Professional Focus and Approach
Dr. Elissa Golden is a seasoned psychologist adept at addressing a wide spectrum of psychological and academic challenges in children, adolescents, and adults. She adopts a collaborative approach, working closely with individuals and families to tailor meaningful improvements based on their unique goals and needs.
Dr. Golden's specialization extends to providing cognitive-behavioural therapy for anxiety and depression. Her rich background includes serving as the clinical coordinator of the Anxiety Treatment Centre at Nova Southeastern University during her graduate training. Additionally, she contributed to the well-being of undergraduate students at the Counselling and Psychological Services Centre at the University of Toronto. Dr. Golden's dual focus on assessment and therapy underscores her dedication to addressing the holistic needs of her clients.
Education and Experience
Dr. Golden's expertise is grounded in a Ph.D. from Nova Southeastern University, showcasing a solid academic foundation. Over the past six years, she has been actively involved in performing psycho-educational assessments for undergraduate students at the Accessibility Services Centre at the University of Toronto. Her multifaceted role also involves evaluating children and adolescents at Vince Murphy and Associates, demonstrating her commitment to diverse and comprehensive psychological assessments.