(289) 430-5609
info@praxiscounselling.ca

Helping you live your life with
calm and confidence.

Individuals, couples, families & children

About Us

Praxis Counselling is a team of qualified and experienced mental health professionals trained to meet our clients’ 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.

Dr. Monica Chi Eaton, MSW, PhD, RSW

Registered Social Worker, Psychotherapist

As a therapist specializing in relationship counselling, I draw upon attachment science to help people understand how secure and healthy relationships develop. Whether you are seeking therapy as an individual or a couple, my goal is to equip you with the skills needed to cultivate a secure bond that endures through the good times and bad.

ABOUT MONICA

Lisa Chae, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker, Psychotherapist

My practice focuses on helping families find healthy communication patterns, improve relationships between parents and children, and build strong family values. I use a holistic approach that addresses the emotional needs of families as a unit. Whether you're  struggling with parenting issues, family dynamics, or navigating life transitions, I'm here to support.

ABOUT LISA

Dr. Anders Dorbeck, PsyD, CPysch

Registered Psychologist

I practice in the areas of Clinical and Rehabilitation Psychology, with adults. I am especially passionate about using exposure-based strategies to help people with a range of anxiety and related difficulties, as well as common but challenging life circumstances flowing from relationships and work. I also provide a wide range of psychological assessment services.

ABOUT ANDERS

Chanmi Iris Park, MDiv, RP

Registered Psychotherapist

I work with individuals--youth and adults--and families who are struggling with social, emotional, and mental health challenges. I also enjoy working with parents, providing them with strategies to manage different challenges. I am also passionate about journeying with people as they go through life transitions including recovery from trauma. 

ABOUT IRIS

Inna Sepia, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker, Psychotherapist

I am a Social Worker with over 10 years of clinical experience working with children, youth, parents, and families. My goal is to help you uncover your inner strengths, gain a greater sense of self-confidence and purpose, and make decisions that are in alignment with your authentic values. I provide therapy in Russian as well.

ABOUT INNA

Jane Yoo, MSW, RSW

Registered Social Worker, Psychotherapist

I am passionate about helping those who are experiencing anxiety and depression. I have worked as a therapist for close to 10 years and specialize in helping people to identify triggers, recognize patterns of behaviour, and develop skills to manage their emotions. My goal is always to provide compassionate support while helping my clients learn the tools they need to lead healthier, happier lives.

ABOUT JANE

Services

Therapy will help you to move through your challenges and to re-discover the things in life that make your day worthwhile. In working with our therapists, you will learn to manage your emotions and relationships more effectively. Our hope is to provide you with the  practical tools and skills that will enable you to become your therapist.

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. ​

Individual Counselling

Depression / Anxiety / Anger / Stress Management /  Violence and Abuse / Relationship Conflict / Emotion Regulation / Trauma and PTSD / Mood Disorders / Insomnia / Pain Management / Self-Care

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Couple & Marriage Counselling

Pre-Marital / Infidelity / Attachment / Trauma and PTSD / Communication / Parenting and Emotion Coaching / Interracial Couples / Relationship Conflict / Extended Families / Separation and Divorce

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Family Counselling

Extended and Blended Families / Intergenerational Families / Interracial Families / Intercultural Families / Improving Relationship Among Family Members / Co-Parenting and Custody Issues / Trauma and PTSD

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FAQ

Here you will find some answers to frequently asked questions. Please contact us with any other questions not answered below.

What is the earliest availabilty you have?

Each therapist will have a different availability. If you wish to book the earliest available appointment at Praxis Counselling, you can check out our online booking at https://praxis.janeapp.com. If you do not see the availability of the therapist of your choice online, please add yourself to their waitlist or contact info@praxiscounselling.ca and we will respond to your inquiry within one business day.
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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.
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What is your fee?

The fee for therapy depends on the qualifications of the therapist and the duration of the session. While counselling and psychotherapy is not covered by OHIP, many private/corporate/university health insurance plans cover psychotherapy services provided by Registered Social Workers or Occupational Therapists.
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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, we draw from science to give us a map of our clients’ treatment journey. Our approach help our clients learn skills and strategies to become their own therapist and understand how they can challenge unhelpful thinking patterns, and better manager their behaviours and emotions.
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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.
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How do I book an appointment?

Please contact us at (289) 430-5609 / info@praxiscounselling.ca. If you wish to book the earliest available appointment, you can check out our online booking at https://praxis.janeapp.com.

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How do I get referred to your practice?

Referrals are not required and you can contact us directly. A 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.

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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.

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Contact Information

Monday – Friday

9am – 9 pm (by appointment only)
Oakville

277 Lakeshore Rd East, Suite 408, Oakville, ON L6J 6J3

North York

150 Duncan Mill Rd, Unit 2, North York, ON M3B 3M4

Markham

55 Albert St, Suite 100, Markham, ON L3P 2T4

Email

info@praxiscounselling.ca

Phone

(289) 430-5609

Fax

(289) 856-9675