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Technology Issues, including Internet, Cellphone, Social Media Addiction

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Technology has made life much more convenient in the developed world. It is hard to imagine having to live life without modern conveniences such as the internet, mobile devices, video games and other technological wonders. Unfortunately, many societies are starting to see the problems from overuse and misuse of technology. So-called 'technology addiction'  is creating a whole generation of children, youth and adults who struggle with social skills and empathy, and who relate better to their devices than to fellow human beings.  
 
Fortunately, growing awareness 'technology addiction' will hopefully lead to policy changes and more resources to deal with the issue.

Counselling and Therapy

Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

Harmony Counselling Services
173 Brock Street North, Whitby, ON, L1N 4H3
647-872-2790
Areas Served: Durham Region, Toronto
All ages
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325 Lake Road, Bowmanville, ON, L1C 4P8 Map
905-623-1320
Area Served: Durham Region
13 years and up
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Centre for Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
95 Bayly Street West, Ajax, ON, L1S 7K8 Map
905-427-2007
Areas Served: Durham Region, Toronto
All ages
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1315 Pickering Parkway, Pickering, ON, L1V 7G5 Map
905-426-7890
Area Served: Durham Region
All ages
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230 Westney Road South, Ajax, ON, L1S 7P9 Map
905-683-2678
Area Served: Durham Region
All ages
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300 Rossland Rd. E, Ajax, ON, L1Z 0M1 Map
905-683-7228
Areas Served: Durham Region, York (Regional Municipality)
All ages
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58 Rossland Road, Oshawa, ON, L1G 2V5 Map
905-571-7441
Area Served: Durham Region
All ages
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Publicly Funded / Free Services

In Durham, Kinark Child and Family Services can help children under 12 experiencing social, emotional, and or behavioural difficulties. Services are ... more
20 Sunray Street, Whitby, ON, L1N 8Y3 Map
905-668-2411
Up to 12 years
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Lakeridge Health Network has a variety of services including Addictions and Mental Health, over various sites. Sites include: * Lakeridge Health ... more
1 Hospital Court, Oshawa, ON, L1G 2B9 Map
905-576-8711
Area Served: Durham Region
All ages
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The Child, Youth and Family Program provides service for families in Durham Region who are managing a child or adolescent's acute mental health issues. ... more
850 King Street West, Oshawa, ON, L1J 8N5 Map
905-576-8711 x4365
Area Served: Durham Region
5 - 18 years
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WillingSpirits Counselling & Consulting
Oshawa, ON
905-725-9584 x2
Area Served: Durham Region
All ages
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Oshawa Psychological and Counselling Services
117 King Street East, Oshawa, ON, L1H 1B9 Map
905-721-7723
Area Served: Durham Region
18 years and up
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Mills Psychology
467 Westney Rd S, Ajax, ON, L1S 6V7 Map
905-686-7184
Area Served: Durham Region
2 years and up
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Life Restoration Counselling Group
105 Consumers Drive, Whitby, ON, L1N 1C4 Map
289-460-5424
Areas Served: Durham Region, Halton Regional Municipality
All ages
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Choose A Lifestyle
231 King Street, Oshawa, ON, L1H 1C5 Map
416-702-2447
Area Served: Durham Region
10 - 95 years
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Kara Pierson Counselling and Consulting
325 Lake Road, Bowmanville, ON, L1C 4P8 Map
905-809-8122
Area Served: Durham Region
13 years and up
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230 Westney Rd. S, Ajax, ON, L1S 7P9 Map
905-683-2678
Area Served: Durham Region
18 years and up
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LS Whittick Psychotherapy
803 Ferndale Street, Oshawa, ON, L1J 5L8 Map
905-438-0013 x3
Area Served: Durham Region
All ages
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A public hospital providing a range of specialized assessment and treatment services to those living with complex and serious mental illness. Exemplary ... more
700 Gordon St, Whitby, ON, L1N 5N1 Map
905-430-4055
Areas Served: Central East, Durham Region, Kawartha Lakes (City of), Toronto
12 years and up
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INPATIENT SERVICES: Our Inpatient teams collaborate with the child/ youth, caregivers and community service providers in developing a comprehensive plan to ... more
600 Sanatorium Road, London, ON, N6H 3W7 Map
519-858-2774
Area Served: Ontario
Up to 18 years
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ON, Canada
416-777-9933
Area Served: Canada
18 years and up
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Day treatment programs

Publicly Funded / Free Services

The Durham Family Court Clinic (DFCC) is an innovative, progressive charitable organization that is dedicated to fostering a healthy and safe community by ... more
44 Richmond Street West, Oshawa, ON, L1G 1C7 Map
905-436-6754
Area Served: Durham Region
12 - 18 years
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In Durham, Kinark Child and Family Services can help children under 12 experiencing social, emotional, and or behavioural difficulties. Services are ... more
20 Sunray Street, Whitby, ON, L1N 8Y3 Map
905-668-2411
Up to 12 years
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Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

Mills Psychology
467 Westney Rd S, Ajax, ON, L1S 6V7 Map
905-686-7184
Area Served: Durham Region
2 years and up
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A public hospital providing a range of specialized assessment and treatment services to those living with complex and serious mental illness. Exemplary ... more
700 Gordon St, Whitby, ON, L1N 5N1 Map
905-430-4055
Areas Served: Central East, Durham Region, Kawartha Lakes (City of), Toronto
12 years and up
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INPATIENT SERVICES: Our Inpatient teams collaborate with the child/ youth, caregivers and community service providers in developing a comprehensive plan to ... more
600 Sanatorium Road, London, ON, N6H 3W7 Map
519-858-2774
Area Served: Ontario
Up to 18 years
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Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) teams

Publicly Funded / Free Services

In Durham, Kinark Child and Family Services can help children under 12 experiencing social, emotional, and or behavioural difficulties. Services are ... more
20 Sunray Street, Whitby, ON, L1N 8Y3 Map
905-668-2411
Up to 12 years
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A public hospital providing a range of specialized assessment and treatment services to those living with complex and serious mental illness. Exemplary ... more
700 Gordon St, Whitby, ON, L1N 5N1 Map
905-430-4055
Areas Served: Central East, Durham Region, Kawartha Lakes (City of), Toronto
12 years and up
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Self-help, Mutual Aid and Support Groups

Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

325 Lake Road, Bowmanville, ON, L1C 4P8 Map
905-623-1320
Area Served: Durham Region
13 years and up
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300 Rossland Rd. E, Ajax, ON, L1Z 0M1 Map
905-683-7228
Areas Served: Durham Region, York (Regional Municipality)
All ages
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Publicly Funded / Free Services

Children's Mental Health Ontario (CMHO) works to improve the mental health and well-being of children, youth and their families. * We represent and support ... more
40 St. Clair Avenue East, Toronto, ON, M4T 1M9 Map
416-921-2109
Area Served: Ontario
All ages
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A non-profit, provincial, parent-run organization that provides a voice for children and their families who face the challenges of mental health problems.  ... more
ON, Canada
416-220-0742
Area Served: Ontario
All ages
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Community Health and Resource Centres

Publicly Funded / Free Services

A public hospital providing a range of specialized assessment and treatment services to those living with complex and serious mental illness. Exemplary ... more
700 Gordon St, Whitby, ON, L1N 5N1 Map
905-430-4055
Areas Served: Central East, Durham Region, Kawartha Lakes (City of), Toronto
12 years and up
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General Community Mental Health Services

Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

The Comrie Counselling Corporation
400 Dundas Street West, Whitby, ON, L1N 2J4 Map
647-998-9059
Area Served: Durham Region
12 years and up
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Publicly Funded / Free Services

A public hospital providing a range of specialized assessment and treatment services to those living with complex and serious mental illness. Exemplary ... more
700 Gordon St, Whitby, ON, L1N 5N1 Map
905-430-4055
Areas Served: Central East, Durham Region, Kawartha Lakes (City of), Toronto
12 years and up
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ON, Canada
416-777-9933
Area Served: Canada
18 years and up
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Other

Publicly Funded / Free Services

A toll-free telephone helpline for the LGBTQ community in Durham Region to offer non-judgemental emotional support,community referral information and crisis ... more
306 Brock, Whitby, ON, L1N 4H7 Map
1-855-877-7433 (Toll Free)
Area Served: Durham Region
All ages
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Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

Don Dussault Psychotherapist, RSW
63 King St. E., Oshawa, ON, L1H 1A6 Map
647-293-4900
Area Served: Durham Region
16 years and up
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Provides a range of programs and services to First Nations, Inuit and Métis women and children (regardless of status) who are survivors of domestic and other ... more
1155 Lola, Ottawa, ON, K1K 4C1 Map
613-741-5590
Areas Served: Ottawa-Carleton, Ontario
All ages
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IG Consulting and Counselling Services
Ajax, ON
647-729-0722
Area Served: Durham Region
All ages
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2 Princess Street, Whitby, ON, L1M 1B1 Map
905-655-0752
Areas Served: Durham Region, Toronto
All ages
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Good2Talk is a free, confidential and anonymous helpline providing professional counselling and information and referrals for mental health, addictions and ... more
ON, Canada
1-866-925-5454
Area Served: Ontario
16 - 30 years
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Psychotherapy Matters is an online directory of therapists in private practice, who pay in order to be listed in the directory. more
ON, Canada
Area Served: Ontario
All ages
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The YMCA Youth Gambling Awareness Program (YGAP) is a collaboration between the YMCA of Greater Toronto and 18 local YMCAs, consisting of 19 Youth Outreach ... more
180 Argyle Ave, Ottawa, ON, K2P 1B7 Map
613-237-1320 x5170
Area Served: Ontario
8 - 24 years
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The Canadian Art Therapy Association is a voluntary association of art therapists in Canada. To be identified as an art therapist in Canada and the United ... more
Parksville, BC, V9P 2G7 Map
Area Served: Canada
All ages
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Looking for a psychologist? The Canadian Register of Health ServicePsychologists (CRHSP) has a national directory of qualified psychology providers. more
72 Saint-Raymond Blvd, Gatineau, QC, J8Y 1S2 Map
819-771-1441
Area Served: Canada
All ages
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Here at Internet 101, our motto is “police and partners . . . working together to web-proof our communities”. Just as we teach our kids to safely ... more
ON, Canada
Area Served: Canada
All ages
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Kids Help Phone is Canada’s only bilingual phone and on-line counselling service for youth. It’s free, anonymous and confidential. Professional ... more
439 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1Y8 Map
416-586-5437
Area Served: Canada
5 - 20 years
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Non-profit association that seeks to transform the mental health sector to be an inclusive society where people achieve full social inclusion. Promotes ... more
140 Holland Street West, Bradford, ON, L3Z 2Y5 Map
1-866-655-8548
Area Served: Canada
All ages
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Our mission is to improve the health and quality of life of people with physical, emotional, and social challenges through partnerships with companion and service animals. more
1010 Polytek St, Ottawa, ON, K1J 9H9 Map
1-888-473-7027
Area Served: Canada
All ages
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E-counseling is the premier guide to e-counseling service and mental health. Access self-help articles on a range of mental health topics, written by licensed professionals. more
Country Not Applicable
Area Served: World
All ages
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Anxiety Online is an internet-based treatment clinic for people with anxiety problems. It is a world-first initiative of the National eTherapy Centre (NeTC) at ... more
Hawthorn, AB, 3122 Map
Area Served: World
18 years and up
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An international organization and community exploring and promoting Mental Health in the digital age. Members include students, teachers, researchers, clinical ... more
TX, United States
Area Served: World
All ages
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Resource Lists by Other Organizations
Catchment: Ontario
List of aboriginal mental health services in Ontario created by the Ontario Aboriginal Health Advocacy Initiative (OAHAI).
Posted: Sep 16, 2015
Language: EN
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