Dr. Nicolina Ratto: Montreal PSY Services

Credentials/qualifications
  • Counsellor
  • Psychologist
List of services provided
  • Eating disorder awareness, education and/or prevention
  • Treatment
Treatment types offered
  • Family counselling
  • Group counselling
  • Individual counselling
  • Marital / couples counselling
Access service by
  • Referral from doctor
  • Referral from other service provider
  • Self-referral
Cost of services
  • Fee for service
Experience working with
  • Addictions
  • Body image
  • Food and weight issues
  • Incest survivors
  • Sexual abuse
  • Weight preoccupation
  • Women /men in general
We provide services to
  • Adults
  • Family and friends
  • Females
  • Individuals
  • LGBTQ-positive
  • Males
Food and weight issues worked with
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bulimia Nervosa
  • Disordered eating / weight preoccupation
  • Other size concerns
We provide services in the following languages
  • English
  • French
  • Other
Wheelchair Accessible
  • No
Provides clinical supervision
  • No
Receives clinical supervision
  • Yes
Name:
Dr. Nicolina Ratto: Montreal PSY Services
Contact:
Nicolina Ratto
Phone:
514-793-3849

Service Details

Personal philosophy on food/weight issues is non-dieting, weight acceptance.
Eating disorder awareness, education and/or prevention description
Psycho-Educational and Mental Health/Wellness Consultations
Treatment description
My clinical approach is integrative-Cognitive-Behavioural (CBT), holistic (Mind-Body-Brain approaches), collaborative and client-centered. Evidence-based consultations are customized to fit the specific problems, needs and strengths of each individual client.Consultations are treated with sensitivity, compassion and professionalism.
Catchment Area

We do not serve a specific catchment area.

None

Other notes
Dr. Nicolina Ratto, MA., PhD., CCC, Clinical Psychologist in Private Practice

Montreal PSYchology Services – Individualized & Holistic Approach

Private and Discreet Professional Services are offered in English, French and Italian.

Psychotherapy | Counselling | Coaching | Consulting | Sexual Health

Specialized, client-tailored, Psychology and Wellness Services, professional support and consultation are offered to individuals, couples, families and groups for a wide range of psychological, emotional, behavioural, sexual and relational issues and/or goals.

Consultations can be requested on a one-time basis (or as needed) for educational/informational purposes or set up as regularly recurring sessions such as weekly or bi-monthly (based on the individual need and problem). Official receipts for insurance/tax purposes are provided.
Other specified qualifications
Training with post-bariatric population:
+ Provided Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) to patients suffering from eating disorders.
+ Provided post-bariatric surgery counselling and professional support.
Degrees
PhD degree in Clinical Psychology
Master's degree in Clinical Psychology
BA Honours in Psychology, "With Great Distinction"
Other credentials/qualifications
+ Canadian Certified Counsellor designation from CCPA

MY PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS:

+ Licensed Member, Quebec Order of Psychologists (OPQ)
+ Certified Professional Member, Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA)
+ Full Member, Canadian Psychological Association (CPA)
+ Founding Member, Canadian Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (CACBT)
+ Professional Member, Canadian Positive Psychology Association
+ Duly Elected, Society for Sex Therapy and Research (SSTAR)
+ The Institute of Meditation and Psychotherapy (IMP)
+ Anxiety Disorders Association of Canada (ADAC)
+ Professional Member, International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors (IAMFC)
+ Professional Member, Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (ACBS)
+ Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)
+ International Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP)
+ National Center for Creative Aging (NCCA)
+ Approved Associate Member, Canadian Sex Research Forum (CSRF)
+ Quebec Counselling Association (QCA)
+ UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center
+ World Association for Sexual Health (WAS)