Michelle Laxamana
Michelle Laxamana
MDiv., RP., DCP (cand.), CAMFT
Low Cost Rate:
$65
Sliding Scale:
$65 - $120
Standard Rate:
$150
Couples/Partners:
$200 +
Location:
Richmond Hill & Ajax, ON
Currently Practicing:
In Person, Online
Michelle Laxamana
MDiv., RP., DCP (cand.), CAMFT

Michelle Laxamana has extensive experience working with adolescents, children and families in Toronto, the GTA, and Internationally. Her professional background for more than 25 years combined, spans from being a teacher; a director and facilitator of programs; child, youth, and family minister, and a professional counsellor for couples, families, and individuals from pre-teens to seniors.

Michelle has the gift of listening and maintains a supportive, non-judgmental stance, fostering connection and open communication. Compassion, insight, and kindness is an integral part of her character.

Areas of counselling experience include couples, family relationships, parenting, teen pregnancy, marital issues, depression and anxiety, life transitions, trauma, violence and abuse, grief and loss, survivors of a death by suicide, self-esteem, self-harm, identity issues, sexuality issues, addictions, life-skills and more.

Specialties & Experience
ADD/ADHD, Addiction, Anger, Anxiety, Autism, Bipolar, Body Image, Borderline, Break-Ups, Burnout/Stress, C-PTSD, Childhood Abuse, Codependence, Depression, Domestic Violence, Eating Issues, Family of Origin, Grief/Loss, Intimacy/Sex, Learning Disorder, OCD, Phobias, Post Partum, PTSD, Relationships, School Refusal, Self Esteem, Self Harm, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Assault, Suicidality, Trauma
BIPOC, Children, Elders/Seniors, Families, LGBTQ+, Men, Non-Binary, Parents, Partners/Couples, Religious, Spiritual, Teens, Women
Art Therapy, Attachment Focused, CBT, EMDR, Existential, Expressive Arts, Gestalt, Gottman Method, IFS, Inner Child Work, Mindfulness, Narrative, Play Therapy, Psychoanalytic, Relational, Solution Focused, Somatic, Spiritual, Strengths Based, Trauma Informed

Languages Spoken

English
* This Therapist provides In-Person Counselling in ​Ontario
* This Therapist provides Online Counselling in ​Alberta, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Ontario
* This Therapist is a Licensed Practitioner - Ask about their training and experience to ensure a good fit.
Location:
Richmond Hill & Ajax, ON
In Person, Online
*This Therapist is a Licensed Practitioner - Inquire about their training and experience to ensure a good fit.

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