Counselling and Family Services
providing therapeutic services to help you
restore, reset & refocus
Family Mediation & Co-Parenting
Co-Parenting after separation can be difficult and challenging. We offer individual and group sessions to help you develop the tools to co-parent effectively.
Mediation seeks to assist families come to agreement after separation. The process is less adversarial than court and is a cost-effective alternative to litigation
A therapeutic approach to re-establishing contact between a parent and child when there has been a disruption in the relationship
Assessments & Voice of the Child
Providing assessment and recommendations to separated parents experiencing disputes related to custody/decision making and access/parenting time.
Voice of the Child report provides insight into the views and preferences of a child regarding parenting related issues
Counselling for Children, Teens & Adults
Helping families to navigate life's challenges and improve family functioning
Counselling support for children, youth, and individuals to address mental health issues and other challenges
Trauma & Addictions
Providing EMDR therapy to address trauma and other distressing life experiences which affect our functioning
Individual therapy for addictions.
Parent workshops for technology overuse
We provide services to children and families, often, as they are experiencing their most challenging moments in life. We encourage engagement in the process and maintain a view to support change and working through difficulties to promote emotional well-being.
About the Founder
Shazeeda Haroon is a social worker, in practice since 2000, experienced in working with children, adolescents and families. She has worked in the child welfare and education systems, she is a clinical investigator for the Office of the Children's Lawyer, and works in private practice providing a variety of therapeutic services for individuals and families.
"Remember, growing might feel like breaking at first"
345 Lakeshore Road, East, Oakville, ON
(t) 416 417 9380
Flexible appointment times available, including evening and weekends.
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Consultations about your individual circumstances are always available to help you decide which service might be most helpful to you
Services are offered:
In-Person and Virtually
Given the current restrictions related to COVID-19, we are making changes to the way we provide services and where appropriate, are offering virtual sessions. We are following recommended guidelines offered by local and provincial governments to help reduce the risk to clients and ourselves. We ask that you help keep yourself and others safe, and if you are unwell, reschedule your appointment or request a virtual session.
Please visit our POLICIES AND PROCEDURES page for more information.