B.A., H.B.S.W., M.S.W., R.S.W.

Fraidie Burshtyn is an individual, couple and family clinical therapist, family mediator, custody and access assessor, and parenting coordinator. Her practice, Fraidie Burshtyn and Associates in Brampton, ON and the surrounding GTA, specializes in putting the needs of the family first.


For over thirty years, Fraidie Burshtyn has offered counselling services for individuals, couples and families. 

She is a registered clinical social worker with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers and the Ontario Association of Social Workers. 


Fraidie travels to clients homes without any travel fee.

This is a safe space for members of the LGBTQ+ community.


Dawson College (Montreal, Quebec)

Two-year Pre-University Diploma, psychology

Carleton University (Ottawa, Ontario)

Bachelor of Arts Degree, criminology

Lakehead University (Thunder Bay, Ontario)

Honours Bachelor of Social Work Degree


University of Toronto (Toronto, Ontario)

Master of Social Work Degree


Professional Affiliations:

Registered with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers, and Ontario Association of Social Workers



Professional Practice (Since 1991)

MorneauShepell (EAP)  Clinical Therapist


Family Services of Hamilton — Clinical marital and family therapist, workshop presentations, critical incident stress debriefing, and trauma counselling


Office of the Children's Lawyer (Central Office, Toronto) — Custody/access investigations/clinical assistance to family lawyers


Parenting Coordinator/Therapeutic Reconciliation Counselor — Mediation services to separated parents/therapeutic reconciliation counselling to children and families


Contact Me

You can call, email or complete the contact form below to find out more information about the services offered by Fraidie Burshtyn.


We accept legal aid plans for most custody and access assessments, and our services are always kept completely confidential. Get in touch today to schedule your counselling appointment.

We'll Come To You:

Our services are available in Hamilton, the Niagara Region, Burlington, Oakville, Mississauga, Brampton and the GTA.


Hours of Operation:

Our hours of operation include Saturdays, Sundays, and evenings.

Cost of Services:

Our service prices range, starting from $130 per hour. Our clinical counselling services are often fully or partially covered by most extended health benefit plans.

200 Cresthaven Road

Brampton, Ontario L7A 1J5

Phone: 905-730-2225



Fraidie has been wonderful in allowing me to speak openly and feel heard. I found her to be very patient and empathetic.


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