Dr. Laura Fazakas-deHoog
Southwest Centre for Forensic Mental Health Care,
St. Joseph's Health Care
401 Sunset Drive
St. Thomas, ON N5R 3C6
Telephone: (519) 631-8510, ext. 49282
Clinical interests: Psychological assessment and profiling - I provide assessment and treatment to forensic clients who present with complex pathology including psychotic disorders, mood disorders, substance abuse disorders and personality disorders.
Topics for workshops, seminars: Risk assessment
Type of clinical practica: Initial assessment; Initial intervention; Advanced assessment; Advanced intervention
Types of clients: Adult
Modality: Individual, Group
Theoretical orientation: Cognitive behaviour; Psychodynamic; Eclectic; Interpersonal; ACT/Mindfulness
Types of client problems: Intellectual disability, Impuse control, PTSD, OC & related disorders, Bipolar & related disorders, Depressive disorders, Anxiety disorders, Dissociative disorders, Schiz. & other psychotic disorders, Sexual dysfunction, Paraphilias, Personality disorders, Somatic symptoms & related disorders, Med-induced movement disorders and other adverse effects of medication
Type of supervision you can provide: Student describes case; Co-therapy/Co-interview; Observe student live
Recent students: C. Cutler (2015); K. Rnic (2014); K. Dossett; M. Tomlinson; J. Wilde; B. Grant; M. Brown (2018)
Current students: B. Grant (2019); M. Ritchie (2019); D. Walker (2019)
Clinical contact: Available
Research interests: Prediction of violence recidivism; suicidal thinking and behaviour.
Available to supervise: Yes
Constraints: Available to supervise 2 students (any level) from September 2019 - August 2020.
Last updated: May 21, 2019