Ana Marie Lazar
Ana brings with her a vast amount of training geared towards helping young children and youth. She also does 1:1 counselling for adults and couples related to all faucets of mental health related concerns. She has done extensive work with children, parents, childcare staff and community agencies in facilitating effective inclusion of children with developmental disabilities.
Ana is a strong advocate for children and parents in assessing the issues and developing care plans to improve mental health of her clients. Having a background in work with CAS she brings knowledge and direct experience using psychodynamic approach, trauma informed practice, attachment theories, narrative and CBT techniques.
Specialty Certificates: Advanced Crisis Intervention and Counselling; Advanced Studies in Special Needs; Infant Mental health Training; Intensive Narrative Training; CBT and DBT; Understanding and Working with children and youth who have been sexually exploited/sex trafficked children and youth
Qualifications: Ana has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Clinical Psychology, as well as a Masters of Social Work. She also has a Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education.
Availability: Ana works out of our Brampton and Misssissauga offices.
Languages: English and Romanian.