Kirsten Dezort, LMSW

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

About Me

I am passionate about providing compassionate and sensitive EMDR treatment to traumatized populations- especially Perinatal Mental Health. I am located in Ontario but offer online/phone therapy too.

Education & Experience

I have been a licensed clinical social worker for 16 years. I have practiced in Michigan and Ontario. I received my MSW from the University of Michigan in 2005 and BSW from the University of Michigan-Flint in 2004. I was trained in EMDR in 2015. I am now a Certified EMDR therapist, Consultant-in-Training, and Regional Coordinator. I am experienced providing complex trauma treatment within EMDR. I have attended numerous trainings on perinatal mental health, birth trauma, postpartum mood disorders, etc.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Member of Postpartum Support International

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • First Responders

Language

  • English

Insurance


Prolink- through the OASW (Ontario Association of Social Workers)