Holistic, Client-Centered Therapy & Support.

Collette MacDonald and The Growth Group® assume a holistic approach to therapy that considers the emotional, cognitive, physical, mental health and spiritual needs of the client.

Our client centered approach ensures we are working with individuals according to your style, preference and capabilities. The Growth Group® does not expect you to fit into our frame of reference and do things our way.

On the contrary, we respect that each person is a unique individual with very personalized issues and ways of addressing them. For instance, although we may be addressing addictions with two different clients we do not use the same approach with both of them. We recognize that they each have their own past, beliefs, values and perceptions that are as unique to them as a fingerprint is.

 

Specific Professional Expertise

We work with a diverse range of complex issues including but not limited to:

  • Mood Disorders (Bipolar/Depression)
  • Treatment Resistant Anxiety Disorders
  • Eating Disorders/Self Mutilation
  • Adult and Adolescent ADHD
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Brief Strategic Interventions
  • Past Childhood Recovery Work From: Physical/Verbal/Emotional/Sexual Abuse
  • Addictive Lifestyle Recovery
  • Stress Management
  • Separation and Divorce Issues
  • Life/Career Transition
  • Grief Counseling
  • Obsessive/Compulsive Behaviour
  • Anger Management

Please call and leave a confidential message, at
(705)-728-6918.

or text me at (705)-715-3754


Regardless of the path you choose it will move you forward along your journey towards personal growth. We honour a number of belief systems and incorporate that in the process of growth and healthy change.
— Collette MacDonald

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The Growth Group® Telephone Therapy

Telephone therapy is a service offered at The Growth Group® to ensure that even if you are not able to attend therapy sessions at the office, your needs are being met. The Growth Group® offers our counselling sessions that extend beyond the office setting and can reach you anywhere you may live or work globally through telephone therapy. For additional information or to schedule an appointment please contact our office.


We travel with you along your path and ensure that you're exploration of the self is safe and positive. With each issue we respect that there are many different approaches and solutions and we encourage you to choose the one that fits best for you. This can range from basic level health teaching in specific areas such as developing self esteem, self-awareness, personal boundaries, communication strategies, emotional connection, social skills, stress management, anger treatment and improving personal judgment and insight.

We often progress to more sophisticated, in-depth levels related to personal self-excavation using a variety of psychotherapeutic approaches. A blending of Cognitive-Behavioural techniques may be added to accomplish progress and achieve successful life style choices. Regardless of the path you choose it will move you forward along your journey towards personal growth. We honour a number of belief systems and incorporate that in the process of growth and healthy change.

All Therapy Fees

The cost of each 50 minute counseling session varies.

Our services are not covered by OHIP however some extended health benefit plans provide coverage. Tax deductible health, education or business expense. Fees are payable at the time of service.

48 hour notice for cancellation or change. Monday - Friday: 7:00am to 6:00pm.


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Be your best self.

Regardless of the path you choose we will move you forward towards your personal growth.