Registered Social Worker
Ayan Jama is a Registered Social Worker (RSW) with a passion for making a positive impact on the lives of individuals and families. With over 20 years of experience in the field of social work, Ayan has dedicated her career to empowering others and fostering resilience in the face of life's challenges.
Compassionate Counseling and Support
As a skilled and empathetic counselor, Ayan believes in providing a safe and non-judgmental space for her clients to explore their emotions and thoughts. Her client-centered approach focuses on building strong therapeutic relationships, allowing individuals to feel heard, understood, and supported throughout their journey.
Specializing in Health and Mental Health & Geriatric
With specialized training in mental health counseling, Ayan is well-versed in a wide range of conditions, including anxiety, depression, trauma, and mood disorders. Drawing from evidence-based therapeutic techniques, Ayan tailor’s interventions to suit each individual's unique needs and goals. In addition, the aging process often comes with complex systems and bureaucratic challenges. Ayan conducts comprehensive assessments to identify the challenges and strengths of her clients. She collaborates with families, caregivers, and healthcare professionals to develop holistic care plans that address not only physical health but also emotional, social, and mental well-being.
Advocacy and Crisis Intervention
Ayan's expertise extends to crisis intervention and advocacy, where she diligently works to protect the rights and interests of vulnerable individuals. Her proactive approach to problem-solving and resource coordination has positively impacted the lives of countless individuals in need.
A Strengths-Based Approach
Believing in the inherent strengths of each individual, Ayan focuses on a strengths-based approach in her practice. By highlighting the unique capabilities of her clients, she empowers them to tap into their inner resilience and find solutions to life's challenges.
Empowering Positive Change
Through her commitment to creating positive change, Ayan has been recognized for her outstanding contributions to the community. She was honored with the Excellence Canada Award in 2019 for her advocacy in social services, a testament to her dedication and impact in the field of social work.
Accessible and Inclusive Services
Ayan understands the importance of accessibility and inclusivity in her practice. Offering services in both English and Somali, she ensures that diverse populations have the opportunity to benefit from her expertise. Additionally, she provides the convenience of remote counseling sessions for clients' comfort and accessibility.
Take the First Step Towards Transformation
If you're ready to take the first step towards positive transformation, Ayan is here to support you on your journey. Contact her today to learn more about her services or to schedule a consultation. Together, you can work towards building a brighter and more fulfilling future.