SupervisorPhone: 416-226-6620 ext. 5108
Email: winnielai [at] tyndale.ca
MDiv, RP, RMFT, CCFT, CSD (cand)
Languages: English, Cantonese, Mandarin (basic)
Over the years Winnie has helped clients with sex & intimacy, pornography use, preparing for and/or strengthening marriage and other relationships, communication, conflict and impact from family of origin, overcoming depression, anxiety, stress, handling life challenges (loss, grief, ADD, OCD and transitions), healing from trauma and abuse, improving on self-awareness and boundaries. She provides caring, non-judgmental support to individuals, couples and families, especially care for the clergy or pastors.
Her training includes Sex Therapy, Trauma Therapy Level I & II, Emotionally Focused Therapy (externship and core skills), MBTI and Spiritual Direction. Besides counselling students and Family Life Centre clients, she also provides supervision for therapists and has a private practice in Markham and Scarborough. Winnie leads Marriage Enrichment Retreats and conducts seminars and workshops in communities and churches on various topics, including sex & intimacy. She has passion for incorporating Christian spirituality into the process of counselling. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, travelling and movies.