Cottrell Ellis

Associate Counselling Psychologist

Cottrell is an advocate of building healthier communities through mental health education and intervention ~ particularly the intersection of emotional literacy, culture and mental healthcare. He has a passion for men’s mental health and is committed to creating therapeutic space for boys and men to explore their emotions, develop healthy stress coping mechanisms, find healing from trauma and build positive relationships.

Cottrell earned a Masters in Counselling Psychology at Yorkville University in Canada and a Bachelors in Psychology from Trent University. He is licensed as a Certified Canadian Counsellor and registered with the Council Allied for Professionals (CPAM). 

Cottrell uses an interpersonal and strength based approach to mental health treatment and utilizes the importance of the therapeutic relationship to deliver a range of evidence based modalities to support his clients. He is trained in the use of CBT, ACT and EMDR. 

Cottrell’s emerging areas of clinical interest or expertise include men’s mental health, grief and loss, family systems and trauma, the role of self confidence and stress management in improving quality of life.


Certified Canadian Counselor



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