​​Shannon Mossip Psychology​ & Associates

therapy for


  • Occupational Therapy (OT) is a service aimed to maximize an individual's functional performance when completing everyday activities.
  • Through the use of purposeful activities OT intervention promotes each individual’s ability to participate in what they want, need and wish to do in their daily lives.
  • Occupational therapists help children to learn and master many of the skills required at school, in the classroom and playground, and at home.

therapy for ​families



​​At New Beginnings Ontario

clients have the opportunity to explore their strengths and limitations in a safe,

confidential, and accepting environment.

  • Realize and incorporate powerful skills to promote a healthy and happy household.
  • Help diffuse difficult situations and ineffective behaviours.
  • Move forward with a well developed parenting plan that will be fair, firm and consistent.
  • Identify the problem behaviours and establish priorities.
  • Develop an Intervention Program for the family.
  • Follow up on the success of the Intervention Program, provide feedback and make changes to the program.

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  • New parent attachment & transition support
  • Behavioural Management
  • Providing Psychological & Educational Assessments to children
  • Assist in identifying any underlying stressors that may impact the transition process and the overall well being of the child and family

At New Beginnings Ontario,

we strive to make psychological and therapy services

an affordable option for individuals and families.

therapy for 


Social Skills
Children diagnosed with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) or Autism Spectrum Disorder have difficulty interacting and socializing with peers. This program builds positive social relationships where self-esteem and self-confidence can develop appropriately. 

Parent Group

In conjunction with the Social Skills group, New Beginnings offers a parent group to support parents in the role of developing effective social and emotional skills, at home. 

Anger Management 
New Beginnings offers a 6 week program that focuses on various anger styles, communication skills, self-esteem, healthy relationships, and stress management. 

YES - Youth Esteem Support

  • Art therapy has the unique ability to unlock emotional expression through non-verbal communication
  • Used to provide an alternative means of communicating for those who cannot find the words to express themselves
  • Expressing oneself through creative activity has been found to assist in the promotion of physical, emotional, cognitive and social integration and functioning.


New Beginnings Ontario   Psychological Assessment & Therapy services

  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Parent - Child Conflicts
  • ADHD
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Learning Disorders
  • ​Mood and Anxiety Disorders
  • Self-Esteem
  • Managing emotional difficulties
  • Develop healthy communication with partners and/or children
  • Develop constructive approaches to various challenges in life
  • Skills to manage stress, anxiety and depression
  • Healthy coping skills to deal with trauma, which may include sexual or physical abuse
  • WSIB Assessments and Therapy

Adoption & Foster Care


​​New Beginnings Ontario
Serving Durham, Kawartha, and Northumberland
www.newbeginningsontario.com • 

(905) 242-8727