Ms. Arela Agako

Ms. Agako is currently completing her Ph.D. at McMaster University in Clinical Psychology. Throughout her training, she has gained competency in assessing and treating various mental health concerns including anxiety, depression, emotion dysregulation, insomnia, and women’s health concerns, borderline personality disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. She has received training at multiple clinics within St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton including Women’s Health Concerns Clinic, Mood Disorders Clinic, Youth Concerns Clinic, Sleep Medicine Clinic, and the Borderline Personality Disorder Service. Ms. Agako uses an integrative approach to treatment using modalities such as cognitive behavioural therapy, dialectical behavioural therapy, emotion focused, acceptance-based and mindfulness approaches.

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