Tarik Kadri, MSW, RSW
Registered Social Worker & Trauma Therapist
Tarik served 18 years in the Canadian Armed Forces and recently retired as a Social Work Officer.
Tarik has extensive knowledge and experience in treating clients who are experiencing anxiety, depression, decreased self-esteem/confidence, trauma/PTSD, couples conflict, family issues, substance use, and who are struggling with shame.
Tarik has been instrumental in advocating for LGBTQ+ rights in the military and in implementing policies supporting LGBTQ+ individuals. He marched with the military for their first induction into the Toronto Pride Parade in 2008, and has mentored other LGBTQ+ members in uniform.
Tarik’s specialization includes:
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
- Gottman’s Couples Counselling
- Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
- Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
- Prolonged Exposure (PE)
- Mindfulness Meditation
Tarik practices from a solution and strength-based approach.