262 Commercial Street, North Sydney, NS B2A 1B8

David MacKeigan, Registered Social Worker, East Coast Psychotherapy & Trauma Clinic, North Sydney

Accepting New Clients

  • Yes

Appointment Times

  • Evenings

Therapy Formats

  • Virtual
  • In-Person

Populations

  • Couples
  • Adults (19+)
  • Seniors
David MacKeigan, Registered Social Worker, East Coast Psychotherapy & Trauma Clinic, North Sydney

David MacKeigan
MSW, RSW

David MacKeigan MSW, RSW

Clinical Social Worker

Accepting New Clients

  • Yes

Appointment Times

  • Evenings

Therapy Formats

  • Virtual
  • In-Person

Populations

  • Couples
  • Adults (19+)
  • Seniors

Full Bio

When coming to therapy, establishing workable goals is often difficult due to the many variables in our lives and a feeling of wanting major change. Through a collaborative assessment process that includes identifying; your strengths; aspects of your life that are functioning well and; defining your values, setting manageable goals become clearer and more meaningful.

Areas of Focus/Specialty

  • Couples
  • Communication
  • Intimacy
  • Sexual Intimacy
  • Attachment Issues
  • Parenting issues
  • Extended Family Issues
  • Individual
  • Anxiety
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Family of Origin (Attachment)

Therapy Modalities

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) – Beck Institute
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy – Trauma-Focused (CBT-TF)
  • 5 Minute CBT for Lifestyle Changes
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Solution Focused Therapy
  • Gottman Method
  • Narrative Therapy (NT)
  • Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT)
  • Masters and Johnson Sensate Focus Model
  • Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Experience & Training

  • Master of Social Work – McGill University
  • Bachelor of Social Work – University of British Columbia
  • 3 Year Post Graduate Training in Couple/Family Therapy – Argyle Institute of Human Relations
  • Human Sexuality Clinic Internship – Montreal General Hospital

We are all a little weird…”

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