Registered Social Worker, Psychotherapist

Jelani is a Registered Social Worker (RSW) with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW) and Certified Cognitive-Behavioural Therapist. Jelani has been working in the mental health field for over 10 years and is committed to helping people create positive change in their lives. Jelani’s primary approach to treatment is Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). CBT is an effective evidenced-based treatment, which means that the positive benefits of the treatment have been studied extensively. Jelani is certified as a CBT Therapist by the Academy of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies (A-CBT) and the Canadian Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (CA-CBT).

His specialty areas include: depression, anxiety disorders, stress management, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).

Jelani’s mission is to empower people in their lives through the use of CBT. Life can get better. You can change the way you think, feel and respond to situations. Jelani looks forward to walking alongside you as you chart your course towards a better future.

Jelani’s private practice is based out of Whitby, ON.