Clinician Bio

Michal Goldstein, MSW RSW Social Worker

Michal Goldstein

MSW RSW

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Social Worker
“I am passionate about supporting clients who are struggling with relational or personal challenges or who are looking to find more satisfaction from their life. I help you set attainable goals and explore how to reach them in a meaningful way, highlighting the strengths you already possess and supporting you in developing a tool box of other coping strategies. This work will\help to improve your day to day experiences and allow your personal relationships to flourish.”

Professional Background

  • Bachelors of Social Work from York University
  • Masters of Social Work from the University of New England
  • Registered Social Worker with the Ontario College of Social Workers

Conditions Treated

  • Individual Counselling
  • Family/Parenting Counselling
  • Relationship/Marriage Counselling

Approaches Used

  • Family systems theory
  • Attachment Theory
  • Trauma Theory
  • Solution Focused Care
  • Emotion Focused Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Mindfulness Based Strategies
  • Positive Psychology
  • Crisis intervention
  • Conflict Mediation

How it Works

Each session is 60 minutes in length and allows you to explore the current challenges you are facing and to develop both short term and long term goals you want to achieve. We work together to navigate through the process of self-discovery and help you overcome obstacles that are interfering with your goals. After each session you are given action steps to follow, and subsequent sessions will help evaluate and continue to work towards your ongoing success.

Team Approach

During your care I may refer you to other team members or services that can help you achieve your unique goals. For example, I may suggest you receive counselling from our Registered Dietician, or that you see our Naturopathic Doctor to address physical health concerns.

Fun Facts

Michal has a big heart is always looking for ways to support others in need. She volunteers her time to worthy causes and is an advocate for those who are underprivileged.