Dr. Rixi Abrahamsohn received her PhD in psychology from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto. She completed her predoctoral residency training at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in the Mood and Anxiety Program. Her areas of interest and expertise include diagnostic assessment and the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders. Dr. Abrahamsohn has extensive experience providing cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) in a variety of inpatient and outpatient settings.
At CBT Associates, Dr. Abrahamsohn provides individual treatment for adults with social phobia, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, and interpersonal and relationship issues. She is a member of the College of Psychologists of Ontario, Canadian Association of Cognitive Behavioural Therapies (CACBT) and the Ontario Psychological Association. Dr. Abrahamsohn is also CACBT-ACTCC Certified in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.
Please note that our associates work with many presenting issues, some of which are not listed in this biography. Please speak to our intake team at 416-363-4228 for more information.
CBT Associates is a large, well-established and rapidly-growing network of clinics that provides evidence-based psychological services to children, adolescents, adults of all ages, and couples.
We are a highly-qualified group of over 50 psychologists and psychological associates who provide personalized, compassionate, respectful and discreet treatment with the highest level of... Read More
To help us reliably meet the needs of all our clients, we must ask you to provide 24 hours’ notice when cancelling or rescheduling an appointment. Appointments without sufficient notice will be charged the full fee.Read More
Psychologists are closely aligned with psychiatrists as both are highly-trained professionals. Psychiatrists are oriented toward pharmaceutical solutions (some illnesses in fact lend themselves to medication versus talk therapy, such as severe depression or schizophrenia); while psychologists are oriented toward talk therapy as a solution.
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The first important difference between psychotherapists and psychologists is the number of years of education and training required to register by each college. The College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario requires members to complete any recognized training program in psychotherapy, with 450 hours of direct client contact, and 100 hours of clinical supervision. In contrast, to... Read More