Dr. Marla McGregor, Clinical and Rehabilitation Psychologist & Co-Director

Dr. Marla McGregor, C.Psych

Dr. Marla McGregor is a registered Psychologist who received her Ph.D. from the University of Toronto (OISE/UT). She currently works in private practice providing both assessment and treatment services in the areas of counselling, clinical and rehabilitation psychology. Dr. McGregor has a broad base of training and experience working with mood and anxiety disorders, relationship difficulties, self-esteem, anger and stress management. She also has extensive experience assessing and treating individuals who have been involved in motor vehicle accidents and are struggling with issues such as chronic pain, phobias, post-traumatic stress disorder, depression and other interpersonal problems.

Dr. McGregor has also recently undergone extensive training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR), an empirically validated and best practice approach for trauma and stress.  She also works with individuals who are on short or long disability from their place of employment, working with insurance companies and human resources to help facilitate a successful and sustainable return to work.

In addition, she has facilitated groups on chronic pain, self-esteem, childhood sexual abuse and abusive marital relationships.

Her professional background includes positions at Women’s College Hospital, York University Counselling and Development Centre, Back to Health, Work Able Centres, Toronto Western Hospital, Calgary Counselling Centre and the University of Calgary Counselling Centre.

Dr. McGregor brings a warm and inviting approach to her work with clients, providing a safe and supportive environment to help facilitate growth and change.

Dr. McGregor is a member of the College of Psychologists of Ontario and the Ontario Psychological Association.

Dr. Marla McGregor works at both the Oakville Location and the Hamilton Location

The Therapy Centre offers Therapy for Mood Disorders such as Bi-Polar, Post-Partum, Seasonal Affective Disorder and More

Mood Disorders

Anxiety Disorder Treatment in Oakville and Hamilton

Anxiety Disorders

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Substance Abuse

  • Alcohol
  • Drug
  • Nicotine (smoking cessation)
  • Gaming
  • Video gaming

Addictions Services

Smoking Cessation Program

Stress, Trauma, Post-Traumatic Stress, Acute Stress Therapy is available at The Therapy Centre

Trauma and Stress Related Disorders

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Reactive Attachement
  • Acute Stress Disorder
  • Adjustment Disorder
ADHD Parenting Help and Therapy is available at The Therapy Centre

 Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (aka ADHD/ADD)


Gender, Sexuality Issues, Gender Identity, Trans, Sexual Identity, LGBTQ

Gender and Sexuality Issues

  • Gender identity and trans issues
  • Sexual identity
  • Working with LGBTQ individuals
Personality Concerns Therapy (Borderline, Dependent, Histrionic, Obsessive-Compulsive OCD Therapy is available at The Therapy Centre

Personality Concerns

  • Dependent Personality
  • Histrionic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality
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Chronic Pain

  • Coping with illness
  • Work place injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Short-term disability
  • Long-term disability

Chronic Pain & Rehabilitation Services


Bullying, Discrimination, Harassment Therapy is available at the Therapy Centre

Bullying / Discrimination / Harassment

Grief, Bereavement or Loss Therapy is available at the Therapy Centre

Grief, Bereavement or Loss


Significant Life Change or Life Transition Therapy is available at the Therapy Centre

Life Transitions / Significant Life Changes

Perfectionism and or Procrastination Therapy is available at The Therapy Centre

Perfectionism / Procrastination


Self-Esteem Therapy is available at The Therapy Centre


Stress Management Therapy is available at The Therapy Centre

Stress Management

Relationship Issues like Separation, Divorce, Parenting through Divorce and Infertility are available at The Therapy Centre

Relationship Issues

  • Separation/Divorce
  • Parenting through separation/divorce
  • Infertility


Couples and Family Therapy Services


EMDR - Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing

EMDR – Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing

Emotional Freedom Technique EFT is offered at The Therapy Centre

EFT Emotional Freedom Technique