Participant Profile

Robert Roopa

Lead Therapist and Managing Director, Counselling Services for York Region

BA Kinesiology and Health Science, 2008

Mr. Roopa has research experience in both biomedicine and counselling. He has been awarded two Master's degrees from the University of Toronto (MEd Counselling and MEd Adult Education), received formal training from York University in clinical methods of stress management and self- regulation, and been granted professional certification from the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association as a Canadian Certified Counsellor (License #7303). Aside from his clinical responsibilities, Mr. Roopa was an instructor at the University of Toronto's Transformative Learning Centre and served as a department SOS co-chair at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (University of Toronto).