About me

I am Afsaneh Zafarani; a Registered Social Worker affiliated with the College of Social Workers in Ontario and the Social Workers Association. My professional journey revolves around
providing support and therapeutic services to diverse communities encompassing children, adolescents, adults, and families.

My practice is inclusive, catering to individuals from various backgrounds grappling with mental health challenges across different socioeconomic spectrums.
Fluent in both English and Farsi, I connect with a broad range of individuals, including those with refugee status and 2SLGBTQIA+. My therapeutic approach incorporates versatile
modalities such as CBT, DBT, SFT, and EFT.

But why should you work with me?

Many individuals, who I am honored to work with them, describe me as a caring and supportive therapist. local professionals and doctors trust my services and refer their patients to me because they know  their patients will receive a reliable and  impactful care and support!

Fun Fact

Outside my professional commitment, I find joy in various activities, including hiking and reading. I believe in the transformative power of therapeutic connections and am committed in making a positive impact on the wellbeing of those I work with.
I would love to chat with you and find more about your goals. This is a chance to get connected with each other; schedule now for a free 20 minutes consultation call.

Core Values

Central to my practice is a culturally sensitive, client- centred and trauma-informed methodology. This approach places utmost on valuing clients’ dignity and needs, tailoring interventions based on their unique life circumstances. Beyond individual therapy, I extend my expertise to offer valuable support and guidance to parents. My passion lies in enhancing relational and developmental skills, equipping parents with age-appropriate communication and problem-solving strategies. Empowering parents not only plays a pivotal role in their children’s healing journey but also serves as a potent stress-reduction tool in navigating of the twenty-first century lifestyles.

During daytime, I am a school social worker, collaborating with administrators and engaging
with students from JK to grade 12. My focus is on fostering a greater mental wellbeing among
students, drawing insights from my daily interactions with children and youth.
The knowledge and skills hones in this dynamic environment seamlessly integrate into my
therapeutic practices; contributing to the satisfaction and happiness of my clients.