“KNOW ALL THE THEORIES, MASTER ALL THE TECHNIQUES, BUT AS YOU TOUCH A HUMAN SOUL BE JUST ANOTHER HUMAN SOUL”
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B.A., M.A.C.P., C.C.C.
REGISTERED PROVISIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST | COUPLES THERAPIST
Human development is a continuous journey of growth and transformation and we are all in a state of perpetual change.
Meet Toby, a dedicated and compassionate professional who is deeply committed to nurturing the well-being of others. With a heart that overflows with kindness and a spirit that radiates care, Toby’s journey is driven by a profound desire to walk alongside clients as they navigate their own path towards healing.
Toby’s approach is rooted in the belief that we are all in a state of perpetual change. This outlook forms the foundation of Toby’s therapeutic philosophy – a philosophy that seeks to collaboratively explore the diverse avenues of personal evolution, aiming to bring about tranquility and restoration to the narratives of those seeking solace.
Specializing in areas such as depression, anxiety, trauma, and grief, Toby possesses a comprehensive understanding of the intricate facets of the human experience. Drawing from a repertoire of evidence-based practices, including cognitive behavioral therapy, solution-focused therapy, person-centered therapy, mindfulness-based therapy, and Gestalt therapy, Toby’s approach is as versatile as it is effective. This toolkit of methodologies ensures that clients receive tailored support that addresses their unique needs.
As a respected member in good standing with the College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP) and the Canadian Counselling Psychotherapy Association (CCPA), Toby upholds the highest standards of professionalism and ethics. This unwavering commitment to integrity sets the stage for a therapeutic alliance built on trust, respect, and a shared commitment to growth.
Toby’s academic journey is a testament to his dedication. Having earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Grant MacEwan University, Toby continued his pursuit of knowledge, achieving a Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology Degree from Yorkville University. This academic foundation equips Toby with a profound understanding of human psychology, enabling him to navigate the complexities of the human mind with skill and compassion.
Beyond his professional qualifications, Toby’s ability to bridge language and culture sets him apart. Fluent in both English and Malayalam, Toby creates an inclusive space where individuals from diverse backgrounds can feel understood and valued.
In Toby, you will find not only a skilled therapist but a genuine partner in your journey towards healing. His empathy, expertise, and commitment to your well-being create a safe harbor in which transformation can unfold. With Toby by your side, you are not just a client – you are a fellow traveler on the path to a more fulfilling life.
- Behavioural Issues
- Marital/ Relationship Issues
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (cbt)
- Solution-Focused Therapy (sft)
- Mindfulness-Based Therapy
- Gestalt Therapy
- Person-Centered Therapy
- Registered Provisional Psychologist (#P7150), COLLEGE OF ALBERTA PSCYHOLOGISTS
- Canadian Certified Counsellor (CCC)
- MASTER IN COUNSELLING PSYCHOLOGY (M.A.C.P.), Yorkville University
- MASTER OF ARTS (B.A.), MacEwan University
- Member of the College Of Alberta Psychologists (CAP)
- Member of the Canadian Counselling Psychotherapy Association (CCPA)
- LEVEL 1 CLINICAL TRAINING, GOTTMAN METHOD COUPLES THERAPY
- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), Canadian Mental Health Association
- Suicide Prevention Summit Certified, CCPA, Mental Health Academy
- Alberta Blue Cross
- Medavie Blue Cross
- SSQ Financial
- Green Shield Canada
- Canada Life
LET'S GET PERSONAL
Outside of his professional life, Toby leads an active and fulfilling personal life. He cherishes quality time spent with close friends and family, often organizing gatherings and social outings. Toby’s love for nature takes him on exciting hiking and kayaking adventures, where he revels in the beauty of the great outdoors. His passion for sports shines through as he engages in basketball and soccer games, displaying his competitive spirit. Toby’s commitment to fitness is unwavering, with two provisional bodybuilding shows and an active membership in the Canadian Physique Alliance. Toby is a dedicated and competitive bodybuilder, embodying a fitness-focused lifestyle.