B.A, Criminology, Addiction Therapy Specialist
Laura is an addictions counsellor at Addiction Rehab Toronto. From St. John’s, Newfoundland, Laura comes to Addiction Rehab Toronto with experience in crisis management, counselling, LGBTQ+, research and program development. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Honors in Sociology and Gender Studies and a Certificate of Criminology. She is currently working on her Social Work degree at Ryerson University. She has completed training in ASSIT, CPR Level C + AED, ASL and Opioid Overdose Education, Prevention & Response. Laura has experience working in women’s centres, harm reduction and mental health. She is interested in social work approaches and counselling theories that promote accessibility, anti-oppression, decolonization, queer and trans*, and feminism. As a counsellor, she provides support. resources, and tools to encourage and empower the change, the transition and the success in others.