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​​joy health & Research Centre

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About Us

Joy Health and Research Centre is an organisation aimed at promoting resilience and emotional life skills in individuals, families and school communities. Our practitioners specialize in individual, family and group therapy that focus on coping with anxiety, depression, stressful situations, trauma, addictions, eating disorders and other complex mental health concerns.

Joy Health and Research Centre have trained and competent Dialectical Behavior Therapists who treat complex cases including borderline personality disorder. Joy Health and Research Centre is committed to training mental health professionals in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Since 2014, Joy Health and Research Centre has trained over 400 clinicians in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) across Canada.

We also offer assessments and treatment for mental disorders and provide supportive counselling and behaviour intervention for clients dealing with autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), disruptive behaviour concerns and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). Consultation and training programs that focus on prevention and early intervention for children, youth and adults are also available to professionals who work in health, educational and social service settings.

If you are an organization and would like to have Kafui Sawyer, our director, speak at an event on mental health literacy and prevention programs, please send your request to