Natacha Duke (nee Wood), MA, CCC
Natacha Duke (nee Wood) is a mental health clinician with Cleveland Clinic Canada’s Executive Health program. Ms. Duke has earned a Master’s Degree in Counselling Psychology from McGill University, as well as an undergraduate degree in psychology from York University.
Raised in Thornhill, Ontario, she completed her clinical training at McGill’s Psycho-educational and Counselling Clinic in Montreal. Since 2007 she has provided motor vehicle accident assessments and treatment for an independent private practice in Toronto. Ms. Duke has also held several counselling positions in post-secondary institutions including the University of Toronto, York University and Marianopolis College and completed research assistantships at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and Baycrest Hospital. Most recently, she has earned a Certificate in Intensive Tobacco Cessation Counselling through University of Toronto’s Faculty of Medicine and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. She is currently going through the registration process with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario.
Ms. Duke provides counselling services to adults and adolescents. Her specific areas of interest include stress management, anxiety, depression, smoking cessation and career counseling. Her approach to counselling draws on several treatment models including cognitive behavioural therapy, solution-focused therapy, mindfulness meditation and emotion-focused techniques.
In her free time, Ms. Duke enjoys spending time with her husband, attending the ballet, practicing yoga and travelling.
- Master of Arts
- McGill University
- Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
- York University
- Canadian Certified Counsellor
- Certificate in Intensive Tobacco Cessation Counselling
- Adolescent Therapy
- Stress Management
- Smoking Cessation
- Career Counselling
- Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association