About us

Toronto Family Counseling Services TFCS dedicated to supporting individuals and families to achieve positive changes in their lives by doing so in a positive and nurturing manner.Counseling and psychotherapy is available to individuals and couples via telephone, video conferencing, and in face-to-face sessions.



Mahshid Abbasi is founder and director of Toronto Family Counselling Services. She is a psychotherapist and family counselor with more than 15 years of experience in clinical psychology, in Iran. She holds a Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work from Wilfrid Laurier University of Waterloo and is a Professional Member of the Ontario College of Social Work practices and Ontario Association of Social workers.




  • Honorary PhD in Modern Psychology, Iran
  • Master of Social Work (MSW), Clinical Social Work, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo
  • Bachelor of Clinical Psychology, Iran
  • Registered Social Worker with the Ontario College of Social Workers
  • Member of Ontario Association of Social Workers
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Certified, Canada
  • Candidate of Emotional Focus Therapy (EFT) Certificate, Canada