which assist anyone who is pursuing either personal healing or an awakened sense of their spiritual path. Trauma and emotional pain are a regular part of the human experience, and there are times when having an objective navigator may accelerate one's understanding, acceptance and personal expansion. Laura offers her services to all those who resonate with her words and energy. She is a perceptive observer, a wisdom teacher and a natural uplifter. A phone call can discern if working together will be a match.
Photo of Christine Cunningham, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, BA, RSSW, PMH-C Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1N
Everyone said that motherhood would be the most wonderful time. I feel like something is off, why don't I feel wonderful? Why do I feel sad or scared about this new baby? Why do I feel all alone? How come I'm having a hard time conceiving when everyone makes it look so easy? How come I lost my baby and all of my friends and family around me got to have their babies? All of these experiences can feel so isolating and you are looking for support in coping with the heaviness of it all.
Group
(289) 274-8468
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Office is near:
Whitby, ON L1N
Group
Everyone said that motherhood would be the most wonderful time. I feel like something is off, why don't I feel wonderful? Why do I feel sad or scared about this new baby? Why do I feel all alone? How come I'm having a hard time conceiving when everyone makes it look so easy? How come I lost my baby and all of my friends and family around me got to have their babies? All of these experiences can feel so isolating and you are looking for support in coping with the heaviness of it all.
Photo of Christine Johansen, Registered Psychotherapist
Registered Psychotherapist, RP, MACP, OAMHP Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
I am passionate about treating children, youth, and their families using approaches that are tailored to best meeting client’s unique needs and challenges. I am dedicated to meeting clients where they are at, and working with them to achieve improvements and create opportunity for them to be the person they want to be in life. I have extensive experience working with at-risk youth who are struggling with bullying, violence, depression, and self-harm. I also work with young children using play therapy and art therapy techniques as a way to provide psychoeducation and allow for expression and development of coping skills.
Group
(289) 210-0581
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
I am passionate about treating children, youth, and their families using approaches that are tailored to best meeting client’s unique needs and challenges. I am dedicated to meeting clients where they are at, and working with them to achieve improvements and create opportunity for them to be the person they want to be in life. I have extensive experience working with at-risk youth who are struggling with bullying, violence, depression, and self-harm. I also work with young children using play therapy and art therapy techniques as a way to provide psychoeducation and allow for expression and development of coping skills.
Photo of Steve Chiasson-Making Connections Counselling, Registered Psychotherapist
Registered Psychotherapist, RP, BA, CPGC Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
Our mind can be our greatest resource and at times our worst enemy. Managing the unhealthy chatter of our mind can prove to be our greatest challenge. Unhelpful reactions to our thoughts, feelings and life situations can lead to problems with anxiety and depression as well as unhealthy habits. My approach focuses on living life in a manner that is consistent with your values. I strive to help individual's to skillfully manage their thoughts, feelings and relationships. I welcome the opportunity to work collaboratively with individuals to overcome difficulties, to achieve goals and to create a more meaningful and fulfilling life.
Group
(289) 677-1922
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
Our mind can be our greatest resource and at times our worst enemy. Managing the unhealthy chatter of our mind can prove to be our greatest challenge. Unhelpful reactions to our thoughts, feelings and life situations can lead to problems with anxiety and depression as well as unhealthy habits. My approach focuses on living life in a manner that is consistent with your values. I strive to help individual's to skillfully manage their thoughts, feelings and relationships. I welcome the opportunity to work collaboratively with individuals to overcome difficulties, to achieve goals and to create a more meaningful and fulfilling life.
Photo of Andrea Harris, Registered Psychotherapist
Registered Psychotherapist, RP Verified
Verified
Whitby, ON L1N
Life difficulties, stressful events, and unpleasant emotions are common life experiences, and reaching out for support can be hard! As a psychotherapist, I work with both adults and youth to explore thoughts, feelings, values and strengths through talk therapy support. My approach is grounded in acceptance and non judgement, and I strive to create an open and warm therapeutic environment. I have clinical training in various treatment modalities, including CBT, DBT, motivational interviewing and mindfulness based stress reduction. I have a current interest in meditation and mindfulness and its applications in psychotherapy. .
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(289) 274-8354
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Whitby, ON L1N
Group
Life difficulties, stressful events, and unpleasant emotions are common life experiences, and reaching out for support can be hard! As a psychotherapist, I work with both adults and youth to explore thoughts, feelings, values and strengths through talk therapy support. My approach is grounded in acceptance and non judgement, and I strive to create an open and warm therapeutic environment. I have clinical training in various treatment modalities, including CBT, DBT, motivational interviewing and mindfulness based stress reduction. I have a current interest in meditation and mindfulness and its applications in psychotherapy. .

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