My name is Vera Voroskolevska and I am a therapist, social worker, and a doctoral candidate (Clinical Psychology) at Fielding Graduate University. I obtained my Masters degree in Social Work from University of Windsor, Specialized Honours BA in Psychology from York University, and Developmental Services Diploma from Humber College. I held several clinical and management positions with a number of organizations including Specialized Network of Care, Community Outreach Programs in Addictions, Durham Mental Health Services, and others. Most recently, I was employed at Covenant House Toronto as Clinical Services Manager where I was responsible for overseeing the provision of family work, substance use, social work, and healthcare services to homeless youth. My volunteer and community involvement includes Research Ethics Board at University of Toronto, Board Director at Gerstein Crisis Centre, Board Director at Nellies, Shelter for Women and their Children, and others. I am also a Tobacco Cessation Practice Leader for Tobacco Control Area Networks (Toronto and Central East Regions).
I am fluent and am happy to provide services in either English or Russian.
My areas of practice include:
- life transitions and adjustment difficulties
- depression and anxiety
- relationship counselling and coaching
- substance use
- work-life balance and career challenges
- concentration difficulties
- relationship difficulties and conflict resolution/management