Registered Psychotherapist (Qualifying)Phone: 416-226-6620 ext. 8435
Email: syounan [at] tyndale.ca
MDiv, RP (Qualifying)
Languages: English, Arabic
Growing up in five different countries, Sandra was exposed to different cultures and ways of life. Through her experiences, she developed a passion to help people. After pursuing an undergraduate degree in International Development and working with various non-profit organizations, she felt called to pursue a counselling degree to continue helping others. Sandra has a warm and empathetic demeanor and brings this to her counselling sessions to help clients feel heard and cared for. Sandra grounds her work in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy, mindfulness techniques and an attachment framework. She has a desire to work with people navigating areas of anxiety, depression, loneliness, self-esteem, boundaries, career planning, academics, personal growth, transition, relationship work, marriage preparation and parenting. Sandra has training in Focusing and is a qualified Prepare-Enrich facilitator. Alongside counselling, Sandra is a teaching assistant, she teaches ESL online, and she runs a parenting ministry in her church.