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Amrit Ahluwalia, MSW

Offers In-person and virtual appointments
  • Social Worker
  • Woman
  • Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars. 22 rating(s).
Accepting new patients

Provider's hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Description

Amrit is a Registered Social Worker and Psychotherapist. She completed her undergraduate degree in Health Studies at McMaster University, followed by a Master of Social Work from the University of Windsor.

Amrit works with young people and adults, of diverse backgrounds, to develop healthy relationships with themselves and others. For over 7 years, Amrit has worked directly within the community alongside marginalized groups, providing emergency and crisis support. Amrit has worked with a number of individuals to build resilience, and assist with various psychosocial needs. Amrit’s practice is

Conditions

  • Abuse
  • ADHD
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Binge eating disorder (eating disorders)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Body Image
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse or Violence
  • Eating disorders
  • Emotion Regulation
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Family planning
  • Grief, loss, bereavement
  • Infidelity
  • Insomnia
  • Loneliness
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive- Compulsive (OCD)
  • Panic disorder
  • Postpartum depression
  • Post-traumatic stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis
  • Relationship Issues
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-harming or suicidal behavior
  • Sex, sexuality, intimacy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Suicide
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
  • Workplace stress

Services

  • Acceptance and commitment therapy
  • Attachment-based therapy
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Cognitive processing therapy
  • Compassion-focused therapy
  • Culturally sensitive therapy
  • Dialectical behavior therapy
  • Emotionally focused therapy
  • Existential therapy
  • Family counselling
  • Family systems therapy
  • Feminist therapy
  • Group counselling
  • Humanistic therapy
  • Integrative therapy
  • Interpersonal psychotherapy
  • Marital counselling
  • Marriage and family therapy
  • Mentalization-based therapy
  • Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Multicultural therapy
  • Narrative therapy
  • Parent-child interaction therapy (PCIT)
  • Person-centered therapy
  • Play therapy
  • Positive psychology
  • Psychoanalytic therapy
  • Psychodynamic therapy
  • Psychological testing and evaluation
  • Rational emotive behavior therapy
  • Relational therapy
  • Relationship counselling
  • Schema therapy
  • Solution-focused brief therapy
  • Strength-based therapy
  • Structural family therapy
  • Therapeutic intervention
  • Trauma-focused cognitive behavior therapy

Clientele

  • Adults (18+)​
  • Children (under 12)​
  • Couples​
  • Families​
  • LGBTQ2+
  • Teens (13-17)​

Languages spoken

  • English

Professional designations

  • Master of Social Work (MSW)

Professional associations

  • OCSWSSW
Facility Information

Breaking Barriers Counselling Centre

Summary

At Breaking Barriers Counselling Centre, we are a group of mental health professionals aiming to break down stigma of mental health, traditional views of therapy, and redefine mental health care.

We recognize the value and privilege of a therapeutic relationship. With that in mind, we operate from an anti-racism, anti-oppressive framework that honours all identities and lived experiences.

Business hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Services & supplies

  • Acceptance and commitment therapy
  • Attachment-based therapy
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Cognitive processing therapy
  • Compassion-focused therapy
  • Culturally sensitive therapy
  • Dialectical behavior therapy
  • Emotionally focused therapy
  • Existential therapy
  • Family counselling
  • Family systems therapy
  • Feminist therapy
  • Group counselling
  • Humanistic therapy
  • Integrative therapy
  • Interpersonal psychotherapy
  • Marital counselling
  • Marriage and family therapy
  • Mentalization-based therapy
  • Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Multicultural therapy
  • Narrative therapy
  • Parent-child interaction therapy (PCIT)
  • Person-centered therapy
  • Play therapy
  • Positive psychology
  • Psychoanalytic therapy
  • Psychodynamic therapy
  • Psychological testing and evaluation
  • Rational emotive behavior therapy
  • Relational therapy
  • Relationship counselling
  • Schema therapy
  • Solution-focused brief therapy
  • Strength-based therapy
  • Structural family therapy
  • Therapeutic intervention
  • Trauma-focused cognitive behavior therapy
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1100 Golf Links Road, Ancaster, ON L9K 1J8

Provider's hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Business hours

Sunday
Closed
Monday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm