​​Our Counsellors

Contact us or send Resume at info@anxietysolutions.ca

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Currently, we are accepting associates to join our group practice team. If you are a counselor, psychotherapist or social worker and you are passionate about helping people to improve their life, using best practices and effective therapeutic methods, the Anxiety Solutions Centre will be a great place to be, providing you with a supportive and stimulating working environment.  

If you meet the requirements presented below and interested in applying for the position, please contact us or send us your Resume.

  • Qualifications:

·       A Master’s degree in Social Work or Counselling;
·       Training and experience in integrating various therapeutic approaches in clinical practice (e.g. CBT, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, Crisis Intervention, Play Therapy, EMDR);
·       Minimum three (3) to five (5) years post graduate experience in providing direct counselling services;
·       Professional liability insurance coverage;
·       Registration with OCSWSSW or other relevant college or governing body;
·       Clear Vulnerable Screening Check;
·       Ability to use Microsoft Office;
·       Availability to work flexible hours.
 

  • Responsibilities:

·       Provide clinical counselling to children, youth, adults, couples or families;
·       Create and implement treatment plans;
·       Complete electronic clinical notes within 3 business days.

​Laurentiu Sasarean, MSW, RSW

Irit T. Israeli, MSW, RSW

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  • ​​​​Therapeutic Approach and Experience

Laurentiu has an extensive clinical experience in working with people of diverse backgrounds and he is committed to integrate evidence-based and effective therapeutic approaches to support his clients overcome their difficulties of life and achieve their goals.  Besides the specific interest in addressing issues related to anxiety, stress and trauma, over the years of practice, Laurentiu has gained considerable experience in addressing issues related to relationship, parenting and life coping skills. Laurentiu is an interactive and integrative therapist. His therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. Laurentiu works with each individual with compassion and empathy and he motivates his clients to build on their strengths and to attain their full potential.


  • Education

Laurentiu holds a Master of Social Work from University of Toronto and is certified in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), which has been empirically proven to be effective in addressing issues related to anxiety, stress, depression and trauma. Laurentiu is also certified in Brief Solution Focused Therapy and Narrative Therapy and he is a Registered Life Coach with the Certified Coaches Federation. Laurentiu has also a Certificate in Clinical Hypnosis bestowed by University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine and Canadian Society of Clinical Hypnosis.

  • Professional Activities and Memberships

Laurentiu is a Registered Social Worker, in good standing with Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers, Ontario Association of Social Workers and Certified Coaches Federation.

Anxiety Solutions

Individual and Family Counselling Services

 

  • ​​​​Therapeutic Approach and Experience

Irit's areas of specialization are: Trauma, Chronic Pain, Phobia, Panic Attacks, Obsessive Compulsive Behavior (OCD), Depression, Anxiety, Sleep problems, Grief & Bereavement, Relationship issues, and Early Childhood trauma / neglect.


  • Education

Irit has a Master of Social Work from York University, in Toronto, where she completed her Bachelor of Social Work studies as well. Irit is informed by the latest studies in neuroscience and uses a variety of therapeutic modalities based on these discoveries. She draws from approaches such as: CBT, DBT, Clinical Hypnosis, EMDR, Narrative Therapy, Mindfulness, Guided Imagery, and Art Therapy.


  • Professional Activities and Memberships

Irit is a Registered Social Worker, in good standing with Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers as well as Ontario Association of Social Workers.