Ms. Susan Schafer, Registered Psychotherapist

Preferred Name: Susie

Online Therapy

About Me

For me, healing has been a journey of making sense of the past, learning, grieving, working with shame and unseating false core beliefs. It involved releasing parts of myself that were stuck in the past and most of all, developing perseverance and self-compassion.

Education & Experience

My education includes an Honours degree in Business Administration from the University of Western Ontario (Richard Ivey School of Business)and a Masters degree in Psychology from the Adler Professional Graduate School in Toronto. I am a Registered Psychotherapist, and

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

I am a member of the Ontario Association of Mental Health Professions, and the secretary for the Ontario Regional Community of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Couples


  • English