We are a team of registered mental health professionals who provide psychological assessment and evidence-based therapy to the community, first responders, military personnel, and veterans. We aim to create a safe and supportive environment and work collaboratively with individuals to achieve improved health and well-being.
Meet Our Team
Dr. Anna Arcuri, Ph.D., C.Psych.Psychologist
Dr. Anna Arcuri is a registered Clinical Psychologist. She provides assessment and treatment for adults with a range of mental health concerns such as post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, anxiety, work stress, difficulty with relationships, difficulty managing emotions, and working through life transitions.
She adopts a collaborative and integrative approach to therapy to provide individualized treatment plans tailored to each client’s specific treatment goals and needs. She uses evidence-based treatments including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), trauma-focused therapies (Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE), Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), Adaptive Disclosure), Psychodynamic Therapy, and Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT). She also integrates Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Self-Compassion based interventions to help clients achieve symptom relief. She is trained in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) for couples and draws on her research on attachment, partner expectations, communication styles, and couples functioning to help couples repair and strengthen their connection.
Dr. Arcuri earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Windsor. She has worked with Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members, CAF veterans, and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) at the Operational Stress Injury (OSI) Clinic in London and Toronto. She has worked with first responders, adults involved in traumatic motor vehicle accidents, and the community in private practice settings. She also has worked in clinical settings including hospitals, correctional facilities (Ontario Correctional Institute), outpatient mental health centres (e.g., Canadian Mental Health Association), and university counselling centres.
Dr. Arcuri is a certified Road to Mental Readiness (R2MR) facilitator and participated in the national roll-out of R2MR with RCMP “O” Division. She is a member of the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA), Ontario Psychological Association (OPA), and International Centre For Excellence In Emotionally Focused Therapy (ICEEFT).
Rabia Ahmed, MSW, RSW Social Worker, Clinical Therapist
Rabia Ahmed is a registered Clinical Social Worker. She obtained her Bachelor of Social Work degree at McMaster University and her Clinical Masters at Wilfrid Laurier University. She is skilled in providing mental health treatment to individuals and families.
Rabia adopts a client centred and integrative approach to therapy. She utilizes evidence based treatment including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) skills, Mindfulness, components of Solution Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) to meet clients’ individual goals.
She uses trauma and attachment theories to support individual and family treatment and builds collaborative treatment plans to help address anxiety (GAD), depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anger and stress management, concurrent disorders, grief and loss, and personality disorder components.
Rabia has experience working in various areas including intimate partner violence sectors, childhood and adult trauma centres, inpatient and outpatient hospital settings and community based settings such as mental health clinics, courts and correctional facilities.
Rabia has always been passionate about providing mental health and trauma treatment in the hopes that everyone can truly live a fulfilling life no matter their life events.
Rachel Berkovich, MSW, RSW Social Worker
Rachel Berkovich is a registered Social Worker. She earned her Bachelor of Science with honors in psychology from York University and her Master of Social Work (MSW) from the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work at the University of Toronto.
Rachel has always been extremely passionate about mental health and working collaboratively with clients to make positive changes to the way they connect with their distressing experiences. Rachel brings several years of experience working with clients in community-based, outpatient, and inpatient hospital settings.
Rachel has worked with individuals to overcome various concerns, including anxiety disorders such as generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), chronic pain, substance use concerns and insomnia.
As each client is unique with their own journey, the therapeutic approach Rachel uses is client-centered, collaborative and tailored to each individual. Rachel’s approach is informed by Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Prolonged Exposure (PE), Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP) and Motivational Interviewing (MI).
Caitlyn Ann Hawkins, MSW, RSW Social Worker, Psychotherapist
Caitlyn Ann Hawkins is a registered Social Worker. She earned her Masters of Social Work (MSW) from Lakehead University and completed a certificate program in Addictions and Mental Health. Caitlyn primarily works with adults experiencing challenges with mental health and addictions.
Caitlyn has supported recovery in a variety of settings including private practice, inpatient treatment, return to work services, and the community. Caitlyn recognizes that everyone has a unique combination of values, experiences, and needs, and offers a tailored treatment approach from which she draws on evidence-based treatments including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), Psychodynamic Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing (MI).
Caitlyn has experience working with people at many different milestones (i.e. recovery from workplace injuries (both mental and physical), post-secondary education, retirement, etc) and the inherent challenges of each. She has also worked with people with concurrent disorders (when someone is struggling with both their mental health and substance use). Caitlyn has experience serving Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Members, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), and veterans.
Dr. Amanda Levine, Ph.D., C.Psych. Psychologist and Neuropsychologist
Dr. Amanda R. Levine is a registered Clinical Psychologist and Neuropsychologist who offers assessment services to adults at ARC Psychology.
Dr. Levine has extensive experience providing assessment and evidence-based treatment services to Veterans, military members, and RCMP members. She was employed full-time at the Operational Stress Injury (OSI) Clinic at St. Joseph’s Health Care London (Toronto satellite clinic) for four years, which allowed her to develop specialized knowledge of the Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC) benefits system. Since then, she has continued to work with Veterans in private practice. Although not a Veteran herself, her seven years of clinical experience with former and current military members have led her to develop an understanding of the military culture, environment, and range of experiences that might give rise to mental health conditions and the factors that might complicate reaching out for support.
Dr. Levine graduated from the Adult Clinical Psychology Ph.D. program at the University of Windsor and went on to complete her residency at the London Health Sciences Centre Residency Consortium.