Michelle Harris, M.S.W., R.S.W

Registered Social Worker & Clinical Traumatologist

​Owner & Operator


As a Registered Social Worker and Clinical Traumatologist Michelle specializes in providing supportive counselling and therapy to children, youth and families. Michelle's background has been primarily working in Community Mental Health Organizations with children, youth, adults and families and most recently in a hospital environment with an adolescent population.   In addition to this, Michelle has had the opportunity to work overseas and experience working with people from all backgrounds and cultures in various environments.​​

​​Michelle holds a Masters of Social Work degree and is a registered member of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (Reg. No: 820526) and the Ontario Association of Social Workers (Reg. No. 14123).  Michelle is a Certified Clinical Traumatologist (TITC-TC) and provides care for individuals who have experienced trauma or who have been diagnosed with PTSD.  Michelle has had the opportunity to do several presentations on Children's Mental Health and contribute to feature articles on mental health, substance abuse and available community resources.


Education & Credentials
  • Certified Trauma Practitioner - Clinical (CTP-C), The National Institute for Trauma and Loss in Children (In Progress)

  • Clinical Traumatologist (TITC-CT), Traumatology Institute 

  • Masters of Social Work (MSW), University of Windsor

  • Bachelor of Social Work (BSW), University of Victoria

  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), York University


TRAININGS
  • Through the Eyes of Children and Teens: Trauma, Fostering Post-Traumatic Growth and Resiliency In A Traumatic World, Ananda Mental Health Workshops

  • Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT): Using DBT To Treat Emotional Dysregulation Disorders, Ananda Mental Health Workshops

  • ​Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT): Beyond the Basics of DBT, Ananda Mental Health Workshops 

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT Essentials & CBT for Anxiety and Depression), Beck Institute for Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

  • ​Triple P Parenting Program – Standard and Standard Stepping Stones 

  • Triple P Parenting Program – Primary Care and Primary Care Stepping Stones 

  • Single Session Counselling Training 

  • Cognitive Behavioural Substance Abuse Counselling Seminar

  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) 

  • Restorative Justice Facilitator, RCMP Model Training    


Major Presentations

Feature articles


About Michelle

Call or Text: 705-795-9708
Email: info@michelleharris.ca

​Michelle Harris​ & Associates

​​​Supportive Counselling and Therapy for Children, Youth and Families