Jeff Duke is a Registered Social Worker who completed his Master of Social Work program at Wilfred Laurier University. He has over eight years of clinical experience in a variety of clinical settings including university counselling centres, a psychiatrist’s private practice, the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health’s distress/support telephone line, and active rehabilitation clinics. Additionally, he has also provided services as a psychometrist for Independent Medical Examinations and psychological evaluations.
Jeff specializes in working with adult individuals experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma, addiction issues, and relationship concerns. He believes that mental health and addiction concerns can occur for many reasons including, grief, job stress/loss, family tensions, social discomfort, tensions in close relationships, etc. It is important to him to help people understand why they feel the way they feel and reduce the stigma around mental health issues.
Jeff uses a collaborative, eclectic, client centred approach to his work with clients in whatever role he fills at Bhatia Psychology Group.