DR. ARBUS DR. WEIDENFELDER & ASSOCIATES

Our Doctors in Barrie and Vaughan offer Counselling and Therapy

Clinic Directors


Dr. Suzy Weidenfelder

Dr. Suzy Weidenfelder, C.Psych.

Office Location: Vaughan

Dr. Suzy Weidenfelder is a Clinical Psychologist registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario and is a member of the Ontario Psychological Association. Dr. Weidenfelder has several years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, families, and couples in hospital, community and private practice settings, including Brampton Civic Hospital, Whitby Mental Health Centre, York University Counselling and Development Centre, and the Oak Ridges Addiction Treatment Centre. She is the co-founder of Vaughan Psychologists and has been in private practice for over 10 years.

Dr. Kim Arbus

Dr. Kim Arbus, C.Psych.

Office Location: Vaughan

Dr. Kim Arbus is a registered Clinical Psychologist with the College of Psychologists of Ontario, and a member of the Ontario Psychological Association and American Psychological Association. She works with children, adolescents, families and adults. Dr. Arbus has had training in both inpatient settings and outpatient programs, providing assessment and therapeutic intervention for people experiencing mild to severe difficulties. Some of her experience includes her work at Brampton Civic Hospital, McMaster Children’s Hospital, Scarborough Hospital and the local school board. She is the co-founder of Vaughan Psychologists and has been in private practice for over 10 years.

Psychology Team


Dr. Stacy Lekkos, C.Psych.

Registered Psychologist
Office Location: Vaughan

Dr. Stacy Lekkos is a registered Clinical Psychologist with the College of Psychologists of Ontario and earned her doctorate in Clinical Psychology at Roosevelt University, Chicago. She has extensive experience in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT).  For many years she has worked with children, adolescents, families and adults.  Dr. Lekkos has trained in both inpatient and outpatient settings and has a great deal of experience working with a wide variety of problems including people who experience mood disorders, anxiety disorders and personality disorders.  Dr. Lekkos is bi-lingual and also able to provide services in Greek.


Dr. Ashley Morgan, C.Psych.

Registered Psychologist
Office Location: Woodbridge

Dr. Ashley Morganis a registered Clinical Psychologist with the College of Psychologists of Ontario and obtained her PhD in Clinical Developmental Psychology from York University. She completed her predoctoral internship with the Toronto Area Internship Consortium, working at the Toronto District School Board, the OISE Psychology Clinic, and at Integra, a children’s mental health agency specializing in the treatment of children and youth with learning disabilities and mental health concerns. She has trained in a variety of settings, including Reach Out Centre for Kids, the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, the York University Psychology Clinic, and in private practice. Dr. Morgan works with children, adolescents, and families.


Dr. Shannon Robinson, C.Psych

Registered Psychologist
Office Location: Vaughan  and Woodbridge

Dr. Shannon Robinson is a Clinical and Counselling Psychologist registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario and is a member of the Canadian Psychological Association. Dr. Robinson works with adults and has gained over 14 years of experience providing assessment and treatment at various sites, including Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences, the Ryerson and York University Counselling Centres, the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), and North York General Hospital. Dr. Robinson has training and experience in a number of psychotherapy approaches including, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing.  She works with adolescents and adults and provides a accepting atmosphere for patients to process their emotional struggles.


Dr. Christina Iorio, C.Psych

Registered Psychologist
Office Location: Vaughan

Dr. Christina Iorio completed her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at Lakehead University, and is registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario. Her professional experiences include positions at William Osler Health System, Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences, the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, St. Joseph’s Care Group, and the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Iorio has extensive experience treating mood and anxiety disorders and related concerns in adults. She also works with couples seeking to gain support to navigate through their relationship difficulties. Dr. Iorio’s approach to therapy is focused on providing a supportive, collaborative, and empowering environment for clients, allowing them to build upon their strengths and move towards achieving their personal goals. Dr. Iorio works primarily from a Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) framework, and applies elements of mindfulness, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), and Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) when appropriate. She believes in utilizing evidence-based approaches which are tailored to each individual’s needs.


Dr. Julie Cinamon, C.Psych.

Office Location: Vaughan and Woodbridge

Dr. Julie Cinamon completed her Ph.D. in the Clinical-Developmental Psychology program at York University. Julie has a special focus on working with young children, adolescents, parents, and families seeking support for difficulties with mood, anxiety, emotion regulation, behavior, attention, and developmental trauma. She is skilled in providing cognitive behavioural therapy, family therapy, play therapy and talk therapy.  Julie completed her pre-doctoral internship training at the Hincks-Dellcrest Centre. She also trained at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Aisling Discoveries, Summerville Family Health Team, and in University psychology clinics in addition to her ongoing work in a variety of private practice settings.


Dina Tsirgielis, MA Counselling Psychology

Registered with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (RP-Q)
Office Location: Vaughan and Woodbridge

Dina Tsirgielis completed her Masters degree in Counselling Psychology at the University of British Columbia and completed clinical training at the University of British Columbia’s Scarfe Counselling Centre and Surrey Mental Health and Substance Use Services at Surrey Memorial Hospital.

Dina has experience providing individual counselling to clients dealing with personal hardships, depression, anxiety, interpersonal difficulties, Borderline Personality Disorder, trauma as well as interpersonal and relationship issues. She also led Cognitive Behavioural Therapy groups for anxiety and depression, as well as a Dialectical Behaviour Therapy group for individuals struggling with Borderline Personality Disorder.

Dina works with both adults and adolescents of diverse cultural and economic backgrounds who want to gain understanding into their situation, and learn ways to make lasting changes in their lives.  By creating a supportive and empathic environment in which clients feel understood, Dina works with clients to identify their unique strengths and abilities. She also teaches skills and strategies to enable clients to feel empowered to manage and cope with life challenges and actively engage in their lives.

Her therapeutic approach includes a variety of evidence-based therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and mindfulness based approaches.


Margaret Field, Masters of Psychology

Office Location: Vaughan and Woodbridge

Margaret Field has a Masters of Psychology from the Adler Graduate Professional School. She is committed to creating a supportive, non-judgemental and compassionate therapeutic environment. Margaret has experience working with children and adolescents in both a private practice and the Peel District School Board. She is passionate about helping children overcome self-esteem and anxiety issues as well as facilitate positive social and emotional development. Additionally, she has previously worked with adults in private practice who are facing a variety of mental health and behavioural challenges including mood disorders, trauma, attachment, work issues as well as life transition. Her Adlerian framework allows her to incorporate other modalities such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Dialectic Behavioural Therapy and Emotion Focused Therapy, as she tailors the therapeutic approach to meet each client’s unique needs.


Consulting Psychologists

Dr. Jessica Rosenthal, C. Psych.

Clinical Psychologist
Office Location: Vaughan


Contact Us

To book an appointment, please visit the links below:

VAUGHAN LOCATION
WOODBRIDGE LOCATION

Hours:
By Appointment Only
Daytime/Evening/Weekend Appointments Available

Languages:
English