Julie Desjardins, C.C.C., M.ACP.

Offers In-person and virtual appointments
  • Psychotherapist
  • Woman
  • Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars. 34 rating(s).
Accepting new patients

Provider's hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
Closed

Description

Julie has worked with clients in the mental health industry with various community and non-profit organizations since 2007 and opened her private practice in Ottawa in 2017. She has extensive experience working with children and youth (8 years old +), students, adults, and seniors. Her approach to therapy focuses on teaching strategies from cognitive-behavioural, dialectical, acceptance and commitment, compassion and solution focused, and mindfulness. She provides a comfortable and safe space to talk, challenge yourself, and develop a positive mindset.

Conditions

  • Anxiety
  • Communication
  • Depression
  • Grief, loss, bereavement
  • Post-traumatic stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Trauma
  • Workplace stress

Services

  • Acceptance and commitment therapy
  • Attachment-based therapy
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Compassion-focused therapy
  • Culturally sensitive therapy
  • Dialectical behavior therapy
  • Emotionally focused therapy
  • Family counselling
  • Humanistic therapy
  • Marital counselling
  • Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
  • Person-centered therapy
  • Relationship counselling
  • Solution-focused brief therapy
  • Strength-based therapy

Clientele

  • Adults (18+)​
  • Couples​
  • Families​
  • LGBTQ2+
  • Seniors (65+)​
  • Teens (13-17)​

Languages spoken

  • English

Professional designations

  • Canadian Certified Counsellor (C.C.C.)
  • Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (M.ACP.)

Education

  • MA Counselling Psychology from Yorkville University (2012)
  • BA Psychology from Brock University (2007)

Professional associations

  • Registered Psychotherapist (qualifying) with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO).
  • Certified Canadian Counsellor with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA).
Facility Information

Summary

Providing mental health counselling and psychotherapy for those who are struggling with life's many stressors. Specializing in supporting and guiding people (10 years old +) who are suffering from anxiety, depression, PTSD/trauma, grief, relationship or parenting issues, and much more. Our therapeutic approach is solely focused on the client's needs, offering a safe space to talk without judgement, learning new skills/tools, finding solutions and challenging your mindset. If you feel your situation is complex, please call and see how we can work together to get through it.

Business hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
Closed

Services & supplies

  • Acceptance and commitment therapy
  • Attachment-based therapy
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Compassion-focused therapy
  • Culturally sensitive therapy
  • Dialectical behavior therapy
  • Emotionally focused therapy
  • Family counselling
  • Humanistic therapy
  • Marital counselling
  • Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
  • Person-centered therapy
  • Relationship counselling
  • Solution-focused brief therapy
  • Strength-based therapy

Amenities

  • Close to public transit
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair accessible
Google Map with the provider's location Google Map with the provider's location
1730 St. Laurent Blvd suite 800, Ottawa, ON K1G 3Y7

Provider's hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
Closed

Business hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
Closed