Ms. Scholastica Asahchop, RSW, MSW
I provide counselling to those experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma, and other emotional challenges. I also offer pre-marital and couples counselling, Grief and loss, racial trauma and parental couching. I offer Christian / faith-based counselling upon request, where I use an integrative approach, incorporating spiritual and biblical concepts. I utilize both long-term and brief interventions approach to meet clients’ unique needs. I perform comprehensive psychosocial assessments and develop individualized treatment plans tailored to clients' needs. I work from a strength based, trauma informed framework, evidence-based practices and committed to an anti-oppressive approach.
Education & Experience
Scholastica Asahchop is a Clinical Social Worker / Psychotherapist with over 17 years of clinical experience. She obtained a Bachelor of Social Work degree from McGill University in 2004 and a Master of Social Work degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in 2008. Scholastica also completed a school of Discipleship program with a diploma in 2015 and a trained EMDR Therapist. She provides a warm, safe, and a nonjudgmental environment for her clients. She is interested in the holistic approach and utilizes creativity and flexibility to formulate treatment goals which suit the diverse and unique needs of clients.
Professional & Volunteer Affiliations
Scholastica is registered with the Ontario College of Social Workers & Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW) and a member of the Ontario Association of Social Workers (OASW). Award recipient - 2022 Lerners Health Care Champion Anti-Black racism Lead and Coach Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) Practitioner A mentor, activist, community Builder and advocate for equitable mental health
- Anger Management
- Anxiety/Panic Attacks
- Family Issues
- Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Sexual Abuse
- Stress Management
- Traumatic Incident
- Adolescents (13-17)
- Children (4-12)
- Sliding Scale