John Hishon, B.S.W., M.S.W., R.S.W.

EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

My approach is to build a foundation of self-compassion and acceptance to open pathways to self-exploration and insight. I works to create a safe and authentic environment where clients can bring all aspects of their lives into focus.

Education & Experience

I earned his Bachelor of Social Work with the University of Windsor and his Master of Social Work from Wilfrid Laurier. I am an EMDR Certified Therapist as well I hold an Addictions Certificate from Wilfrid Laurier University. My prior experience includes working alongside Police on a First Response Crisis Team, as well as mental health crisis, addictions, and court diversion teams. John works with individuals with a focus on mental health, trauma, grief, addictions, and anger management.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

I have volunteered with a number of organizations over my lifetime.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Moral Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • Seniors
  • Veteran Center
  • Veterans/Military


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