Tania DaSilva holds an Honours Bachelors of Arts and Science Degree majoring in Psychology and Sociology. She is certified in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and currently completing certification is Solution-Focused Therapy at OISE University of Toronto. She holds an Honours Advanced Child and Youth Care Diploma from Humber College, specializing in counselling, interventions, treatment and therapeutic activities.
Additionally, Tania has received certification in Applied Behavioural Analysis for Educators through the Geneva Centre for Autism, as well as certification in Neuroscience Psychology accredited by the CCE. She also specializes in Emotional Intelligence and is certified to administer the renowned EQ-i2.0 assessment. Tania has taken countless workshops in modalities such as DBT, Somatic Experiencing, Creative Expressions and Mindfulness.
She has worked at The Dunblaine School, a school dedicated to students with various degrees of developmental and learning disabilities. Within the TDSB working with the entire population, but more specifically with children with special needs and those in need of emotional and behavioural assistance. She was also part of the multi-disciplinary team at the North York General Hospital in the Psychiatric Unit, specifically in the eating disorder day program. Tania is now the Clinical Director and new owner of BEHAVIOUR MATTERS after joining the team in January 2015 as a group facilitator and therapist.
Tania has been featured as a Child, Youth and Family Therapist expert on CP24, Global News, CTV, OMNI and the Marilyn Denis Show discussing a variety of issues and topics on air.