The Team

Our team is committed to providing culturally-safe and anti-oppressive counselling and psychotherapy services.

Clinical Team

Our clinical team is dedicated to providing a safe therapeutic space to facilitate healing for all. Interventions are evidence-based, integrative and trauma-informed.

Integrative Psychology - Dr. Dina Buttu

Dr. Dina Buttu,

Ph.D., C.Psych. (she/her)

Psychologist & Clinical Director

Dr. Dina Buttu is a registered Clinical and Counselling Psychologist with the College of Psychologists of Ontario. The focus of Dr. Dina’s clinical practice is on providing trauma-informed, anti-oppressive, and culturally sensitive psychological services.

Integrative Psychology - Tanyka Ferjuste

Tanyka Ferjuste,

MSW, BSW, RSW (She/Her/Elle)

Registered Social Worker

Tanyka Ferjuste is a bilingual (English/French) Registered Social Worker (RSW) with a clinical focus on trauma, PTSD, stress management and the provision of anti-oppressive
therapeutic care.

Integrative Psychology -Mary Dixon-Bourque

Mary Dixon-Bourque,

MSW RSW (she/her)

Registered Social Worker

Mary Dixon-Bourque is a registered Social Worker with the College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers of Ontario. The focus of her clinical practice is to provide client-centred, holistic, trauma-informed, and anti-oppressive social work therapies.

Katelyn Ward - Integrative Psychology Centre

Katelyn Ward,

M.A., Ph.D. Candidate (she/her)

Clinical Therapist

Katelyn Ward is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Clinical and Counselling Psychology program at the University of Toronto and hold a Master’s degree in Counselling Psychology from McGill University.

Integrative Psychology - Nicole Santos Dunn

Nicole Santos Dunn,

M.Ed., Ph.D. Candidate (she/her)

Registered Psychotherapist

Nicole Santos Dunn is a Registered Psychotherapist and Canadian Certified Counsellor, both in good standing. Nicole’s clinical work has centered on the needs of women, children, and communities who have experienced intersecting forms of marginalization and violence.

Administrative Team

Integrative Psychology -Jamuna Vijayaratnam

Jamuna Vijayaratnam,

H. BSc. (she/her)

Intake Coordinator &
Administrative Assistant

Jamuna Vijayaratnam is an Intake Coordinator and Administrative Assistant at Integrative Psychology Center. Jamuna brings over four years of valuable healthcare experience working directly with diverse patients, enabling her to provide compassionate and culturally sensitive support to individuals from a wide range of backgrounds.

Integrative Psychology - Shanecia Elias

Shanecia Elias,

B.Sc. (Hons) (she/her)

Intake Coordinator &
Administrative Assistant

Shanecia Elias is an intake coordinator and administrative assistant at Integrative Psychology Centre. She completed her undergraduate degree in psychology at Trent University and is passionate about empowering individuals and communities through social justice advocacy.

Integrative Psychology - Deanna Casa

Deanna Casa,

Clinic Volunteer

Deanna Casa is currently completing her third year of an Honours undergraduate degree in psychology at York University. Her goal is to pursue graduate school in psychology and a career in counselling and psychotherapy. Deanna identifies strongly with Integrative Psychology Centre’s focus on providing holistic, inclusive, and culturally-safe mental health services.