The members listed have stated that they are either taking new patients or have a short waiting list. They are all currently licensed to practise medicine in their own provinces or territories. However, it could occur that a given physician may have restrictions affecting her or his practice. Please note that MDPAC is not a licensing body & is not involved in licensing issues, therefore if you are considering contacting any of these physicians & have any questions or concerns please contact that physician’s provincial or territorial medical college.

Find a Physician who Practises Psychotherapy


Margaret Abell MBChB, MDPAC, Associate member CPA, Member CFPC,
Organization: Abell Medical Clinic
Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Chronic Illness; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Fibromyalgia, CFS, Chronic Pain
Open for new patients
Nancy Abram DC, MD, CCFP
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Neuro-Linguistic Programming; Cognitive Meditation Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): EFT, Solution Focused Therapy
Special Interests: Eclectic; Chronic Illness; ADHD; Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Pain Management
Short waiting list
Nazanin Alavi Tabari MD,FRCPC
Organization: MindRelief (online clinic)
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Online psychotherapy(CBT,DBT,motivational interviewing, supportive)
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Borderline Personality Disorder; Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): I offer online psychotherapy to anyone in Ontario.
Open for new patients
Stefan Andrejicka MD, Guest Toronto Psychoanalytic Society, Certificate in Infant Observation, Candidate for Infant Mental Health
Organization: Stefan Andrejicka Medicine Professional Corporation
Therapy: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity; Couples Therapy; General Psychotherapy; Sex Therapy; Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Infant-Parent Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Dissociative Disorders; Addictions; Borderline Personality Disorder; Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management; Personality Disorders
Open for new patients
Jagpreet Arora BA, MD, CCFP
Organization: J.Arora Med Prof Corp
Therapy: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy; Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Couples Therapy; Developmental Needs Meeting Strategies; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Individual therapy, Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, Interpersonal insight-oriented, psychodynamic group therapy
Special Interests: Eclectic; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Anxiety Disorders, relationship dysfunction
Short waiting list
Brian Bailey BA, MD
Organization: AcuDestress
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Acupuncture, Transpersonal therapy/mindfulness
Special Interests: Eclectic; Trauma/Abuse; Dissociative Disorders; Borderline Personality Disorder; Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders; Stress Management; Personality Disorders
Special Interests (other): Treatment of medication-resistant, psychotherapy-resistant patients
Short waiting list
Zlatko Banic MD
Organization: Private practice
Therapy: General Psychotherapy; Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Short Dynamic Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Mood Disorders
Short waiting list
Joachim Berndt BA, MD
Therapy: Clinical Hypnotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Couples Therapy; General Psychotherapy; Sex Therapy; Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Eclectic; Trauma/Abuse; Addictions; Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders; Grief; Eating Disorders; Palliative Care; Stress Management; Personality Disorders
Special Interests (other): Smoking Cessation, Weight Control,
Open for new patients
James Brown MD, MDPAC(C), RMFT
Therapy: General Psychotherapy; Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Couples Therapy
Therapy (other): Men's Therapy Groups, Emotional Freedom Techniques
Short waiting list
cynthia carver B.A., M.D., M.P.H., CCFP.
Organization: Mr
Therapy: Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Couples Therapy; Schema Focused; General Psychotherapy
Short waiting list
Vivian Cheng MD, BscN, MDPAC
Therapy: General Psychotherapy; Mindfulness Based Therapies; Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Stress Management; Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders
Open for new patients
John Chong MD, BASc, MSc, FRCPC, MDPAC(C) #070073, FACPM, ARCT
Organization: Musicians' Clinics of Canada
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): biofeedback sEMG HRV neurofeedback
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Addictions; Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Preforming Arts Medicine
Open for new patients
Christopher Cole MD, MPH
Organization: Cole Clnic
Therapy: Clinical Hypnotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Satir Therapy
Therapy (other): CBASP (Cognitive Behavioural Analysis System of Psychotherapy)
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Physician Psychotherapy, Support and Wellness Coaching
Short waiting list
David Dev MD
Organization: Woodbridge Medical Clinic
Therapy: General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Biological Psychiatry
Special Interests: Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders
Special Interests (other): Anxiety, Bipolar, Psychosis, Schizophrenia
Short waiting list
Thomas Eberhard MDPAC(C)
Organization: Private Medical Practice
Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Focused Meditation, Spirituality-Christian Principles & Prayer, Patient Centred Empowerment, Helpful Listening, Limiting Beliefs
Special Interests: Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders; Grief; Palliative Care; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Psychological support for chronic illnesses especially chronic pain and disability
Open for new patients
Howard Eisenberg MD, MSc (Psych)
Organization: Center for Mind Enhancement
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Clinical Hypnotherapy; Gestalt Therapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Couples Therapy; Neuro-Linguistic Programming; Cognitive Meditation Therapy; General Psychotherapy; Sex Therapy
Therapy (other): Stress management
Special Interests: Eclectic; Dissociative Disorders; Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Open for new patients
Katherine Feleki MD
Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): OCD
Open for new patients
Joseph Fernando M.D.C.M.
Organization: Toronto Institute of Psychoanalysis
Therapy: Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Dissociative Disorders
Short waiting list
Robert Ferrie MD, FRCSC
Organization: CPSO
Therapy: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Ego State Therapy
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Dissociative Disorders; Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Complex PTSD (ICD 11)
Short waiting list
Sujeewa Fonseka B.A., M.D., F.C.F.P
Organization: Kelso Lake Medical Centre
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Cognitive Meditation Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Mindfulness Based Therapy
Special Interests: Eclectic; Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management
Short waiting list
Stephen Fowler BSc, MD, MDPAC(C), FIPA
Organization: MDPAC, IPA
Therapy: Sex Therapy; Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Psychoanalysis
Special Interests: Eclectic; Trauma/Abuse; Dissociative Disorders; Borderline Personality Disorder; Mood Disorders; Personality Disorders
Special Interests (other): Anxiety Disorders, Personality Disorders
Short waiting list
Samuel Gerstein MD, NLP Master Practitioner,
Organization: Mind Health Toronto
Therapy: Neuro-Linguistic Programming; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Schema Focused
Therapy (other): Family of Origins Work, Internal Family Systems
Special Interests: Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Work Stress/Career & entrepreneurial transformation; Sport performance;
Short waiting list
Richard Gorman MD, Diploma Psychoanalysis, Tor. Psa. Inst.,1982
Organization: Gorman Medicine Professional Corporation
Therapy: General Psychotherapy; Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Eclectic; Chronic Illness; ADHD; Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management; Personality Disorders
Special Interests (other): Psychoanalytic psychotherapy,psychoanalysis
Short waiting list
Darlene Hall MD, CCFP
Therapy: Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Mood Disorders; Grief
Special Interests (other): Anxiety Disorders
Short waiting list
Debbie Honickman MD, FCFP, MSW
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): IFS;
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management
Short waiting list
William Irwin MD
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Schema Focused; Cognitive Meditation Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Dissociative Disorders; Chronic Illness; Grief; Stress Management; Personality Disorders
Short waiting list
William Jacyk BSc(Med), MD, FRCPC, MDPAC(C)
Organization: Aurora Recovery Centre, Gimli, Manitoba
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Dissociative Disorders; Addictions; ADHD; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Complex Trauma/Substance Use Disorders - Military and First Responders
Open for new patients
Marie Josee Ladora MDPAC
Organization: MDPAC
Therapy: Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Neuro-Linguistic Programming; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Eclectic approach referring to several kinds of psychotherapy
Special Interests: Eclectic; Trauma/Abuse; Chronic Illness; ADHD; Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Anxiety Disorders
Short waiting list
E. Robert Langford CD, MD, CM, DPH
Organization: Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Therapy: Couples Therapy; Sex Therapy
Therapy (other): Sex therapy
Special Interests (other): Practice limited to sex therapy and relationship counselling
Short waiting list
David Levine BSc, MD, FRCP, MDPAC(C)
Organization: MDPAC
Therapy: Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Cognitive Meditation Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Short waiting list
Jeffrey Lipsitz MD
Organization: Specialty Medical Clinics, Inc.
Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Therapy (other): Sleep Disorder Management
Special Interests (other): Sleep Disorder
Short waiting list
Nadine Locas MD
Organization: Inner Wisdom Healing Centre
Therapy: General Psychotherapy; Mindfulness Based Therapies
Therapy (other): Group Self-Healing through meditation
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Stress Management; Dissociative Disorders; Addictions; Chronic Illness; ADHD; Mood Disorders; Grief
Special Interests (other): Photo courtesy of The Orangeville Banner
Open for new patients
linda macdonald BASc, MD
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies
Special Interests: Stress Management
Open for new patients
Cyril Marks MD
Organization: CPSO., OMA
Therapy: General Psychotherapy; Clinical Hypnotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Therapy (other): Hypnotherapy
Special Interests: Eclectic; Stress Management; Mood Disorders
Special Interests (other): Anxiety Disorder
Short waiting list
Gordon McCauley BSc, MD, DIH, CACFI, CSAT, CMAT
Therapy: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Compulsive Sexual Behaviours; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Comprehensive Resource Model, Internal Family Systems, Brainspotting, Addictions especially Sex Addiction
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Addictions; Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Open for new patients
Ginny McFarlane BSc, MD, CCFP, MDPAC(C)
Organization: Mindful Mood Centre
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Gestalt Therapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Cognitive Meditation Therapy
Therapy (other): Group, Mindfulness Meditation, MBCT, CBT, Gestalt Therapy, Mindful Self Compassion
Special Interests: Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Group Therapy, Mindfulness: MBCT, Self-Compassion: MSC
Open for new patients
Alison McKee BScMED, MBChB, DCH, DFSRCH, MRCPCH, MRCGP, CCFP
Organization: Legends Medical Centre
Therapy: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Couples Therapy; Transaction Analysis; General Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): LGBTQ health
Short waiting list
Ashley Moffat MD, CCFP
Therapy: General Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Borderline Personality Disorder; Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Short waiting list
Atreyi Mukherji MD
Organization: ELM Medicine Hamilton Ontario
Therapy: General Psychotherapy; Mindfulness Based Therapies; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy
Therapy (other): Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction & Biofeedback
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Stress Management; Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders
Special Interests (other): Chronic Pain
Open for new patients
David Murphy MB, ChB, CRCPC, MDPAC(C)
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy; Clinical Hypnotherapy; Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Couples Therapy; Neuro-Linguistic Programming; Compulsive Sexual Behaviours; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Forensic Psychotherapy, Pain Management, Pre-Sentence Reports
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Addictions; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Pain, Sexual and Other Offfenders (Forensic), Anger Management
Open for new patients
Tania Murynka BSc, MD, CCFP(PC), MDPAC(C), CDWF, CMCBT
Organization: Alberta Health Services
Therapy: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Couples Therapy; General Psychotherapy; Sex Therapy
Therapy (other): CALM therapy (managing cancer and living meaningfully) Daring Way
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; ADHD; Mood Disorders; Grief; Palliative Care; Stress Management
Short waiting list
Srishti Nigam M.B.,B.S ,FRCP,C (Path), D.T.M &H ( Liverpool ,Eng)
Organization: srishti nigam p c
Therapy: General Psychotherapy; Mindfulness Based Therapies; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Accellerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): group therapy for chronic pain syndrome,using mindfulness ,Meditation and yogic breath.
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Stress Management; Addictions; Borderline Personality Disorder; Mood Disorders; Grief
Special Interests (other): Hypnotherapy. Mindfulness and Meditation based on Budhist Psychology and Yoga breathing Techniques
Short waiting list
Adebusola Onayemi MB. BS., DA, FRCPC, MTS
Therapy: Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Christian Counselling, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
Special Interests: Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders; Grief; Palliative Care
Open for new patients
Michael Paré BSc, MSc, MEd, MD, MDPAC(M), C-GP, C-IPT
Organization: The Medical Clinic for Person-Centred Psychotherapy
Therapy: Interpersonal Psychotherapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Group Psychotherapy, Supportive Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Eclectic; Mood Disorders; Stress Management; Personality Disorders
Special Interests (other): Group Therapy
Open for new patients
Lise Poirier-Groulx MD, FCFP, MDPAC(C)
Therapy: General Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Developmental Needs Meeting Strategies; Couples Therapy; Transaction Analysis; Gestalt Therapy; Satir Therapy
Therapy (other): Analyse systémique et stratégique
Special Interests: Stress Management; Mood Disorders; Grief; Palliative Care
Special Interests (other): Developmental Disability
Open for new patients
Maria Richardson MD, CCFP
Organization: The Medical Clinic for Person Centred Psychotherapy
Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Therapy (other): Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
Short waiting list
Andre Roch MD
Organization: Dr. André Roch Medicine Professional Corporation
Therapy: Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Couples Therapy; Cognitive Meditation Therapy; General Psychotherapy; Accellerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy; Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Eclectic; Trauma/Abuse; Addictions; Borderline Personality Disorder; Chronic Illness; ADHD; Mood Disorders; Grief; Palliative Care; Stress Management; Personality Disorders
Special Interests (other): Mindfulness Based therapy, group therapy for people with dementia, Alzheimer disease
Open for new patients
Joan Sametz MD MSC CCFP FCFP
Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Special Interests: Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Insomnia, Grief
Short waiting list
Anastasia Sky MD, MDPAC (C)
Organization: Dr. Anastasia Sky Medicine Professional Corporation
Therapy: Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Cognitive Meditation Therapy; General Psychotherapy; Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management
Open for new patients
David Gore Slyfield MBBS (London) MRC Psych (UK)
Organization: Dr. David Slyfield
Therapy: General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Psychiatric Care
Special Interests: Eclectic
Open for new patients
Hannah Snider MD
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy, mind-body medicine (stress-related illness)
Special Interests: Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Providing group psychotherapy only
Open for new patients
Dr Norman Steinhart BSc, MD, MDPAC(C)
Organization: Norman Steinhart Medicine Professional Corporation
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Cognitive Meditation Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Pain Control and Therapy in Support of Physical Illness
Special Interests: Addictions; Chronic Illness; Mood Disorders; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Addictions -Tobacco and Marijuana Only, Diabetes Management
Open for new patients
Lucinda Sykes BSc, MD
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies
Therapy (other): Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
Special Interests (other): Psychology of CG Jung
Open for new patients
Yves Talbot MD, FRCPc, MCFP
Organization: University of Toronto /mt sinai academic Family Medicine
Therapy: Couples Therapy
Therapy (other): Family
Open for new patients
Jill Marie Thomas BSc, MD, CCFP, CCT
Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management
Special Interests (other): Anxiety, OCD, Social Anxiety
Open for new patients
Karen Trollope BSc Hons, MD, MA, PhD, CCFP
Organization: Body Brave
Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): dialectical behaviour therapy
Special Interests: Eating Disorders
Short waiting list
Tara Tucker MD, FRCPC, MEd
Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Grief Therapy
Special Interests: Grief
Short waiting list
Blair Voyvodic MD, BSc
Therapy: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
Special Interests: Mood Disorders
Special Interests (other): Gender Identity
Open for new patients
E. Janet Warren BSc, MD, PhD, CCFP, FCFP
Organization: Bayridge Counselling Centre
Therapy: Interpersonal Psychotherapy; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Christian counseling
Special Interests: Eclectic; Trauma/Abuse; Dissociative Disorders; ADHD; Mood Disorders; Grief; Stress Management
Open for new patients
Barbara Whelan BSc MD MDPAC(C)
Organization: nil
Therapy: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy; General Psychotherapy; Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Special Interests: Eclectic; Trauma/Abuse
Short waiting list
Paul Wozniak MD
Therapy: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Dialectal Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
Open for new patients
Carlos Yu MD
Organization: Rouge Valley Health
Therapy: Mindfulness Based Therapies; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Cognitive Meditation Therapy; General Psychotherapy
Therapy (other): Group mindfulness training
Special Interests: Trauma/Abuse; Addictions; Borderline Personality Disorder; Chronic Illness; ADHD; Mood Disorders; Grief; Eating Disorders; Palliative Care; Stress Management; Personality Disorders
Special Interests (other): Promoter of population mental health
Open for new patients