At Westboro Village Therapy and Assessment, we provide social work and psychotherapy services to help individuals, couples, and families in the Ottawa and surrounding areas. Our team of professionals are dedicated to helping our clients overcome their challenges and move forward in their lives.
We offer individual therapy to children, youth, and adults, along with couple and family counselling, and bereavement and caregiver support. Our goal is to provide our clients with a safe and supportive environment that promotes growth and healing.
We also provide specialized services in:
Individual psychotherapy is suitable for anyone seeking support with mental health, emotional, or behavioural challenges. It's a valuable resource for:
Managing stress, anxiety, and depression
Processing trauma or grief
Improving self-esteem and self-confidence
Enhancing interpersonal relationships
Navigating life transitions
Developing coping strategies
Achieving personal goals
We are committed to providing individual therapy services that cater to a diverse range of clients, spanning from children and youth to adults. For children and youth, our therapy aims to provide a supportive and nurturing environment where they can express themselves, manage challenges such as anxiety, depression, or behavioural issues, and develop essential coping skills. With adults, our therapy services offer a space for self-reflection, personal growth, and addressing issues like stress, relationships, and mental health.
It provides a safe and non-judgmental space for family members to work through their issues and build a healthy, supportive, and loving blended family environment. The specific goals and focus of therapy will vary depending on the family's unique circumstances and needs. Family counseling is a collaborative process that requires active participation from all family members. The number of sessions needed varies depending on the family's unique circumstances and goals. It is a highly effective approach for addressing a wide range of family-related challenges and promoting emotional well-being and harmony within the family unit.
Trauma therapy is a specialized form of psychotherapy designed to help individuals who have experienced traumatic events or ongoing trauma. Trauma can result from a wide range of experiences, including physical or sexual abuse, first responder trauma, accidents, natural disasters, combat, domestic violence, or childhood neglect. Trauma therapy aims to help individuals heal from the emotional, psychological, and physiological impacts of trauma. The specific approach and techniques used may vary based on the therapist's training and the client's needs and preferences. The goal of trauma therapy is to help individuals reclaim their lives, reduce the impact of trauma-related symptoms, and move toward post-traumatic growth and recovery.
Couple therapy is a versatile and effective intervention for couples facing a wide range of challenges, from minor communication issues to more complex and deeply rooted problems. It provides a supportive and confidential environment for partners to work together to improve their relationship and achieve greater happiness and satisfaction. Couple therapy is a valuable resource for couples seeking to improve their relationship, address concerns, and build a stronger and healthier partnership. The aim of couple therapy is to foster understanding, empathy, and connection between partners while providing tools to maintain a satisfying and fulfilling relationship.
Blended Family Therapy
Therapy for blended families is a form of therapy designed to help blended families navigate the unique challenges and dynamics they face. It provides a safe and non-judgmental space for family members to work through their issues and build a healthy, supportive, and loving blended family environment. The specific goals and focus of therapy will vary depending on the family's unique circumstances and needs.
Grief counseling is a specialized form of counselling or therapy designed to support individuals who are experiencing the emotional and psychological distress that often accompanies the loss of a loved one or any significant life loss. Grief is a complex and natural response to loss, and grief counselling helps individuals navigate their grief process, cope with their feelings, and find ways to heal and adapt. Grief counselling aims to help individuals move forward in their lives while honouring the memory of their loved one or acknowledging the significance of their loss. It provides a compassionate and structured approach to healing from grief and finding a renewed sense of purpose and hope.