Lakeside Wellness Therapy Affiliates will work to find the right professional service provider for you. A range of counselling, paramedical and educational professionals are available to ensure that your wellness needs are met.

All service providers are available by appointment ONLY In-Person and On-line.

Maria Carinelli MSW, RSW
Psychology Today

Maria is a registered Social Worker & Psychotherapist with over 30 years of experience helping children, youth, couples and families, through her work at the Centre for Addiction & Mental Health (CAMH)- Canada’s largest psychiatric hospital. Maria is a reliable and caring expert with real results providing depression, trauma, and addiction services.

Registered with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Services Workers, Maria’s registration number is 323208.

Maria is a clinical social worker you can trust!

Her training and areas of practice include CBT, DBT skills, Trauma informed, Parenting, Couple/Family therapy, Group work.

Kate Paul M.A., RP
New Leaf Counselling & Psychotherapy

Kate is a Registered Psychotherapist with close to 10 years of counselling experiences in the field. Her interested in integrative health and wellness are impressive and includes experiences with physical injury, depression, and trauma care.

Kate is registered in the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO). Her registration number is 006637.

Kate is a compassionate therapist you can trust!

Sunita Prasad MSW, RSW

Sunita is a Registered Social worker & Psychotherapist with over 20 years of clinical mental health hospital-based outpatient clinic work with children, adolescents, and adults. Sunita has impressive expertise in autism, with a specialization in Applied Behavioural Analysis, ABA.

Sunita’s experiences include care provision for depression, suicide, and disordered eating as well as medical, social and emotional support to families with children with complex medical diagnoses.

Her OCSWSSW registration number is 324079.

Sunita is a clinical social worker you can trust!

Her areas of training include CBT, psychodynamic, grief and bereavement, autism and developmental services support and more.

Naturopathy & Acupuncture

Dr. David Gabriele
Learn More

David is registered with the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, registration #3408.

David specializes in:

  • Nutrition,
  • Pain & musculoskeletal issues
  • Digestive problems
  • Anxiety & mood problems
  • Weight loss
  • Hormonal issues
  • General health improvement consultation.

Dr. Gabriele has over 20 years experience teaching Taiji, Qigong, meditation and self-defense.

David loves to empower people to take control of their lives and become active in their own care.

Educational Consultations

Marilena Tesoro is a retired teacher, administrator, principal, and private school head. She has a lengthy and successful career in education. Marilena is a dedicated expert with whom you can trust your child’s educational coaching.

Marilena Tesoro, Academic Head, Principal, Teacher

Marilena will assist you in choosing the best pathway for:

  • Personalized education and life planning programs
  • Scholarship Applications
  • Private School Submissions
  • Academic Achievement