Therapist Profile

Accepting New Clients

Natalie Sammut

St. George / Bloor
Toronto, Ontario
(416) 823-1267 (phone)

I am a trained and experienced registered psychotherapist, having done my training through the Centre for Training in Psychotherapy (CTP) . In addition, I am a registered social worker (RSW), and a member of the Canadian Association for Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (CAPT).

My professional background includes over 35 years experience of working with children in play therapy, crisis assessment of adolescents, family therapy in a major family services agency, and my current work of psychotherapy with adults, families, children and teens. For 8 years, I co-facilitated Meditation for Health groups (mindfulness-based stress reduction).

I am married, and a foster mother of a 19-year-old girl. As a foster parent, I have dealt with many children with significant attachment and behavioural issues.

I have been and I am currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Psychotherapy Referral Service.

  • Certification

    Registered Psychotherapist, Diploma from the Centre for Training in Psychotherapy, Registered Social Worker
  • Fees

    sliding scale - As a registered social worker, my services may be covered by insurance benefit packages. Clients must confirm this with their insurers
  • Training

    Centre for Training in Psychotherapy
  • Approaches and Techniques

    Attachment Theory, Counselling, Family Therapy, MBSR-Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction, Play Therapy with Children, and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Focus

    Abuse in Childhood, Adoption, Anger Issues, Anxiety, Depression, Divorce and Separation, Emotional Healing, Family, Intimacy Issues, Loss and Grief, Sexual Abuse, and Stress
  • Age Specialty

    Preteens (11 to 13), Teenagers (14 to 19), Youth (20 - 25), Adults, and Elders
  • Religious Specialty

  • Spoken Language

  • Session Format

    Private Sessions