Emerson Giraldo Estrada

Michael Browning The Whitestone Clinic Ottawa Counsellor

Emerson Giraldo Estrada

MA, RP (Qualifying), SEP, ASAT, EMDR Trained.

Independent Contractor
Accepting new clients

Emerson is an Independent Contractor to The Whitestone Clinic who offers individual, couple, and family therapy with the goal of attaining mental health and/or healthy sexuality. He is an integrative psychotherapist, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP), Certificated Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT-Candidate), and Eye Movement desensitization and reprocessing Candidate (EMDR-Candidate). Emerson primarily works with Anxiety, Depression, Abandonment / Neglect, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Addiction, and Infidelity / Betrayal.

Emerson is sensitive to a great variety of cultural and faith traditions. Emerson is solidly rooted in his traditions with a faith that is clearly inclusive.

Emerson’s integrative approach consists of humanistic, experiential, systemic, and psycho-dynamic models directed by the needs of the client and from various theories, including: Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Attachment in Family Therapy (AFT), Cognitive – Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Somatic Experiencing (SE), Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy (PACT), Self-in-Relationship Psychotherapy (SIRP), and Eye Movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR).

Emerson provides counselling services in the languages of English, Italian, and Spanish.

Emerson is supervised by Dr. Martin Rovers, PhD, Registered Psychologist. Receipts issued are recognized by most Insurance providers.



  • Individual Therapy
  • Couples Counselling
  • Family Counselling (age 16 and older)


Emerson Offers Services
In 2 Locations!

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