Yes, contrary to popular wisdom when treated with best practice evidence based treatments (trauma-focused cognitive behavioural therapy), PTSD is highly treatable and most patients who actively engage in treatment experience symptom reduction and improvement in daily function
Dr. Gouge is a Clinical Psychologist with 15 years of clinical experience in a wide variety of hospitals, community mental health programs, and private clinics. He has extensive training and experience in the assessment and treatment of PTSD from a best practice perspective.
No, in Ontario, psychological services are not covered under OHIP. They are sometimes covered by a variety of employment based benefits and insurance, WSIB, motor vehicle accident insurance, and for members of the CAF's or veterans. Many of our clients pay for services out of pocket.