Issues Impacting Women

Do you feel suffocated by gender norms?

Are you tired of others telling you to “get over it”?

Do you think you should not be feeling what you are feeling right now?

Do you wish things around you would change but are unsure as to how to achieve that?

Women and female-identified folk often experience certain specific environmental, psychosocial and on occasion biological challenges related to gender that can affect their mental well-being

According to the World Health Organization issues like “Depression, anxiety, psychological distress, sexual violence, domestic violence and escalating rates of substance use affect women to a greater extent than men across different countries and different settings ” (https://www.who.int/mental_health/prevention/genderwomen/en/

We work with women individually or with their partners from a feminist-informed approach.  We also do it in a way that recognizes the role of race and lingering social-racial issues in women’s mental health and well-being.

Some of the most common reasons women seek our services are:

If you are facing any of these challenges and would like to talk to a caring professional about it, please reach out to us. Either of our Guelph therapistsJane Kraft or Shane Smyth (your choice!), would be glad to schedule a free 20-minute discussion to see how we might be able to help.

Free no-obligation 20 minute consultation

...with the option to stay for a full session right after if you so choose.

We offer online, in person and telephone therapy sessions and look forward to working together. You can also book your normal sessions online by clicking the button below.

Tanisha Hall, MSW, RSW, Psychotherapist

Tanisha Hall

MSW, RSW, Psychotherapist

About Tanisha

Aikisha Beckwith, Guelph therapist

Aikisha Beckwith

BSc, MA, Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)

About Aikisha

Delaney Hughes, Psychotherapist

Delaney Hughes

MA, Registered Psychotherapist

About Delaney

Not currently accepting new clients - waitlist only. Please connect with one of our other skilled team members.

Jane Kraft, Guelph therapist

Jane Kraft

MSW, RSW, Psychotherapist

About Jane

Nicole Konc, therapist in Guelph

Nicole Konc

MSW, RSW, Psychotherapist

About Nicole

Not currently accepting new clients - waitlist only. Please connect with one of our other skilled team members.

Tristan Price RP, RMFT, Psychotherapist

Tristan Price

RP, RMFT, Psychotherapist

About Tristan

Sharise Sealy-McCallum, Guelph Counsellor for Youth & Families

Harshi Sritharan

MSW, RSW, Psychotherapist (in Brampton)

About Harshi

Lauren Fiamelli  MSW, RSW, Psychotherapist

Lauren Fiamelli

MSW, RSW, Psychotherapist (in Brampton)

About Lauren

Gillian McCallum, MSW, RSW, Psychotherapist

Gillian McCallum

MSW, RSW, Psychotherapist

About Gillian

Jessie Baynham, Guelph Therapist

Jessie Baynham

MA, Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)

About Jessie

Not currently accepting new clients - waitlist only. Please connect with one of our other skilled team members.