New Roots Therapy is a team of counselling and wellness professionals dedicated to helping you care for your mind, body, spirit, and relationships.

How We can help

Our multidisciplinary team can help you...

  • Deepen relationships and strengthen emotional bonds
  • Connect with your authentic self and uncover your life path
  • Learn to express emotions healthfully 
  • Improve communication skills
  • Change your relationship with depression, anxiety, and stress
  • Practice forgiveness for yourself and others
  • Improve your physical health and energy levels
  • Heal old wounds and fears that are keeping you from living the life you desire

...and so much more.  If you want to breathe a little easier each day, build stronger connections in your most important relationships, and live a more wholehearted life, give us a call - we'd love to chat about how we can best serve you!

Services We Offer

Psychotherapy & Relationship counselling

With specialized training in couple and family therapy, our therapists are mental health professionals and relationship specialists.  We understand that problems do not exist within a vacuum.  We help our clients - individuals, couples, and families - to better understand themselves in the context of their relationships and work towards greater levels of emotional well-being by exploring the many relationships and systems that impact their lives. Please see our Psychotherapy & Relationship Counselling page for more information on the types of concerns that we can help you with.

You can view our therapists' personalized profiles here: Corinne CarterMelissa Kroonenberg, Ashley Henderson, and Joshua Johnston.  All of our therapists are members of the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario.  Corinne and Melissa are also members of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT).

Corinne Carter and Melissa Kroonenberg are the owners of New Roots Therapy.  Both Corinne and Melissa received their clinical training from the Couple and Family Therapy program at the University of Guelph.  

Melissa Kroonenberg & Corinne Carter, Registered Psychotherapists, Relationship Therapists, & Clinic Co-owners

Melissa Kroonenberg & Corinne Carter, Registered Psychotherapists, Relationship Therapists, & Clinic Co-owners

Counselling Intern

We provide practicum placement opportunities for Master's level students completing their degree in a counselling program.  Counselling interns are available to see clients at a reduced rate under the supervision of our clinic co-owners and team psychologists.  At this time, we do not have an intern on our team.  We are currently looking for a counselling intern to begin a placement in May or September 2017


Behaviour Services

Shawn Carter is a behaviour specialist who works primarily with children, adolescents, and families experiencing behavioural challenges (e.g., behaviour issues at school, home, and in the community).  Please see our Behaviour Services page for more information.

Shawn is a Certified Behavior Analyst and member of the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB).


Naturopathic Services

Lisa Smith is our team's Naturopathic Doctor.  Lisa has a wide range of interests and experience in naturopathic medicine, including: digestive health, skin concerns, mental health, hormone-related concerns, chronic pain, weight loss and optimizing health, etc.  Please see our Naturopathic Services page for more information.