Adriana Marguerettaz

Adriana Marguerettaz, M.Ed.

Adriana Marguerettaz, M.Ed.
Registered Psychotherapist

Contact this Therapist



Office Hours + Location

In Person

  • The Glebe: Monday & Tuesday: 9 am-6 pm (alternating weeks)

Online Counselling

  • Monday to Friday: 8am-6pm

Languages Spoken / Langues

Spanish & English

Practice Areas

  • Individual, Couple, and Family Counselling
  • E-Counselling
  • EMDR
  • Couple Therapy
  • Family therapy with children and teens
  • Adult Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Focus on deep emotional connections and communication in relationships
  • Feelings of depression, sadness, and loneliness
  • Stress management
  • Anxiety, panic experiences, and anger
  • Substance abuse issues
  • Eating disorders & psychosomatic disorders
  • Parenting orientation, family conflicts, life stages and transitions
  • Pre and post immigration, cultural identity, and self-esteem
  • Trauma
  • Pre-surgery psycho-preparation
  • Cardiovascular problems

Professional Memberships

  • Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association
  • College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO)

Education + Training

  • M.Ed. Counselling, Ottawa University
  • B.A. Psychology, University of Buenos Aires
  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training
  • Couples Emotional Focus Therapy
  • Brief Psychodynamic Therapy and Core Conflictual Relationship Therapy

My Counselling Philosophy

The guidelines that define my professional work are firstly to establish a therapeutic relationship that could allow the person to feel safe and understood. Secondly, I facilitate reflection and discovery of new meanings on those significant issues in the client’s present and past life. Those issues could be specific, such as feeling concerned about relationships, self-esteem, stress, or they could be unspecific, such as feeling emotional, irritable, or unfulfilled. Thirdly, my approach is tailored by the person’s needs and can encompass diverse strategies and techniques. In summary in my 17-year professional practice I get to see how people make of psychotherapy an opportunity to live a more fulfilling life and become a better person.

En mí práctica de psicoterapia que lleva 17 años, considero que todo tipo de situaciones y sentimientos pueden llevar a una persona a buscar ayuda profesional. Ciertamente, la posibilidad de acceder a ayuda psicoterapéutica permite alcanzar un mayor conocimiento de uno mismo, y en consecuencia bienestar emocional, espiritual y plenitud.

I do regular consultation with my supervisor for the ongoing development of my professional and ethical expertise and to discuss client concerns in confidential manner. The receipt you will receive will be in my name as a Registered Psychotherapist in the province of Ontario, which is acceptable by most insurance companies (e.g. Sunlife). It is your responsibility to determine whether my receipt is acceptable for your workplace benefits and insurance.

The regular fee for counselling is $170 (plus HST).

Contact This Therapist

Counsellor Name

Name of Counsellor

Adriana Marguerettaz

Office Hours

Office Hours

  • In office (The Glebe): Mon. & Tue.: 9 am-6 pm) alternating weeks
  • Online Counselling hours: Mon. to Fri.: 8am-6pm




In office (The Glebe) and Online Counselling

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.