Who is Jamie McCarthy?

I am a rehabilitation counsellor with an educational background in clinical behavioural sciences.  For over 30 years I have worked with patients suffering from developmental disabilities, acquired brain injuries, alcohol and drug addiction, chronic pain, and mood disorders.  I continue to work in mental health as a private clinician for individuals with mental health concerns and chronic illnesses.


  • Certificate in Applied Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy Facilitation [Centre for Mindfulness Studies in Toronto]
  • MBCT Facilitation Certification candidate [Centre for Mindfulness Studies in Toronto]
  • Clinical Behavioural Sciences Diploma [McMaster University]
  • Mental Retardation Counsellor Diploma [Humber College]