Nikita Sehgal – Registered Psychotherapist
Working with children and families since 2013.
Nikita holds a Master’s degree in Counselling Psychology. She is a Registered Psychotherapist (Q) and a professional member in good standing with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO). Nikita is also a Certified Canadian Counsellor (Q) and a professional member in good standing with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA), and is a Registered Social Worker (RSW).
Educational Background: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology; Rehabilitation Services Certificate; Master of Counselling Psychology
Specialty Certificates: Introduction to Emotionally focused therapy with couples; Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; Psychological First Aid; Basics of Trauma Treatment; Gottman Method Couples Therapy; Kids have Stress Too; Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training; and Crisis Intervention
Demographics of Experience: Nikita provides therapy to individuals, couples, youth and families. Nikita is a friendly, approachable and possesses emotional intelligence having worked with both acute and complex cases. She has provided therapy for a wide variety of mental illnesses.
“I am empathic, warm and skilled in creating an encouraging environment where we can understand your vision for your life, and the barriers that are keeping you from living the life that you want. I am a firm believer in counselling as resource-based, as well as problem-based. I believe that you can design the life you choose, and though change and growth aren’t easy, I can provide a safe and non-judgemental space to allow for growth. I also provide counselling in Hindi, and am a skilled, culturally competent therapist.”
Therapeutic Modality: In practice, Nikita specializes in Anxiety, Depression, enhancing Self-Esteem and understanding Immigration or Acculturation stress. Nikita uses Emotional Focused Therapy as her preferred modality.
Languages: Fluent in English and Hindi.
Availability: Nikita works out of our Brampton and Mississauga office.