The Whitestone Clinic

Registered Psychotherapist, RP, CSAT

Verified by Psychology Today
The Whitestone Clinic, RP, CSAT, Registered Psychotherapist in Ottawa
(844) 331-0183 Website

The Whitestone Clinic

Registered Psychotherapist, RP, CSAT


Location

The Whitestone Clinic
38 Auriga Drive
Unit 12
Ottawa, Ontario K2E
Call Mr. Michael Browning
(844) 331-0183

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website

We provide Specially Trained Counsellors and Registered Psychotherapists who help those struggling with anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, identity issues, process (behavioural) and substance addictions, and specialized treatment for sex addiction and porn addiction. We offer therapy for children (9+), individuals, couples, and families, recovery coaching, and program-based group therapy. Let us help you "Return to Love". Michael Browning is the Founder and Clinical Director of The Whitestone Clinic (www.whitestone.clinic) and is supervised by Dr. Martin Rovers, PhD, Registered Psychologist (www.marriagetherapistsottawa.ca).

Sex Addiction effects 3-6% of the population and negatively impacts partners and their families. But there is a way out of the shame! Our Certified Sex Addiction Therapists (CSAT) use effective program-based therapy approaches to help you reclaim a healthy, integrated sexual identity and your partner through trauma recovery, so you may both "Return to Love".

Check out our website to learn more about our available services and programs and to book your FREE 25-minute Phone Consultation. Begin your recovery and healing today! Affordable Sessions Fees vary from $70-$100 (for Intern and Coach/Counselling ) to $124-$145 (for Standard Psychotherapy). Discounts available for students and program-based therapy clients.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 8 Years
  • School: St. Paul University
  • Year Graduated: 2011
  • License and Province: 006975 Ontario

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $100 - $150
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Client must check with their Insurance Provider
  • Psychologist Supervised
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: Saint Paul University / MA
  • Year graduated: 2011
  • Certificate: International Institute for Trauma & Addiction Pro / CSAT No. 2013-1588
  • Certificate Date: 2016

The Whitestone Clinic's Groups

Facing Heartbreak (FHB) - Partners of Sex Addicts

FHB is specifically for PARTNERS of sex addicts. FHB is a 20-22 week program using resources by Dr. Stefanie Carnes. It uses a Task-Centred model to help you cope with the trauma of discovering your loved one is a sex addict. FHB will guide you through a process of recovery that educates and empowers you to reclaim your life from the heartbreak and wreckage of betrayal to find renewed hope and healing. FHB is moderated by Registered Psychotherapists (RP) and Certified Sex Addiction Therapists (CSAT), FHB meets each month on weeks 2, 3, and 4. New groups begin regularly.

More about this group

Facing the Shadow (FTS) - Sex and/or Porn Addicts

FTS (MEN only or WOMEN only) is for those who believe they are addicted to sex in any form, including chasing new relationships or pornography viewing. Using resources designed by Dr. Patrick Carnes, FTS is a 22-week program of 4-8 members, which uses the Task-Centered therapy approach to help you work on identifying your sexual arousal template and problematic behaviours, and gives you tools to counter the temptations and work toward an integrated, healthy sexuality. FTS is moderated by Registered Psychotherapists (RP) and Certified Sex Addiction Therapists (CSAT). New groups begin regularly.

More about this group

Recovery Zone (RZ1/RZ2) - Sex and/or Porn Addicts

RZ Groups are for MEN only who have completed the Facing the Shadows (FTS) Group program and are ready to continue healing. Using resources designed by Dr. Patrick Carnes, RZ1/RZ2 are 22-week programs of 4-8 members, which use the Task-Centered therapy approach to continue work started in FTS/RZ1. They focus on awareness of the addiction cycle, relapse prevention, trauma in partners and disclosure. RZ groups are moderated by Registered Psychotherapists (RP) and Certified Sex Addiction Therapists (CSAT). New groups begin regularly as FTS/RZ1 groups complete their programs.

More about this group

Location

The Whitestone Clinic
38 Auriga Drive
Unit 12
Ottawa, Ontario K2E
Call Mr. Michael Browning
(844) 331-0183

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Polish, Russian and Ukrainian
Religious Orientation: Christian
Age
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Psychodynamic
  • Somatic
  • Task Centered
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Video/Skype
  • Video Counselling

Links

Our Website

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Postal Codes:
Last Modified: 07 Feb 2019
The Whitestone Clinic, RP, CSAT, Registered Psychotherapist in Ottawa

The Whitestone Clinic

Registered Psychotherapist, RP, CSAT