Shivani Dass has been providing therapy to individual adults, adolescents, and children, as well as couples and families for over 20 years. She sees people who are experiencing a wide range of concerns such as:
Therapist, Registered Social Worker MSW, RSW, DSSA
Shivani Dass draws on a variety of trauma-informed therapeutic modalities including
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness-Based (MBCT), Dialectical
Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Systems Therapy, Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT),
Emotion-Focused Therapy (EFT), Attachment based, Trauma Focused, Acceptance
and Commitment (ACT), Narrative, and Motivational Interviewing.
Shivani is client-centred, culturally sensitive, and strength based in her approach. She
is eclectic and uses several confidential, evidenced-based therapeutic techniques. In
addition to English, Shivani, speaks Bengali, Urdu, Hindi, and Punjabi languages.
Shivani has extensive teaching and research experience in Universities in the USA and
Canada. She has worked extensively in the areas of Mental Health, Vocational
Rehabilitation, and Addictions. She has a degree as a Certified Rehabilitation
Counsellor (CRC, rtd).
Membership: Ontario Association of Social Workers/9776
License: Ontario/801501 (Ontario College of Social Workers & Social Service Workers)