Charmaine McIntosh, PsyD

Adjunct Faculty Member

Dr. McIntosh is a clinician in private practice with 15 years experience in mental health.  She has supervised master’s level therapists, conducted group supervision and co-facilitated psycho-educational groups with teenage mothers, children who have witnessed family violence and men who have abused their partners as well as critical incident stress management (CISM) in the workplace.  Dr. McIntosh is the Vice President of the Ontario Society of Adlerian Psychology (ONSAP) and the Co-Chair of the Adlerian Counseling and Therapy (ACT) Section of the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology (NASAP).

Education: 

PsyD - Adler School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL

MA - Adler School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL

BS - Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI

Trauma Psychotherapy Certificate – Adler Professional School, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Email address: 
charmaine.mcintosh@Alfredadler.edu
Mobile Phone: 
416-258-8441
Professional Membership: 

American Art Therapy Association (AATA)

American Counseling Association (ACA)

American Psychological Association (APA)

Canadian Psychological Association (CPA)

International Association of Cross Cultural Psychology (IACCP)

International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF)

North American Society of Adlerian Psychology (NASAP)

Ontario Psychological Association (OPA)

Ontario Society of Adlerian Psychology (ONSAP)

Professional Practice: 

Dr. McIntosh has been in private practice since 2011.  She works with children, adolescent and adults providing individual, couples and family therapy pertaining to a variety of issues.  She also conducts psychological and psycho-educational assessments.

Select Presentations: 

Burdett, L., Henry, A., and McIntosh, C. (October 17, 2015) Multicultural Competence with Culturally Diverse Clients. Presented at the Ontario Society of Adlerian Psychology Annual Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

McIntosh, C. (October 18, 2014) The Individual Psychology of Alfred Adler.  Presented at the Ontario Society of Adlerian Psychology Annual Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

McIntosh, C. (November 14, 2013) Ethics Workshop – Canadian Code of Ethics, Standards of Professional Conduct and College of Registered Psychotherapists.  Presented at Dalton Associates, Brampton, Ontario.

McIntosh, C. (February 19, 2011) Depression – Raising Awareness. Presented at the Central Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Toronto, Ontario.

Academic History (higher ed experience): 

Sheridan College, Brampton and Oakville, Ontario, Canada

Areas of Interest: 

Cross-Cultural Psychology; Integration of Spirituality in Psychotherapy; Multicultural Issues; Acculturation; Resiliency; Coping Strategies and Culture; Parenting; Psychopathology; Academic and Career Decisions; Psychodiagnositc Assessment