Our Therapists

Christina Bodington, MACP, RP

Mrs. Christina Bodington is a Registered Psychotherapist: holding a Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts Specialization Degree in Psychology, from Concordia University in Montreal Quebec.

Mrs. Bodington has been practicing within the field of psychology for over 12 years, providing both individual and group therapy. Mrs. Bodington works from a Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy lens, while integrating other approaches, such as mindfulness and Applied Behavioural Analysis principles. Her experience to date includes working with children and adolescents who are dealing with a variety of elements that affect their daily lives, such as anxiety, depression, symptoms of ADHD and challenging behaviours. Additionally, her blend of education, training, and experience assists her in providing guidance to parents by focusing on parents’ strengths, and promoting positive, successful parenting.

Natasha Noble, MACP, RP (Quali​fying)

Natasha Noble is excited to be an associate at Clinical Consultation and Counselling. Ms. Noble is a Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying) with the College of Registered Psychotherapist. She received her Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology from Yorkville University and earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Trent University. Working with individuals, couples and families, Ms. Noble uses approaches that include, but are not limited to, Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness, Relaxation and Grounding, Attachment Theory and Solution-Focused. She has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults with issues such as anxiety, depression, parenting challenges, relationships, anger management, trauma, and other stressors. Creating a trusting therapeutic alliance with clients and helping them learn effective skills are all part of her person-centred approach.​

Manjusha Thankappan, MSW, RSW

Ms. Thankappan is a registered Social Worker and clinical therapist with a Master's degree in Social Work. She has extensive experience working with individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, PTSD, anger, trauma, grief, shame, self-criticism, stress from difficult life transitions and relationship conflicts. She applies an eclectic approach in therapy based on each client's needs and provides a safe, non-judgmental authentic space for clients to work on meaningful goals. She has expertise in providing culturally competent therapy and works with diverse communities (immigrants, refugees, LGBT2SQ). Ms. Thankappan works with individual adult and adolescent clients. She incorporates the strategies and techniques drawn from Mindfulness-based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused, and Compassion-Focused approaches within strength-based therapy and integrates different treatment modalities to navigate one’s unique journey.

Patricia Mongeon, BA, BEd, MACP, RP

Ms. Mongeon has been working with individual adults and adolescents for over 25 years. She sees people who are concerned about a wide range of issues such as anxiety, depression, crisis management, addictions, and anger management. She also specializes in transition services for new immigrants and career counselling for displaced workers and new graduates. She employs approaches such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Based (MBCT), Eclectic, Family Systems, Narrative, Emotionally Focused, Culturally Sensitive and Strength Based. She has been in positions as a Professor in mental health treatment, Psychotherapist, Faculty and Community Services Program Coordinator. Ms. Mongeon has provided services in the community in the areas of addictions and mental health (outpatient, day treatment, residential). She has developed and taught several College courses in the clinical treatment of addiction and mood disorders.

Cathy Shurie, MSW, RSW, RSSW

Ms. Shurie has been working with individual adults, adolescents, and children, as well as couples, and families for 40 years. She sees people who are concerned about a wide range of issues such as anxiety, depression, trauma, anger management, family and marital conflict, and parenting. Ms. Shurie employs approaches such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness and Relaxation, Family Systems, Narrative, Attachment Based, Solution Focused, Strength Based. She has been in positions of program manager, clinical director, and clinical consultant. Ms. Shurie has provided services in the community in the areas of children's mental health, school, group and foster care, and private practice settings. She has conducted custody and access assessments and help couples deal with separation and divorce to reach an agreement. In addition, she conducts clinical training with professionals and client groups.