Karan Sharma

Registered Social Worker, MSW, RSW

Verified by Psychology Today
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(437) 372-5402 x397

Karan Sharma

Registered Social Worker, MSW, RSW

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

The Clinic on Dupont
99 Dupont Street
Toronto, ON M5R
(437) 372-5402 x397
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon Currently accepting new clients virtually or in-person. Feel free to connect with me for a free consultation.

About

Karan (he/him/his) is a Registered Social Worker (RSW) with a completed Master of Social Work degree from the University of Toronto. Karan provides psychotherapy services covering a wide range of mental health concerns including, anxiety, stress, depression, relationship issues, emotion dysregulation, grief, and trauma. Karan is also passionate about working with the 2SLGBTQ+ and BIPOC communities; however, he strives hard to create a peaceful space for folks from all walks of life.
Karan utilizes an eclectic approach to therapy, utilizing therapeutic techniques from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Solution-Focused Therapy. His practice rests on the foundation of psychodynamic theory to holistically understand the people he works alongside.
Karan aims to focus on clients’ strengths and actively works on engaging clients in the collaborative process of change. Karan’s focus is to match his therapeutic skills to the specific needs of his clients. Currently accepting new clients virtually or in-person.

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cheque, Mastercard, Visa
Most health insurance plans cover services from a Registered Social Worker. I am able to provide receipts for reimbursement.
Email me or call (437) 372-5402 x397 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Membership: Ontario College of Social Workers & Social Service Workers
  • School: University of Toronto

Location

The Clinic on Dupont
99 Dupont Street
Toronto, ON M5R
(437) 372-5402 x397
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Postal Codes
Neighborhoods
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress
Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Career Guidance
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Suicidal Ideation
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • LGBTQ+

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Asian
I also speak: Hindi and Punjabi
Faith: Hindu
Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family Systems
  • Feminist
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Towns/Cities
Postal Codes
Neighborhoods
Last Modified: 4 Dec 2022
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Karan Sharma

Registered Social Worker, MSW, RSW