Clinical and Counselling Psychologist
Dr. Maryam Gholamrezaei holds a Ph.D. in Counselling Psychology from McGill University. “Dr. Maryam” is no stranger to the Greater Toronto Area. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at Brampton Civic Hospital where she worked in an outpatient setting assisting patients with a broad range of psychological issues. She has also trained at the Centre for Student Development at Ryerson University as well as at McGill Counselling Services.
Dr. Maryam’s approach to therapy is best described as integrative and client-centred — therapy can be adjusted to suit clients’ needs. She has formal training and experience in a variety of modalities, including cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), emotion-focused therapy (EFT), acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), as well as psychodynamic therapy. Dr. Maryam has experience providing treatment to individuals of diverse cultural backgrounds, as well as those identifying as LGBTQ. She is able to comfortably address a wide range of psychological concerns such as anger, anxiety, depression, self-criticism, perfectionism, relationship issues, trauma and PTSD. In addition to English, Dr. Maryam is comfortable providing services in Farsi.
Dr. Maryam believes that a strong, stable, and compassionate therapeutic relationship is one of the most important elements of therapy. Reflective and empathic attunement to clients forms a cornerstone of her practice.