Jared is a social worker in private practice specializing in services for families experiencing high conflict separation and divorce. He provides a range of services including Parenting Coordination, mediation, assessment, voice of the child reports, and therapeutic interventions.
Jared is a panel clinician with the Office of the Children’s Lawyer and a Collaborative Family Professional. He is a member of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, and the co-chair of the Parenting Coordination section for FDRIO. He is also a former roster mediator with Toronto Family Mediation Services (Mediate393) and Riverdale Mediation.
Jared has been a training facilitator and speaker in Canada and internationally on topics related to Parenting Coordination, Mediation, and Mental Health. His clinical background includes working as an adolescent and family therapist. He has provided reunification therapy for families experiencing parent-child contact problems and has been an associate clinician with Families Moving Forward. He has practiced and trained as a family and addiction counselor with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. Jared has also provided TAPP-C arson prevention assessments for children, as well as assessments for adolescents involved in the youth justice system.
Jared completed his Master of Social Work Degree at the University of Toronto with a specialization in Child, Youth, and Families. He holds certificates in Alternative Dispute Resolution and Advanced Family Mediation, and has specialized training in therapeutic interventions and addictions work, including process addictions such as problem gambling and gaming.
Jared works with individuals and families to meet their goals and to overcome the barriers that are preventing them from living healthy and authentic lives. Jared believes that no one intervention is right for everybody, and that every client, family, and situation is unique. By tailoring interventions to the uniqueness of each client, change comes from within and outcomes are durable and long lasting.