Qualifications & Experience

Therapist: Geoffrey Reekie MSW, RSW

Key Points:

  • Masters in Social Work
  • 30 years of clinical experience
  • diverse training and experience
  • advanced skills in many areas
  • Registered Member: Ontario Association of Social Workers and Canadian Association of Social Workers

Education

McMaster University School of Social Work                        –

Addiction and Substance Abuse Counseling (Motivational Interviewing, Contingency Management and Matrix Model);

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and supervision of CBT for individual and group practice;

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills training (group and individual);

Narrative and Brief-Solution Focused Treatment Interventions for youth;

Trauma Informed Care and Traumatic Recovery Interventions;

Crisis Intervention (Telephone, Psychiatric and Mobile Response) for youth;

Skills for Safer Living (An Innovative Suicide Treatment Program).