Capacity Building

Our philosophy

Jolene Heida and her team specialize in providing training, capacity building, research, and program evaluation. Some topics of interest are: Trauma-informed practices, Harm Reduction and Stages of Change, Commercial Sexual Exploitation, Anti-oppressive and Anti-racism training, and Indigenous history and capacity building. 


About Us

Our team

Specializing In:

Our multi-disciplinary team has one focus: your health and wellness. Our team has a variety of academic, professional, and lived experience to help you reach your goals as you define them. Our skilled clinicians have training and expertise in trauma focused modalities such as EMDR and CPT, as well as DBT, CBT, and solution-focused and harm reduction treatments. 


At South Simcoe Therapy Centre we specialize in the individual therapy required to overcome trauma-based conditions. We work hard with those who share our commitment to do the work required to see results. With the right commitment, you will see ongoing improvements over the long-term, with our help and resources. Our clients will find increased stability as therapy progresses leading towards the results you desire to lead a more fulfilling life.


  1. Trauma, PTSD, C-PTSD
  2. Depression
  3. Anxiety & Panic Disorders
  4. 2LGBTQI+
  5. Substance Use
  • Commercial Sexual Exploitation/Human Trafficking
  • Indigenous Methodologies
  • Wellness strategies
  • Trauma-focused Interventions
  •  Settler-Colonialism