Therapy that leads to positive change
Welcome!We are so glad you’re here. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Praxis Counselling is pleased to offer Online Counselling in Ontario. Praxis Counselling is a team of qualified and experienced mental health professionals. We are dedicated to helping people thrive in their life and relationships. We can work with you, your partner, or your family to help you understand your situation and learn strategies for dealing with challenges. Whether you are looking to gain clarity or learn new tools to cope with mental health challenges, we can help you move forward with confidence. We are conveniently located in Oakville and North York and offer secure online counselling in Ontario. We also provide counselling services in English and Korean.
Praxis Counselling is a team of qualified and experienced mental health professionals trained to meet your and your loved ones’ emotional needs.We believe in a culturally sensitive approach. This means that we are mindful and well-equipped to deal with both cultural differences and similarities. We are also experienced in helping people manage conflict that may arise out of cultural differences. We look forward to working with you to help you live the life you want.
Monica Chi Eaton, MSW, RSW
Registered Social Worker/Psychotherapist
I have over 13 years of experience in clinical social work. I have worked with individuals, couples and families in different mental health settings, both community and hospital based. I have extensive experience in working with depression, anxiety, and relationship problems such as infidelity, separation and divorce, and attachment issues.ABOUT MONICA
Jeanie Kang, MSc. OT Reg. (Ont.)
Registered Occupational Therapist/Psychotherapist
I am a registered occupational therapist with 15 years of mental health experience. My clinical expertise focuses on treating depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, trauma and PTSD, substance use and addiction. I am passionate about working with people to help them pursue their life and relationship goals.ABOUT JEANIE
Our Team has expertise in evidence-based treatment for a variety of issues, including anxiety, depression, trauma, addition, life transitions, and relational issues.Our work is based on scientific evidence. We use proven methods to solve your problems effectively. The approach we use includes cognitive behavioural therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, dialectical behaviour therapy, mindfulness-based treatment, emotionally focused therapy, and Gottman method couples therapy. Let us help you learn the skills you need to manage your emotions and conflicts so you can live the life you want. Praxis Counselling offers online counselling in Ontario using a secure video conference system.
Depression / Anxiety / Anger Management / Stress Management / Violence and Abuse / Separation and Divorce / Life Transition / Trauma and PTSD / Mood Disorders / Mental Illness / Substance Use and Addiction / Pain ManagementGET STARTED
Couple or Marriage Counselling
Pre-Marital / Infidelity / Substance Use and Addiction / Trauma and PTSD / Communication / Parenting and Emotions Coaching / Interracial Couples / Conflict Management / Emotional Connectedness / Separation and Divorce / Discernment CounsellingGET STARTED
Extended and Blended Families / Intergenerational Families / Interracial Families / Improving Relationship Among Family Members / Co-Parenting and Custody Issues / Substance Use and Addiction / Trauma and PTSD / Life TransitionsGET STARTED
Here you will find some answers to frequently asked questions. Please contact us with any other questions not answered below.
Is Praxis Counselling open during the COVID-19 lockdown?To ensure your safety, and that of our team, all in-person sessions have been changed to online or phone sessions. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your therapist directly. We will continue to follow the directions of our provincial government and our regulatory bodies to ensure the highest standards are met to keep us all safe and let you know of any updates as they occur. If you have any questions, please ask.
Are my sessions confidential?Any information provided to your therapist is held in the strictest confidence. No information that you have shared with us can be shared without your specific consent. Our privacy policies will be shared and discussed with you at the beginning of your treatment.
What is your fee?
The fee for individual therapy session is $150/hr and 50 minutes in duration. Couple or family session is $200/hr and 80 minutes in duration. While counselling and psychotherapy is not covered by OHIP, many private/corporate/university health insurance plans cover services provided by Registered Social Workers or Occupational Therapists.
How long will I need to be in therapy for?
The length of time varies for each individual client and what they are seeking treatment for. That being said, our approach will help clients to learn skills and strategies to become their own therapist and understand how they can challenge unhelpful thinking patterns, behaviours and emotions and find a way to a live a life that is fulfilling and in line with their goals and values in life.
What is your cancellation policy?
If you need to cancel a session, you must notify your therapist. Except under extenuating circumstances, you will be charged the full fee for any appointment that is missed or cancelled with less than 24 hours notice.
How do I book an appointment?
How do I get referred to your practice?
Referrals are not required and you can contact us directly. One member of our team will provide a free initial consultation by telephone. During this call, we will speak with you about why you are seeking treatment at this time and your goals for therapy. An initial appointment will then be set up at our earliest availability.
How does a healthcare provider refer to your practice?
Praxis Counselling welcomes referrals from all healthcare providers. Please do not hesitate to contact us and we will arrange for a free consultation and obtain relevant information for your client.