Marcia E. Rodney

Registered Psychotherapist, RSW, RP, MTS

Verified by Psychology Today
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(289) 274-6230

Marcia E. Rodney

Registered Psychotherapist, RSW, RP, MTS

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Ajax, ON L1Z
(289) 274-6230
Offers online therapy

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About

Life can sometimes take us off course and we think that our situations and circumstances will work themselves out, and the battle between the heart and the mind is a constant interaction. If that is your story, Marcia can help. She works with individuals and couples who long to experience freedom and relief from what holds them back from experiencing life to its fullest. She supports her clients by slowing down the pace and help them to examine the past, present and potentially future issues that have surfaced and requires intervention in order to acquire a balance within one’s life.
Marcia’s professional focus is in the areas of Post- Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Behavioral Issues and Mental Health including depression, anxiety and suicidal ideation. Her theoretical framework is Trauma, Education, Motivation and Strength-Based, along with a range of other evidenced-based approaches including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
She has assisted and guided many people through the process of change, walking with them through some of life’s difficult challenges. Her clients have reported that the therapeutic process has had a profound effect on them. Marcia believes in hope and resiliency, and that given the right skills, people can reclaim, thrive and take control of their lives.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $140 - $160
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Cheque
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Canada Life | Great-West Life
  • E-transfer
  • Great-West Life
  • Manulife
  • SunLife
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 22 Years
  • Licence: Ontario / 007233
  • School: Ryerson University
  • Year Graduated: 2000

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: OASW / 15818
  • Certificate Date: 2018
  • Certificate: OCSWSSW / 327455
  • Certificate Date: 2000

Marcia E. Rodney's Groups

Anxiety Disorder

Anxiety Disorder is one of the most distressing emotions that people face. It affects one in four adults causing mild to severe impairment. The word "anxiety" describes a number of mental health diagnoses that lead to excessive nervousness, fear, worry and apprehension. This group will explore the various types of anxiety disorders and provide you with education and ways to cope more effectively using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is known to be the most effective in treating most anxiety disorders and results in improved outcomes and a better quality of life.

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Addictions

This psycho-educational group assists clients mandated by various agencies e.g. the court to complete a substance abuse treatment program. During the six weeks, the program aims to cover topics including drug/alcohol education, coping skills, stages of change and relapse prevention. Groups typically run for 4-6 weeks.

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Anger Management

Marcia has a special interest in working in anger management. She believe that when one recognizes that they have a problem and begins to seek help, it is a positive first step to changing their thinking and behavior. A multi-modal approach is used to illustrate the interaction between thoughts, feelings and behaviors with the aim to help modify unwanted behavior. Groups typically run 4-6 weeks.

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Location

Ajax, ON L1Z
(289) 274-6230
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Coping Skills
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Drug Abuse
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Christian Counselling available upon request
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Group

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
Photo of Marcia E. Rodney, RSW, RP, MTS, Registered Psychotherapist in Ajax
Marcia E. Rodney

Registered Psychotherapist, RSW, RP, MTS