Tanya Smolkin
MSW, Registered Social Worker, Psychotherapist, Couple & Family Therapist
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Tanya is an experienced therapist passionate about helping couples, children and families in distress find their unique voices and build positive relationships. She has been practicing for over 15 years in both the private and public sectors including Children's Aid Society, Bridgepoint Health and Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences. Her practice is informed by a range of therapy models including, crisis formulation, conflict resolution, narrative and emotion focused therapies.

“While the needs of the person always determines my approach, I also incorporate a holistic or systemic approach that considers not only the individual but also their narratives or life stories, including the physical, mental, emotional, relational and spiritual aspects.”

Practice Location:
1250 St Martins Drive, Unit 6, Pickering, ON

Practice Hours:
Weekday Afternoons, Weekday Evenings

Education:
Master's in Social Work (University of Toronto)


Areas of Specialty:

Attachment Disorders
Anxiety Disorders
Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
Panic Attacks
Young Adult
Workplace Stress
Self-Esteem
Relationship Challenges
Parenting
Other self harming
Life Transitions
Grief
Family Conflict
Depression
Couples


Therapeutic Modalities Include:

Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT)
Mindfulness
Psychodynamic
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)