My name is Amy Spencer and I am a Registered Social Worker with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW) since 2017. I hold a Master of Social Work degree from Carleton University. My practice in psychotherapy uses evidence-based approaches in Motivational Interviewing (MI), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), and Mindfulness.
I have completed specialized training for perinatal mental health, CBT for perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, CBT for Insomnia, CBT for perinatal OCD, birth story processing, birth trauma, and I am certified in perinatal grief and loss.
I am working towards a specialization in perinatal mental health with Postpartum Support International: PMH-C. I am currently in step 4 of a 5 step certification process already completing: PSI 2-day Perinatal Mood Disorders: Components of Care Course and PSI's Advanced Psychotherapy Training.