Video Introduction!

Hello, I thought it was about time I posted a video so please click on this link to see my video introduction. Crystal Gerlach RSW RP Psychotherapy and Clinical Social Work Anxiety, Depression, Stress, PTSD, Life Transitions, Chronic Pain and more 5063 North Service Road, Suite 200 Burlington, ON L7L 5H6 Direct Line) 905-399-0808 crystalgerlach.wordpress.com   "Social …

Parenting and Family

   Crystal Gerlach RSW RP Psychotherapy and Clinical Social Work Anxiety, Depression, Stress, PTSD, Life Transitions, Chronic Pain and more 5063 North Service Road, Suite 200 Burlington, ON L7L 5H6 Direct Line) 905-399-0808 crystalgerlach.wordpress.com   "Social Workers. Real Experts for Real Life"  

Fertility and Family Planning

Crystal Gerlach RSW RP Psychotherapy and Clinical Social Work Anxiety, Depression, Stress, PTSD, Life Transitions, Chronic Pain and more 5063 North Service Road, Suite 200 Burlington, ON L7L 5H6 Direct Line) 905-399-0808 crystalgerlach.wordpress.com     "Social Workers. Real Experts for Real Life"

Skype Therapy

For some people, the thought of having that first initial therapy session may be especially difficult. In that case using Skype may be a helpful first step to being comfortable with therapy or a therapist. Let me know if you are considering Skype therapy services in some cases, it may not be recommended for example if …

Best Advice for People Taking Opioid Medication-Video DocMikeEvans

Please see the video below as it relates to both chronic pain and taking opioid medications. If you have been taking opioid medications do not try to stop taking them on your own (this goes for all prescribed medications).  It is very difficult to taper medication and the gradual discontinuation or reduction of a therapeutic …

Chronic Pain

If you are in pain chances are you have been struggling for a long time.  The material below is an excerpt from an article I found while working in a pain clinic.  As a therapist, often a very important part of treatment is education around a diagnosis and how it impacts a persons daily life.  This …