The Right Fit!

You haven’t felt like yourself for awhile, and days turn into weeks and things just don’t get better. It is time to stop struggling. Reaching out for help is hard. We will make it easier for you.

You deserve support.

At Maratos Counselling and Coaching, we are committed to helping you feel better, achieve your goals and get back to living your life on your terms.

We get it. You want someone who will listen to you without judgment or to give you solutions. Empathy means listening, understanding and holding space with you as you explore your history, your emotions, your traumas while you heal.

We see your work with us as just that: YOUR work.  We are guided by your wants and needs and use our expertise and clinical skills to help you get to where you want to go (but we are with you every step of the way).

Counselling, Psychotherapy and Coaching that is provided by therapists with experience in our field. We aren’t using you as a teaching project.  Our therapists are highly educated and qualified. Each associate has a minimum of a Master’s Level education, with further specialization, degrees, and training. 

We are excited to introduce our latest therapy group, the “Women’s Growth Collaborative”.

Therapy Group for Women in Brantford, On

Connect with us to learn more!

info@maratoscounselling.com

519-752-3653

Therapy Group for Women in Brantford, ON

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I can’t promise to solve all your problems but I can promise that you wont have to face them alone.
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WHAT TO EXPECT?

We want to make your visit with us the most comfortable we can, so we’ve provided some information about what to expect from your counselling experience.

  • Therapy and Counselling for Emotional and Mental Health
  • Perinatal Mental Health
    • Postpartum Anxiety and Depression
    • Postpartum Anger or Rage
    • Managing emotions during pregnancy
    • Partner communication and changes
  • Post Break Up Support
  • Coaching
  • Clinical Supervision for Mental Health Professionals
  • Organizational Consultation and Workshops
  • Group Therapy

Making the decision to seek therapy and support is difficult. It is important to find a therapist who feels like the “right fit” when taking the courageous step to open up about yourself.  Therapists utilize different communication and treatment strategies, and in fact, no two therapists are alike.  Alison and Rebekah are available to discuss your needs in a free telephone or email consultation where you can discuss in more depth specific questions you might have and they can outline in more detail how you will work together. They will listen to your needs and determine treatment strategies that meet these needs and help increase your motivation to address your issues and make positive changes.

Our office is located in Branford, On where we meet with clients for group and individual sessions in person. Our team is made up of Registered Social Workers (OCSWSSW) and Registered Psychotherapists (CRPO) who are both eligible to offer virtual and phone sessions to clients across Ontario, and are often covered by extended health benefits. 

In-Office Counselling Services: Sessions take place in person at our office, which is located within a medical practice.  This setting offers discretion and privacy in a comfortable office space.  It is centrally located with free parking and accessibility.

Telephone Counselling Services: If there are mobility issues or other obstacles to face-to-face meeting, telephone counselling can be arranged.

Video Counselling Services: Sessions can be conducted via teleconferencing programs where distance or mobility is a factor.

Psychotherapy services are often covered under extended health care benefit plans. In addition, therapy services can also be claimed as a medical expense on your income tax. Please check with your extended health care provider to determine if my services are covered and how much is available to you.

Many people choose to seek counselling support and pay out of pocket.  Most agree that they see the expense as an investment in themselves that ultimately serves to improve quality of life and work toward providing clarity on values and goals.  Our rate follows the professional fee guidelines for MSW’s established by the Ontario Association of Social Workers (OASW).

Intermediate Therapist: $135/session

Senior Therapist: $160/session

Clinical Director: $165/session

It is understandable that cost is an important factor for most people and determining the length of time that you will be in counselling is a consideration. Depending on the issue you are seeking therapy for, change can take place in a short-term period ranging from four to twelve sessions. To address concerns that have a deeper root and that have been with you for a prolonged period, longer term therapy may be indicated. The timing and duration of our work together is ultimately in your hands. We  will work with you to ensure you’re your intervention meets your needs.  Where affordability is an issue, we are willing to provide homework activities that can be completed outside of the therapy sessions so that appointments can be scheduled at less frequent intervals.

Other Support & Solutions

Maratos Counselling has specially-created resources available to help you through a wide range of challenges. These include Group Therapy and Self-Directed Resources such as:

  • Family Lifeline for loved ones of people suffering from addiction
  • Healthy Boundaries With No Apologies
  • Breakup Bootcamp
  • Turning Down the Volume on Anxiety
  • %*&K Covid

Please use the button below to explore more of these resources and how they will benefit you.

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Due to COVID-19, we are offering phone, video and limited in-person appointments at this time.