Rosalind Gilchrist MSW RSW

Office: M.H.A.S.O.

200-1489 Merivale Rd
Ottawa, ON, K2E 5P3

O: 613.225.7272
F: 613.225.6767


Ontario College of Social Workers
Ontario Association of Social Workers


Monday - Thursday Daytime

Monday - Tuesday Evenings

MHASO, Mental Health and Addiction Servies of Ottawa, Psychology Today

Rosalind Gilchrist is a Masters Level social worker and therapist with a specialization in trauma, addictions, and mental health in youth and adults. She has provided counselling and services to children, youth, and families for 27 years in a variety of settings.  Rosalind practices individual, couple and family therapy.  She has a special interest in family therapy, parent education, and risk assessment to strengthen and support family life.

Assessment and treatment is provided through Rosalind under the direction and supervision of Dr. Shari Mayman, Anchor Psychological Services. Rosalind works with a wide range of emotional difficulties. She works collaboratively with service providers including  diversion, mental health, and health care professionals, with appropriate consents, to provide good care.  Rosalind has extensive experience providing consultation, collaboration, and mental health & addiction counselling in the school system, as well as training to provide culturally appropriate therapy to indigenous populations of Canada.

Rosalind treats a wide range of problems: anxiety, depression, substance abuse, trauma, GLBTQ issues, concurrent disorders, and disordered eating. She uses a wide range of techniques and treatments, and tailor my approach to the needs of the individual and family. When possible, Rosalind includes family and significant others in the assessment and treatment plan from a culturally sensitive framework. Depending on the needs of the client, she will work with different combinations of the family throughout the process and provide services and education to parents on their own to help them, help their children.

Treatment Approach:

Emotion Focused Family Therapy
Solution Focused
Risk Assessment

Somatic Experiencing



Substance Abuse Conduct/Behavioural ADD/ADHD

Personality Disorder
Family Conflict

Internet/Addiction Loss/Bereavement

Self Esteem
Self Harm

Eating Disorders

General Mental Health

Health Challenges

$150 per hour
E-Money Transfers
Cheques or Cash

Debit and Credit Cards
Accepted by most extended
health care plans

Client Focus:
Gender: ALL
Ethnicity: ALL
Language: ENGLISH
Religious Orientation: ALL
Sexual Orientation: ALL
Ages: 9 to 99

Mental Health & Addiction Services of Ottawa
1489 Merivale Rd Unit 200

Ottawa, Ontario K2E 5P3

For Life-Threatening Emergencies Call 911

For Mental Health Crisis Line Call 613.722.6914

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