Meaghan Peckham has been working with individuals and families since 2007, beginning her career as a Child and Youth Counsellor in the Child and Youth Mental Health sector. She completed her Master’s in Social Work degree from the University of Toronto in 2013, and completed trauma training through the Trauma Therapy Program at Women’s College Hospital. In addition to her private practice, she works in the Trauma Therapy Program at Women’s College Hospital. She has completed additional trainings in Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Training (Level I and II), Emotion-Focused Therapy (Level I), and Narrative Therapy for Trauma. In addition to her clinical positions, she holds an Adjunct Lecturer position with the Factor Inwentash Faculty of Social Work at the University of Toronto, provides Clinical Supervision to psychotherapists working in private practice, and also provides assistant training with the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute. 

Client Focus: Meaghan’s clinical focus is in trauma processing and healing. She has a breadth of experience working with folks who have experienced childhood (developmental) and adulthood trauma, sexual violence, oppression, and marginalization. She has a particular interest in working with folks who identify as LGBTQ2SI+. She has an additional focus and experience working with pregnant and postpartum folks, who have a history of trauma. She see’s clients who are in late adolescence/early adulthood through the lifespan, and see’s both individuals and couples. 


Specialities:

  • Childhood and Adulthood trauma
  • Sexual Violence
  • Domestic Violence
  • Interpersonal challenges
  • Sexual orientation, sexuality, gender exploration
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Depression & Anxiety
  • Transition to parenthood

Modalities:

  • Sensorimotor Psychotherapy
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Feminist
  • Anti-Oppressive
  • Relational-Cultural Therapy
  • Emotion-Focused Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Therapy

Common Concerns explored in therapy:

  • Adjusting to life transitions; role transitions
  • Anxiety
  • Coping Skills
  • Effective Communication
  • Affect/emotion (dys)regulation
  • Gender expression and identity
  • Depression
  • Interpersonal conflict
  • Sexuality and intimate relationships
  • Life transitions
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal and Postpartum
  • Self-Esteem
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Grief
  • Childhood and adulthood trauma
  • Sexual Violence
  • Domestic Violence