900 Guelph Street, Suite 407
Kitchener, Ontario N2H 5Z6
Office: (519) 573-5504
Fax: (519) 896-0272




Canadian Psychological Association. Member.
Ontario Association for Family Mediation (OAFM). Accredited Family Mediator.
Family Mediation Canada (FMC). Accredited Family Mediator.
ADR Institute of Ontario (Canada). Mediator.
Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC).
Workplace Mediation Association. EAP Accredited Mediator.
Conflict Auditors Association of North America. Accredited Conflict Auditor.


Private Practitioner (Clinical Therapist/Assessor/Educator/Mediator/Conflict Auditor/Parenting Coordinator)

Current interests and caseload include mediation, men's issues, sexuality, sexual offence, risk management of parolees in the community, family violence, adolescence, parenting, parenting coordination, workplace violence, trauma, and pain management. Treatment modalities include Individual, Couple, Family, and Group Therapy. Other services include Assessment, Mediation, Family Law Arbitration, Family Life Education, Critical Incident Stress Debriefing, Workshop/Training, Consultation and Clinical Supervision. Location: Guelph and Wellington, Peel, London, St. Catherines, Wellands and Waterloo Regions. September 1985 to Present.


Sexual Offence Specific

Sexual Abuse Specific

Anger Management & Violence

Family Life Educator


A member of Queen Elizabeth Public School Council. Kitchener, Ontario. 1996 to 1998. To provide an advisory role to the school principal and school board trustees in their decision-making on educational matters.

A member and Board of Director of the Sand Hills Community Development, Inc. Kitchener and Waterloo, Ontario. August 1988 to June 1991. A nonprofit corporation providing transitional housing and resettlement services for refugees in townhouse units of the Sand Hills Cooperative Homes, Kitchener.

Resettlement of Vietnamese refugees in Kitchener-Waterloo and Toronto areas. January 1980 to August 1988.

A founding member and Board of Director of the Brighton Yards Housing Cooperative. Waterloo, Ontario. October 1984 to October 1985. A 2.5 million dollars, 45 units, nonprofit housing cooperative.


Introduction to Couples Assessment. University of Waterloo, Renison College B.S.W. Program. Waterloo. October 24th, 2014.

Management Staff & Volunteer Training: Supportive Monitoring of Parolees in the Community. The Salvation Army & Circles of Support & Accountability. Waterloo Region. November 19th, 2012.

ADR: Theories & Best Practices. Conestoga College, Community & Criminal Justice Program. Doon Campus, Kitchener. March 14th, 2012.

Bill 168 OHSA – Harassment & Violence in the Work Place. The Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics. Waterloo. March 5 & 9, 2010.

Management Staff Training: Crisis Intervention in the Work Place. Regional Municipality of Waterloo, EIS Dept., April 7, 2009.

Anti-Harassment Awareness in the Work Place. The Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics. Waterloo. September 16, 2008.

Recognizing and Preventing Burnout. Sybase. Waterloo. September 19, 2007.

Child Protection Mediation: An Advanced Certificate Course. Co-/Helper of Joan Sinclair & Kathleen Chapman. 3 Full-Days Certificate Course. Waterloo. December 4 – 6, 2006.

Facilitate the development of Team Vision, Mission Statements & Values of the “Two Rivers Family Health Team”. Cambridge, Ontario. September 21st, 2006.

Opening the Door to Working with Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse: Working Successfully with Adult Survivors. AMVOSA Full-Day Training Workshop, Guelph. May 17, 2006.

Opening the Door to Working with Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse: Therapeutic Best Practices with Adolescent Male Survivors. AMVOSA Half Day Training Workshop, Fergus. April 19, 2006.

Supporting Our Schools in Managing Risk with Sexually Acting Out Young People. Waterloo Catholic District School Board. Kitchener . December 16 th , 2005

Work Place Violence. Regional Municipality of Waterloo, EMS Management Group. Kitchener. May 16, 2005.

Panel: Management of Male Adolescent Sexual Offenders in Family & Children’s Services Care. Family & Children’s Services of Waterloo Region. Kitchener. May 9, 2005.

Conflict Management in the Work Place. World Access. Waterloo. November 5th & 12th 2004.

Crisis Prevention: Managing Potentially Dangerous Situations. Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Provincial Offences Court Administration, August 17, 2004.

Using Family Therapy in Child Protection Cases. WLU Part-Time Master of Social Work Studies. Advanced Clinical Social Work. March 16, 2004.

Successful Supervision: Role of the Supervisor. Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Employment & Income Support, & Social Services, November 12, 2003.

Work Place Violence. Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Joint Health & Safety Committee, October 30, 2003.

Violence in the Work Place. Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Grand River Transit, October 20 - 22, 2003.

Working with Young Male Sexual Offenders. Huron County CAS & Police, Goderich. February 6, 2003.

Conflict Management & Resolution Workshop. D.A.C. Trucking Company. Paris & Walkerton. September 19, 2002.

De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations. Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Community Mental Health Division. September 18 & 20, 2002.

Opening the Door to Successful Therapy with Sexually Abused Males. 24 th Annual Guelph Sexuality Conference. University of Guelph, Ontario. June 19, 2002.

Therapeutic Best Practices with Adolescent Male Survivors. AMVOSA Half Day Training Workshop, Kitchener. May 8, 2002.

Crisis De-escalation Training. Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Social Services Department. April 18, 2002.

Working with Developmentally Handicapped Sexual Offenders. Walkerton Community Support, Walkerton. October 17, 2001.

Understanding & Responding to Potentially Violent Employees in the Workplace - An Overview. Regional Municipality of Waterloo, Human Resources Department. June 29, 1999.

Child Pornography, Pedophiliac & the Internet - An Overview. Presentation to the Waterloo Region Sexual Offenders Treatment Network (Kitchener), Waterloo Region F&CS. April 15, 1999.

Clinical Work with Asian Clients. A Seminar for Therapists and Occupational Nurses of Wellington Industrial Medical & Homewood Health Services. Guelph, Ontario. November 27, 1996.

Sexual Offender Specific Treatment - An Overview. Presentation to the Master of Social Work graduating class, 1996. Wilfred Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario. February 29, 1996.

Adolescent Sexual Offender Group Treatment. Presentation to the Social Services graduating class, 1996. Mohawk College, Brantford, Ontario. November 27, 1995.

Systemic Social Learning Approach to Treatment of Adolescents & Families in the Milieu. Lutherwood Children's Mental Health Centre, Waterloo, Ontario. September 5, 1995.

Adolescent Sexual Offender - Engagement & Treatment Issues. A Training Course for mental health practitioners. Lutherwood Children's Mental Health Centre, Waterloo, Ontario. November - February, 1995.

Clinical Profiles of Male Adult Sexual Perpetrators. Presentation to the Waterloo Region Office of the Ministry of Community & Social Services. November 22, 1994.

A Cognitive Behavioral Approach for Group Treatment of Male Adolescent Perpetrators. Presentation to The Sexual Abuse Treatment Program of Family & Children's Services of Waterloo Region. November 25, 1994.

Assessment & Treatment of Adolescent Sexual Offender. A Training Workshop for Probation Officers of the Waterloo Region. October 5, 1994.

Gender Issues: Co-Therapy of Male Sexual Offender Group. Presentation to Child & Adolescent Perpetrators Treatment System (London), CPRI. February, 1993.


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