Rob Hawkings is a semi-retired Mississauga-based psychotherapist in private practice. He is registered with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO). His specialties are addictions and adult resolution of childhood trauma, with sub-specialties in sexual addiction and male survivors of childhood sexual abuse. Rob has designed, led, and supervised agency-sponsored group treatment programs for adult male sexual abuse survivors; and been a clinical consultant for projects related to treatment of male sexual abuse survivors. While with Bellwood Health Services (one of Canadas leading addiction treatment hospitals) between 2000 and 2005, Rob helped develop Canadas first residential treatment programs for sexual addiction and for military veterans with concurrent substance dependency and combat-related PTSD. From 2009 to 2016, he was a volunteer member of the Therapist/Facilitator Team for MaleSurvivors Weekends of Recovery. For over 20 years, Rob has studied Psychodrama and Sociometry; and he incorporates these safe and powerful modalities into both his training workshops and his therapeutic work with groups and individuals.
Abuse, Addiction, Alcohol, Anger Management, Anxiety, Attachment, Behavioural Issues, Depression, Drugs/ Substance Use, Life Skills, Post-Traumatic Stress, Relationships, Sexuality, Self Confidence, Sexual Abuse, Stress, Workplace Stress
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Cognitive Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Exposure Therapy, Mindfulness Based Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, Somatic Therapy