Savinna Fredericksen, CYW, BA/BSW , MSW, RSW


Savinna is a Registered Social Worker with the OCSWSSW and a member of the Ontario Association of Social Workers.  She has over 20 + years of experience and has held a faculty appointment as an Assistant Clinical Professor (PT) at McMaster University since 2012. 

Savinna has extensive training in areas related to mental health and addiction working with individuals, couples and families. She has extensive training in Attachment Theory, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Cognitive Processing Therapy for trauma treatment.

She strive to provide therapy with compassion, collaboration and believe that self-awareness is essential for personal growth and promotes wellness.