Thank you for visiting Muskoka Counselling. My name is David Zielonko, and I offer a wide range of counselling services for Muskoka-Parry Sound and Orillia. I provide services to individuals, couples and families through this private practice.
Need a place to talk freely?
Having struggles in a relationship?
Need to be heard?
Need help communicating with someone?
Need strategies for addressing or coping with some issue?
I can help.
CALL: 705-788-2539 to book an appointment or inquire. Further contact info on Location page.
My passion is to see families, marriages, and individuals strengthened and to be able to find healing when they hit hard times.
I practice therapy as both:
- a Registered Marriage and Family Therapist (Ontario Association of Marriage and Family Therapy) and as,
-a Registered Psychotherapist with the (College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario).
For more details, please go to Qualifications Page for my complete credentials.
Currently, in addition to my private practice, I also have several years of experience working with both Community Mental Health Services and for several Employee Assistance Providers (EAP's).
Master's level training is the accepted norm and minimum of clinical training in North America for most agencies, insurance providers and EAP's.
Do you have Insurance? Ask how you can use your insurance to access our services!
My aim in counselling is to help you achieve the goals that you want to see come out of counselling and in your life/family. We help to set those goals and work for you to see you achieve them.
Taming Holiday-Family Gathering Angst
Originally published in MUSKOKA SENIORS, Sept/Oct 2016 There are times and places where people can behave horrifically. Holiday gatherings are no exception â€“ if anything, they are the scenes where the worst can come out in relationships. A few years ag
Insights Move Us Forward
In recent weeks I have been reminded of a phenomena that occurs when we talk things through with one another. It is the idea of insight - the "light bulb" going on, or something "clicking". For some it may be learning something they've never heard before
Witness to Healing
Over the past several weeks I have been priveleged to witness some powerful examples of healing in relationships. One example was of a couple working through incredibly difficult pain of betrayal. Both of them were incredibly brave in being transparent h
Internships and Supervision Hours for CRPO
I'm available to serve students and therapists for supervision. I have thoroughly enjoyed my own experiences of supervision over the years - starting out in private practice and as an ongoing part of being a professional. I have also found providing sup