Dr. Karen Ghelani, Ph.D., C.Psych.
(905) 752-6789, ext. 101
Dr. Karen Ghelani, Psychologist and Director of the Chrysalis Centre in Markham, works with a wide range of emotional and mental health concerns for children, adolescents and adults. She provides treatment for mood disorders, anxiety related disorders and Autism Spectrum Disorders. She provides psychological (for socio-emotional concerns), psychoeducational (for learning disabilities) and gifted assessments.
Dr. Ghelani has a special interest in ADHD across the life span and can provide diagnostic and treatment services to youth and adults.
Therapy approaches are geared toward the needs of the client and may include CBT, Emotion Focused Therapy, and Mindfulness.
Dr. Ghelani obtained her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education/University of Toronto. She is a member of the College of Psychologists of Ontario. She is on the Board of Directors for CADDRA –Canadian ADHD Resource Alliance. Dr. Ghelani is also Clinical Adjunct Faculty with the York University Psychoeducational Clinic (YUPC) where she supervises graduate students in their administration of assessments to children, adolescents and adults.
Dr. Ghelani is available in the office on Tues/Wed/ Thurs.