Meet Sergius I'm the therapist for you if: You're a parent who would like support with improving your communication and the conflict in your relationships You're a newcomer, or refugee, to Canada and feel overwhelmed by this change or life's challenges You would like your sessions to focus on solutions and tangible outcomes, where you can learn new therapeutic tools and techniques You would like a culturally sensitive therapist who will hold you accountable to achieving your goals and unlocking your ultimate potential Session Types: Individual Therapy Availability: Virtual Specialties: Addiction & Substance Use, Anger, Anxiety, Attention & Hyperactivity, Autism, Bipolar, Borderline Personality, Emotional Regulation, Motivation, Newcomers to Canada & Refugee Families, Obsessive Compulsivity, Parenting Conflict, Racial Experiences, Trauma, Youths Involved with the Criminal Justice System Approaches: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Narrative Therapy, Signs of Safety (SOS), Solution Focused Therapy, Trauma Informed Practice Favorite Resources: On Becoming a Person by Carl Rogers (Book) The Happiness Trap-Stop Struggling by Russ Harris (Book) Sergius's Bio Meet Sergius, a dedicated and solution-focused therapist with a passion for providing psychoeducation and empowering his clients. If you’re seeking a therapist who will hold you accountable, equip you with practical tools, and guide you towards the life you desire, Sergius will be a great fit! Therapeutic Experiences: Sergius embarked on his counselling journey in 2013, offering therapeutic support to individuals with mental health needs and those involved with the criminal justice system at Horizons for Youths in Toronto. Over time, he expanded his expertise, providing informal counselling to refugee families and newcomers to Canada who have endured trauma and post-traumatic stress symptoms. Additionally, Sergius has honed his skills in working with clients facing addiction, substance use, anger, anxiety, attention and hyperactivity, autism, bipolar disorder, borderline personality, emotional regulation, motivation, obsessive compulsivity, parenting conflicts, racial experiences, and more. Therapeutic Style and Approach: As a solution-focused therapist, Sergius places great emphasis on achieving tangible and lasting positive changes. Drawing from Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), he helps clients embrace the life they aspire to lead by transforming their thought patterns and situational responses. Sergius adopts a client-centered approach, deeply valuing each person’s unique cultural background and family history. Sergius excels in guiding clients to take charge of their lives and make meaningful changes. He equips his clients with practical tools and techniques, ensuring they have the necessary resources to tackle challenges head-on. Sergius encourages and supports clients who are eager and motivated to create positive transformations in their lives. Many Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) and extended health care plans will cover services rendered by a Registered Social Worker.