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About Us

ken kwan psychologistDr. Ken Kwan
Dr. Kwan is the Founder and Executive Director of Oshawa Psychological & Counselling Services serving Oshawa and surrounding communities in Durham Region, and of Woodbine Psychological & Counselling Services serving Markham and surrounding communities in York Region. He recently spearheaded the successful launch of the Oshawa Psychotherapy Training Institute (OPTI), a unique training division of Oshawa Psychological & Counselling Services that focuses on providing mental health clinicians with both professional and personal quality learning as well as peer and clinical support.
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cathy GrayCathy Gray
Ms. Gray is a graduate of the 3-year Business program with a double major in Marketing and Business Administration from Canadore College of Applied Arts and Technology in North Bay, Ontario. She has over 15 years experience in marketing and office assistance. In addition, she is also an active community volunteer. She has served as a board member in a number of community organizations and committees including Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) and VOICE for Hearing Impaired Children.
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Jessica (Schroeder) AbramsDr. Narges Hosseini
Dr. Narges Hosseini is a registered psychologist with the College of Psychologists of Ontario.  Dr. Hosseini completed her Ph.D. in School and Child Clinical Psychology at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) at the University of Toronto. She was trained and practiced at York Central Hospital (aka: Mackenzie Health), Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Wise Elephant Family Health Team, and Toronto and York Region District School Board.
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Swiya Murti
Swiya Murti is a Psycho-Education Interventionist with a focus on applying research in psychology and neuroscience to the context of education and academic performance. She completed her Ph.D from University of Cambridge (UK) in the Centre for Neuroscience in Education, with her thesis topic on the cognitive skills underlying mathematics development.
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felix thomas psychologistDr. Felix C. Thomas
Dr. Thomas is a registered psychologist in clinical & counselling Psychology with the College of Psychologist of Ontario since 2006. He has 15 years of experience in rehabilitation services working with people with developmental disabilities, and six years of clinical counselling experience with Family Services York Region.
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Jessica (Schroeder) AbramsDr. Tammy Wong
Dr. Tammy Wong is a registered Marriage and Family Therapist and a Clinical Member and the Approved Supervisor with the Ontario Association for Marriage & Family Therapy (OAMFT), and American Association for Marriage & Family Therapy (AAMFT). Mrs. Wong obtained her B. Soc. Sc. in Psychology and M. Soc. Sc. in Educational Psychology from Hong Kong University.
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Dr. Sarah Yachison 
Dr. Sarah Yachison is registered as a School and Clinical Psychologist (Supervised Practice) with the College of Psychologists of Ontario. She received her Ph.D. in School and Applied Child Psychology at McGill University. She has completed clinical placements in school, hospital, community-based settings. Currently, she divides her time between the Toronto District School Board and private practice.
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Alan Yim
Alan Yim is a registered social worker (RSW) with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. He received his social work training at York University, Ontario and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work (BSW).  He also received his Master of Arts degree in School Guidance and Counselling (MA) and his Doctor of Education (EdD) degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
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