If you have questions, email us at emerson@vicolo.ca, call us at (416)616-7122, or book  a free 15-minute consult


Emerson Giraldo Estrada, MA, RP (Qualifying), SEP, CSAT, CMAT, EMDR Trained

Emerson is sensitive to a great variety of cultural and faith traditions. He offers individual, couple, and family counselling & psychotherapy under the supervision of Kathryn Guthrie, RP, RFMT.

Emerson's CRPO Registration Number: 008949. 

Office hours by appointment.  The fee for counselling & psychotherapy is $169.5 per 50 minute session.  Telehealth is also available. Emerson provides counselling & psychotherapy services in the languages of English, Italian, and Spanish.  


Emerson's integrative counselling and psychotherapy approach draws from Humanistic, Experiential, Systemic, and Psycho-dynamic models. His counselling and psychotherapy is client-directed, that is, it is lead by the needs of the clients. In order to be able to accomplish this, Emerson draws upon his training in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Attachment in Family Therapy (AFT), Internal Family Systems Therapy (IFST), Cognitive - Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Logotherapy, Somatic Experiencing (SE), Polyvagal Theory, Sex addiction (CSAT), Multiple Addiction Therapy (CMAT), Sex Therapy (STTI), Eye Movement desensitization and reprocessing Therapy (EMDR), and Self-in-Relationship Psychotherapy (SIRP).  

Summary of Areas of Specialization 

  • Anxiety & Panic Attacks

  • Depression

  • Self-Esteem

  • Abandonment / Neglect

  • Sexual Abuse

  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Complex PTSD, & Developmental PTSD

  • Sex and Porn Addiction

  • Codependency

  • Sexual Dysfunctions

  • Infidelity / Betrayal / Partner Trauma

  • Anger Management

  • Spirituality

Skill Set Objectives of Vicolo Counselling & Psychotherapy

  • Overcoming Triggers and Dissociation

  • Managing and Processing Trauma

  • Managing and Processing Grief & Loss 

  • Overcoming Betrayal and Healing Partner Trauma

  • Overcoming Sex and Porn Addiction

  • Healing the Addictive Brain

  • Returning to Intimacy and Sex after a Betrayal

  • Sex Therapy

  • Effective Communication for Couples and Families

  • Renewing Familial bonds for Family Flourishing

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Our Locations

 1420 Youville Dr # 6. Orléans, ON, K1C 2X8, Canada
Office hours by appointment.  Office is  Wheel  not Chair accessible.  Free parking. 
 38 Auriga Drive, Suite 204, Nepean, ON, K2E 8A5, Canada
Office hours by appointment. Office is   not   Wheel Chair accessible. Free parking.