RP, Clinical Counsellor, BA Honours
Alisha Jiwani received her Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour and completed her Master of Clinical Psychology concurrently with a certificate in Psychometric Assessments. Alisha is a Registered Psychotherapist with the College of Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO), as well as a member of the Ontario Psychological Association (OPA) and the Ontario Association of Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometrists and Psychotherapists (OACCPP). Prior to commencing her master's degree, Alisha conducted psychological assessments regarding motor vehicle accident claims, WSIB, personal injury and disability claims, in addition to medical malpractice claims and immigration cases. Since then, she has worked with individuals struggling with alcohol and drug addiction, specifically through providing therapy in both individual and group settings at various rehabilitation centres. In addition, Alisha has provided counselling and therapy to individuals who contend with depression, anxiety, trauma, and marital discord.
"I became a therapist to help people discover their inner strengths through their struggles. I believe in universal resiliency; that we all have varying degrees of resiliency, and that this makes the impossible possible"
"I feel the most fulfilled when I am practicing yoga, running, and spending time with loved ones."