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Dorothy Ratusny Dorothy Ratusny

Psychotherapist, Author, Speaker, Spiritual Teacher | Private Practice

Toronto, Canada Area, ON, CANADA

Psychotherapist / Author / Inspirational & Spiritual Speaker



Dorothy Ratusny, M.A., (C). OACCPP. (PhD Candidate) is a Certified Psychotherapist who specializes in Cognitive Therapy. Dorothy works with teens, adults and couples in her private practice. She has written several feature articles for National newspapers and magazines and is the Author of 'The Purpose of Love: A guidebook for defining and cultivating your most significant relationship' and 'Live Your Life's Purpose: A guidebook for creating and living a purposeful life'. Her third book, 'Inner Wisdom: A Journal' will be released in the fall of 2012.

Together with her extensive training in Cognitive Therapy, Dorothy applies knowledge of Eastern philosophies, Christian theology, Mysticism, and Metaphysics, - teaching clients practical, skill-based principles and techniques within a model of guided discovery - facilitating healing of their whole being.

As a Psychotherapist, Dorothy is easily able to identify areas of concern and contemplation, providing her clients with guided assistance as they learn how to trust from within and 'live their truth'. Her caring and thoughtful approach allows clients to feel supported and inspired as they overcome challenges, and make significant life changes - fulfilling their highest potential.

She is a Consultant for numerous Corporations, facilitating performance-based strategies and solutions in order to improve workplace communication, trust, and strengthen relationships among both management and employees.

A visionary in her work, Dorothy speaks on a wide range of topics, offering wisdom and compelling thoughts and ideas for living consciously, and making empowering choices for personal growth.

She has been a guest on CFRB 1010AM (Toronto), AM640 (Toronto), CJAD 800 AM (Montreal, Que), C-FAX 1070FM (Victoria, B.C), 104.9FM (Edmonton, AB), 98.3FM (Kingston, Ont), CTV's Talk TV: The Chat Room, The Life Network's Canadian Living Television, Rogers' Daytime, The Discovery Health Network's, Health on the Line, City TV's Breakfast Television, Cable Pulse 24, TVO's Studio Two, TLN's Viva Domenica, and SLICE's Three Takes.

Dorothy was previously featured on The Life Network in the 13-week documentary series 'Love is Not Enough'. The series followed the unfolding drama of four couples as they worked to overcome unresolved issues and improve their relationships.

A leader in the area of self-actualization and personal growth, she has been acclaimed "one of the most gifted therapists of our time".

Industry Expertise (3)

Mental Health Care

Health Care - Providers

Health and Wellness

Areas of Expertise (5)



Mental Health



Education (1)

American Institute of Holistic Theology: PhD, Metaphysics 2012

Event Appearances (2)

Cultivating Healthy Love Relationships

Radio Interview  Peterborough, Ontario

Living Your Life's Purpose

Workshop and Seminar (2 day event)  Iowa



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