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Finding Therapy

Finding a psychotherapist or a psychoanalyst can be both challenging and rewarding.

When you are considering treatment, it is important to know what kind of therapy you are seeking. If you are interested in a highly exploratory approach, you may want to consider psychoanalysis, which is a more intensive and time committed form of therapy. Psychodynamic or psychoanalytic psychotherapy is less intensive, but does require a close working relationship in which emotions, thinking patterns and behaviors are closely examined with your therapist.

Both forms of psychoanalytic therapy will require an initial assessment, which is an opportunity to discuss with your therapist or analyst what you would like help with, and how that might be addressed through therapy or analysis. This is process in which both you and the therapist can assess whether the therapeutic relationship feels like a good fit, and better understand the benefits of engaging in a long term therapy.

The Toronto Psychoanalytic Society and Institute have a Referral Service which can help you in determining whether psychoanalytic treatment may be of benefit to you, and whether psychotherapy or psychoanalysis would be most appropriate. They will also be able to provide you with a list of therapists or analysts who currently have openings in their practice.

For further information about our Referral Service for psychotherapy or psychoanalysis, call the tps&i at 416-922-7770 or fax us at 416-922-9988.

To contact providers directly please use the directory below. You may select Psychoanalysts, Therapists or Training Analysts by category or by region using the drop-down menu.

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Peter Sutton BM, BCh, FRCP(C),

Member/ Psychoanalyst
164 Monarch Park Avenue Toronto Ontario M4J 4R6 Canada
Phone: 416-960-8996 Fax: 416-960-9673

Julio Szmuilowicz M.D., FRCPC, DABPN

Member/ Psychoanalyst
46 Edgecombe Avenue Toronto Ontario M5N 2X3 Canada
Phone: 416-783-3330 Fax: 416-783-3330

Gary Taerk M.D.,FRCP(C).

Member/ Psychoanalyst/ Training Analyst
300 St. Clair Avenue West Suite 102 Toronto ON M4V 1S4
Phone: 416-969-9795

Alex Tarnopolsky MD, FRCP (C), FRCPsyc (UK)

Member/ Psychoanalyst/ Training Analyst Fellow, British Paychoanalytical Society
27 Ardmore Rd Toronto Ontario M5P 1V6
Phone: 416 – 485- 7237 Cell Phone: 416 725 7237

Yone Teixeira RP

1, Rowanwood Ave., Suite 4 (Rosedale subway station) Toronto ON M4W 2L2
Cell Phone: 416-834-3929

Dena Tenenhouse B.A., R.P.

Affiliate/ Psychotherapist
307-121 Willowdale Ave Toronto ON
Phone: 416 4502681

Daniel Traub-Werner MD, FRCP(C)

Member/ Psychoanalyst/ Training Analyst
43 Oriole Gardens Toronto Ontario M4V 1V9 Canada
Phone: Mobile: 416-721-1814

Judy Turner Ph.D., C.Psych

Member/ Psychoanalyst
459 Eglinton Avenue West Suite 2 Toronto Ontario M5N 1A7 Canada
Phone: 416-485-8889

Elizabeth Tuters MSW, RSW, FIPA

Member/ Psychoanalyst
Toronto Ontario Canada
Phone: 416-509 – 2080

Kaspars Tuters MD, FRCP(C)

Retired Member/ Psychoanalyst
Toronto Ontario
Phone: 416 923 4657

Sarah Usher PhD., CPsych

Member/ Psychoanalyst
Toronto Ontario Canada

Madhusudana Rao Vallabhaneni MD, FRCP(C),

L-23, 692 Euclid Avenue Toronto ON M6G 2T9
Phone: 416 901 9020 Ext. 24

Chris Vanderwees Ph.D., R.P.

St. John the Compassionate Mission 155 Broadview Ave Toronto, ON M4M 2E9

Douglas Weir M.D.,FRCP(C).

1704-2200 Yonge Street Toronto ON M4S 2C6
Phone: 416 488 8628 Fax: 416 488-1082

Heather Weir MB, MRCPsych (Lon), FRCP

Member/ Psychoanalyst
845 St. Clair Ave West #301 Toronto Ontario Canada
Phone: 416-656-8359 Fax: 416-656-8760

Christina Whyte-Earnshaw Ph.D.

Member/ Psychoanalyst
Phone: 416-927-0911

Klaus Wiedermann PhD, CPsych

Member/ Psychoanalyst
1033 Bay Street #204 Toronto Ontario M5S 3A5 Canada
Phone: 416-962-6671 Fax: 416-929-2595

Gordon Yanchyshyn M.D., FRCP(C)

Member/ Psychoanalyst
180 Bloor Street West #1106 Toronto Ontario M5S 2V6 Canada
Phone: 416-960-9129
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