Private Practice Therapists ~ Working with Eating Disorders
Dr. AIi Callard
Fees: $140/hour, sliding scale available
Clientele: Adults, 18 years and older
Notes: Individual therapy for relationship issues, depression, anxiety, addictions, eating disorders, financial stress from a humanistic/existential perspective. Appointments can be made by phone or email.
Dr. Michelle Duwyn, C. Psych.
Suite 212 – 111 Waterloo St. London ON N6B 2M4
Referral: Self or other (a physician referral may be needed to claim costs if you have work benefits)
Clientele: Adults and adolescents (16 years +)
Notes: Individual assessment and treatment for anxiety, depression, eating disorders, body image issues, chronic pain and chronic disease, health problems, and relationship issues. Treatment approach varies depending on need, and often incorporates cognitive-behavioural therapy, motivational interviewing, dialectical behaviour therapy, and mindfulness-based approaches.
Dr. Joan Clayton ~ Psychologist
513 Princess Ave.
Clientele: 14 years and older
Notes: Therapy for depression, eating disorders, anxiety, trauma, sexual issues, stress. Focus on well-being and holistic, spiritual issues and tai chi
Dr. Romola Dugsin, PhD ~ Clinical Psychologist
37 Elmwood Ave. East
Fees: $150/hour, sliding scale available.
Referral: Self, call directly
Clientele: Adults, adolescents and families
Notes: Works with eating disorders and family traumas. But can work with a variety of patients, specializes in psychiatry and psychology.
Lynne Hamilton ~ B.A., B.Ed., M.Ed. Registered Psychotherapist
Cheapside and William Streets, London, ON N5Y 3X5
Fees: $120 per session (this includes HST); initial phone consultation option available
Clientele: 16 years and older
Notes: Since 1987, Lynne has helped women recover from disordered eating behaviours, food and weight preoccupation and body image dissatisfaction through individualized treatment. She has a special interest in working with those who struggle in mid-life and later-life stages. She also has extensive experience counselling clients with binge-eating disorders.
Shelia O’Donovan ~ Psychotherapist, Registered Art Therapist, Trauma Specialist
14 Deer Park Circle
Wait: 2 weeks
Clientele: Children, adolescents and young adults ages 8-25 years old
Notes: Focus on body image and self-image, issues surrounding eating disorders and trauma
Dorit Osher, MA, MSW, RSW ~ Psychotherapist, Expressive Arts Therapist, Social Worker
408 Queens Ave
Fees: $110/hour, sliding scale available to $70
Wait: 1-2 weeks
Clientele: Adults, adolescents and children
Notes: Eating Disorders, Anxiety and Depression. Healing provided through Psychotherapy, dance and movement therapy and expressive arts therapy.
Gillian Yealland ~ Registered Psychotherapist and Registered Art Therapist
Northeast London, address provided upon appointment booking
Wait: 1-2 weeks
Clientele: Children, adolescents and adults
Notes: individual therapy for eating disorders, bereavement and loss. Art materials included in fee.
Jerilyn Hurwitz ~ B.A., B.S.W., M.S.W., RSW (Registered Social Worker)
110 Riverside Drive, London, ON
Phone: (519) 872-6002
Wait: 1-2 weeks
Clientele: Males and females ages 12 and up
Notes: Individual counseling specializing in eating disorders, self-esteem, and body image. Also accepting referrals for individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, grief and loss, life transitions, and stress. My practice is client-centred and there is an emphasis on creating a safe space for individuals to feel heard, understood, and given a voice.
Dr. Robert Unger ~ Psychologist
186 Albert St, Suite 201
Referral: Self or Physician
Wait: 5-10 days
Clientele: 12 years and older, or with families
Notes: Specializes in eating disorders
Jennifer Kausky, MSW, RSW ~ Psychotherapy for Women and Couples
1255 Commissioners Road West, Suite 235,
Fees: $70-130 Sliding scale available.
Notes: My Psychotherapy practice is dedicated to compassionate, flexible, and affordable counselling for Women, Mothers and Daughters (a unique blend of relationship and family counselling), and Couples. I have a special interest in improving the lives of women, whether meeting individually, with their daughter(s), or with their partner. Areas of competency include (among others) anxiety (including social anxiety and shyness), depression, self-esteem and body-image (including disordered eating). Please visit my website for further details, and a Free Newsletter.
Cheryl Stewart, M.Ed. ~ Counselor/Psychotherapist
Fanshawe & Adelaide Area
Clientele: Ages 15+
Notes: grief, depression, sadness, life losses, problem eating, relationship issues, self-esteem, spirituality, anxiety, sexuality, trauma, abuse, addictions, and parenting issues.
London Equine Assisted Therapy
Fees: $100/hour session, receipts provided for insurance purposes
Wait Times: within 7 – 10 days
Clientele: Equine Assisted Therapy is a powerful therapeutic opportunity to work with horses (no riding involved) to address issues related to anxiety, depression, disordered eating, addictions, grief/loss, survivor/trauma issues and self-esteem. Horses are part of the therapeutic team which includes a certified mental health practitioner and an equine specialist. Beautiful outdoor and indoor space further enhances the therapeutic experience, just minutes north of London. Individual, family and group sessions.
Cynthia Galloway, MEd (Counselling Psychology), RD, RMFT ~ Registered Psychotherapist
186 Albert St. Suite 304
Referral: Self or physician
Clientele: Adolescents and adults, 16 years and older
Notes: Cynthia helps clients to normalize their eating while dealing with underlying emotional issues. Trained in EMDR and body work, she also helps people heal from all types of trauma, including sexual abuse.
Adela Gorodzinsi, M.Ed., CBT ~ Body Oriented Psychotherapist, Traumatic Incident Reduction Facilitator
Address provided to individuals by Adela once they have connected
Wait: 10 days
Clientele: All ages
Notes: Healing in Process – Body Oriented Psychotherapy, Bio-energetic Analysis Therapy, Counseling, Parenting, Anger Management, Relationship Counseling, Relaxation Through Movement