Assistant SupervisorPhone: 416-226-6620 ext. 2870
Email: srayner [at] tyndale.ca
Sandra seeks to be present and responsive in creating a safe space for every client and family through a strengths perspective. Originally from the east coast of Canada, Sandra began her first career as an actress in the UK. After returning to Canada, she completed her MDiv at Tyndale and trained as a psychotherapist. Sandra has training in various therapeutic approaches including cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness based therapies, narrative therapy, emotionally focused therapy, family therapy and dialectical behavior therapy. Over the years, Sandra has combined parenting around her work as an individual, couple, and family therapist in family service agencies in the GTA. Her professional experience includes working with people through such issues as self-harm, couple and family conflict, parenting issues, infidelity, various forms of trauma, substance use, anxiety and depression, problem gambling, perfectionism and decision making. In her downtime, Sandra and her family love watching British detective dramas, enjoying time with friends and family, and connecting with nature.