Canadian Positive Psychologists & Therapists

Joe Accardi

Joe Accardi, PhD
2 Bloor Street West, Suite 700
Toronto, ON, M4W 3R1

Psychotherapist Joe Accardi was born and raised in Boston MA, and after completing his PhD degree at Boston University, he moved to Canada and now practices in Toronto, ON. Joe has been in private practice for 8 years and is a strong believer in the power of positive psychology. Dr. Accardi uses a variety of therapeutic methods and believes everyone has the ability to change. His intention is to guide you through the process with hope, support, and a non-judgmental approach.


Darla Daugela-Jeschke

Darla Daugela-Jeschke, M.A

2505 17 Ave SW #226
Calgary, AB T3E 7V3 Canada

Darla Daugela-Jeschke is a Registered Psychologist in the province of Alberta. She works with individuals, adolescents, couples and groups and is dedicated to offering you professional care in a safe, compassionate and confidential setting.



Lori Dennis

Lori Dennis , M.A. Psychotherapist


99 Crown’s Lane, 4th Floor
Toronto, ON M5R 3P4 Canada

Lori Dennis, a qualified psychotherapist with a private practice in mid-town Toronto. She helps individuals, couples, and families with challenges as depression, anxiety, stress, trauma, eating disorders, loneliness, loss, grief, relationship difficulties, family struggles, and parenting challenges.


Veronica Dixon

Veronica Dixon CPsych, MSc, BSW

1-800-651-8085 ext. 15257
Midnapore 259 Midpark Way, Suite 205
Calgary, AB T2X1M2 Canada

Psychologist Veronica Dixon works with people with chronic difficulties who want a better life, are ready to make change, and ready to learn the skills to move forward.


Carole Gaato

Carole Gaato Ph.D.

(604) 612-7710

1451 Ross Avenue
Coquitlam, BC V3J 2K2 Canada

Dr. Carole Gaato is a clinical psychologist in private practice.  She helps individual adults resolve issues related to anxiety, depression, trauma, and relationship concerns.  Her treatment approaches include somatic experiencing, self-regulation therapy, bodynamics, cognitive-behavioral, and psychodynamic.


Robert Hammel

Robert Hammel M.A.


#202 Varsity Towers 4603 Varsity Drive NW
Calgary, AB T3A.2V7

Robert Hammel is a counselor and therapist specializing in individual, family and couples therapy. With years of experience in the helping professions and with graduate level training in Counselling Psychology, he serves as practitioner, working with a broad spectrum of individual and couples clients.


Rainey Hopewell

Rainey Hopewell M.Ed., C.C.C., C.C.Ht.


Victoria, BC V8R 2J7 Canada

Rainey Hopewell offers affordable counseling, psychotherapy, rites of passage and facilitated rituals. She is certified professionally by the Canadian Counseling and Psychotherapy Association.


Ashley Kreze

Ashley J. Kreze M.A.


205 Matheson Boulevard East Unit 15
Mississauga, ON L4Z 3E3 Canada

Ashley Jade Kreze is Clinical Counselor working predominately with Generation Y individuals faced with anxiety disorders, transitional issues, and general life struggles.


Lucie Mandeville

Lucie Mandeville Ph.D.

819 821-8000, poste 63791

Sherbrooke, Québec J1X 7A2 Canada

Dr Lucie est un professeur au département de psychologie de l’Université de Sherbrooke, au Québec et enseigne depuis 20 ans. Son rôle principal dans l’enseignement et de la recherche est la psychologie positive et humaniste. Elle est membre de l’Ordre des psychologies du Québec (OPQ) et l’auteure de trois livres.


Viviana Mauas

Viviana Mauas PhD, MBA


Westmount 4269 Ste. Catherine St. W., Suite 302 Westmount
Montreal, QC H3Z 1P7 Canada

Psychologist Dr. Viviana Mauas provides a woman-centered approach to psychotherapy and mental health. She offers psychological services to treat a wide range of emotional, behavioral, and adjustment problems, including anxiety, reproductive-related mood changes (e.g., premenstrual or menopausal irritability), depression, stress, and relationship problems.



Susan E. Monkman M.A. Couns. Psych.

(204) 471-5245

Tuxedo 325-530 Kenaston Blvd.
Winnipeg, MB R3N 1Z4 Canada

Susan Monkman is a Winnipeg-based counselling therapist with a Master of Arts degree in Counselling Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Science from Providence University College. Susan is a Certified member of the Professional Association of Canadian Christian Counsellors.


Josiah Mutua

Josiah M. Mutua  M.A.


Exhange District 108 – 179 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3B 0S1 Canada

Josiah Mutua has a Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology from Providence University College and Seminary, Otterburne, Manitoba, and currently is taking doctoral studies in Psychology.


Susan Patten

Susan Patten M.Sc., RPC


Riverdale 320 Danforth Avenue Suite #202
Toronto, ON M4K1N8 Canada

Susan Patten focuses on building empowerment, balance, self-esteem and self-awareness. Fifteen years in the social services field, working with a large and diverse clientele, provided her with extensive experience and a valuable professional foundation.


Rashid Tayyab

Tayyab Rashid  Ph.D.

Dr.  Rashid is a licensed clinical psychologist and researcher at the University of Toronto Scarborough, Canada. Dr. Rashid’s expertise include positive clinical psychology, strength-based resilience, posttraumatic growth, multicultural psychotherapy and positive education.



Dr. Nicolina Ratto

Dr. Nicolina Ratto


685 Decarie Boulevard, Suite 210
Montreal, QC, H4L 5G4, Canada

Dr. Nicolina Ratto is a trilingual; Montreal based, OPQ licensed Psychologist, and a Canadian Certified Counsellor. She offers client-tailored, mental health and wellness services (psychotherapy, counselling and coaching), professional support, and consultation to individuals, couples, and families for a wide range of psychological, emotional, behavioural, and relational issues. Dr. Ratto specializes in relationships, emotional health and mind-body-brain wellness.


Jennifer Williams

Jennifer Williams  M.S.W., RSW

(613) 262-7225; (613) 249-3444

Central Ottawa 458 Maclaren Street, Second Floor
Ottawa, ON K1R5K6 Canada

Jennifer Williams, a therapist with nearly two decades of experience in the counseling field, provides her expertise to individuals, couples, groups and families (including children and youth). Her dedication to growth and personal change is also extended to groups, organizations and businesses.


Petra Zebroff

Petra Zebroff  PhD, RPC

(604) 428 – 8889

3665 Kingsway #300
Vancouver, BC V6H3W2 Canada

Petra Zebroff, Ph.D. has worked with sexual issues for the last 20 years.  As a board certified by the American College of Sexologists, Div. 35 of American Psychological Association, registered by the Professional Counselors’ Association (c)  and has written hundreds of articles.