Our expertise enable us to offer evident-base, effective and individualized psychological care. We treat a number of mental health issues, relationship challenges and stress in life. We provide a safe and non-judgmental ground to individuals, families, and couples.
Our focus is to help individuals process, gain insights, become aware of their inner strengths and make effective changes. We achieve this by providing a safe space, listening to your concerns, and customizing a treatment plan.
We promise to be there for you every step of your therapy journey. Our goal is to help you grow from your struggles, heal from your pain, and move forward to where you want to be in your life.
Our services are NOT covered by OHIP but
are covered by your extended health benefit.
精通國語, 粵語, 英語
English, Cantonese and Mandarin
Elaine Lam is the founder of Oceanbell Psychotherapy. She is a registered psychotherapist with the College of Registered Psychotherapist of Ontario and a post-Academic member of the Canadian Association of Psychoanalytic Child Therapy. She has a masters degree in Psychology and has over 10 years of clinical practice and rich experience in working with issues on mental health, relationship, children and adolescent.
Elaine believes the strong rapport between the client and the therapist (i.e.,therapeutic alliance), is the key to the effectiveness of a treatment, is built by providing linguistic and cultural sensitivity with client-centred environment. She values the holistic view of well-being and offers integrative approaches to meet the needs of the client.
Elaine is also an active member of the community and participated in multiple TV and radio interviews (Fairchild TV, Omni 2, AM1430 and AM1540), seminars/workshops and forums to increase the awareness of mental health in the Chinese community.
English and Mandarin
具三十五年以上心理輔導經驗，曾任台北市政府社會工作員，台北市政府少年輔導組督導，導航基金會兒童中心主任，中華創造力中心主任及嬰幼兒發展協會執行秘書。移民加拿大後，以完整的學經歷，及對社會文化差異認知的敏感度，先後於多倫多東南亞社區服務中心（前協群)，Eastview Neighbourhood Community Center 及華人家庭專業輔導中心（前家和）提供長達約二十四年的家庭及個人輔導服務。歷年來不定期接受電台、電視台、報社專訪，及受邀至各學校，教會，社區機構團體等講演心理健康相關議題。
English and Cantonese
Ms. Grace Chan received her Master's degree in Counselling at the University of South Australia. She obtained an Advanced Certificate of CBT for Complex Disorders from U of T and is a member of the Canadian Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Association. She is skilled in individual therapy, family therapy, parenting, pre-marital and couple counselling. Throughout the psychotherapeutic journey with her clients, Grace wishes to inspire them to become insightful, resilient, and capable of reaching their potential in life.