About Ockrant Counselling
Susan is a compassionate, empathetic and skilled therapist who has been successfully helping clients examine their thoughts and feelings, while achieving a greater sense of their own worth. She has years of experience providing individual, couple and family counselling. Susan draws from several treatment modalities including client centered, cognitive behavioral, emotion and solution focused therapy.
Susan has worked for McMaster University providing counselling for students for the past 9 years. Before coming to McMaster she worked in a variety of counselling settings where she provided counselling for a range of life challenges, including women who had experienced the loss of a partner, individuals that had experienced abuse, and youth that had experienced emotional and behavioral struggles.
Susan has extensive education in counselling. She graduated from York University with an Undergraduate degree in Psychology and Undergraduate degree in Social Work. Susan graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with her Masters of Social Work. She also regularly attends ongoing professional development.
Susan is a member in good standing of The Ontario Association of Professional Social Workers and the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. She is responsible to adhere to the standards of practice set by the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers