2019 HEALTH CARE PROVIDER OF THE YEAR NOMINEE
HEALTH CARE PROVIDER OF THE YEAR
Stacey Levine is a behaviour therapist and the co-founder and co-owner of Journey Rehabilitation and Behaviour Therapy. She provides intervention for both children and adults. Stacey graduated from University of Carleton in 1999 and was trained in applied behaviour analysis and other behavioural methods. Stacey has acquired extensive experience in the field of cognitive behaviour therapy through working with a diverse population in both clinical and community settings. Her education in psychology, behavioural management, behavioural counseling, intensive behaviour intervention, as well as her varied work experiences provide her with the knowledge, skills, and approaches to best meet the needs of her clients and their families and caregivers.
Stacey specializes in treating individuals with Brain Injuries, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Neurological and Developmental Disorders, and Psychiatric Disorders. She worked at Toronto Rehabilitation Institute for over 11 years in the in-patient acquired brain injury unit, and in the community for over 19 years. Stacey presented at the Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST) caregiver workshop in 2015 and 2016, and co-presented at the 2014 brain injury conference. She led a peer drop-in young adults group for BIST from 2017 to 2018. The young adults group included community outings in a non-pressured drop-in setting to help informally work on social skills and provide strategies for any issues they were experiencing. In 2017, Stacey was nominated for the health care provider of the year in the award of excellence in brain injury rehabilitation. She has also mentored and provided behaviour training workshops to a number of therapists in her field.
Stacey currently continues to run a brain injury parent support group for BIST which she began in 2018, and providing support and strategies for caregivers of those who have suffered brain injury. Stacey believes effective therapy starts with an open mind and an approach that sets no limits on what people can accomplish. She is committed to providing compassionate, professional, and skilled support to all her clients.
Journey Rehabilitation and Behaviour Therapy – www.journeyrehab.com