Dr. Alex Weinberger

Dr. Weinberger provides therapy services to individuals, couples and families. He also conducts child custody and access assessments, parenting capacity assessments, as well as assessments of adults (intellectual, memory, personality, vocational, rehabilitation and career decisions).

Dr. Weinberger has over thirty years of experience as a clinical psychologist, having worked with all age groups and with clients presenting with a diversity of adjustment, interpersonal, mental health, and job-related problems. He opened his private practice in Ottawa in 1993.

To reach Dr. Alex Weinberger directly, please phone 613-230-4709 ext. 0036 at 437 Gilmour Street 2nd floor

Psychologist Expertise

Areas of specific interest to Dr. Weinberger include:

  • Adult Psychotherapy
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Behaviour Management Problems
  • Career Concerns and Goals
  • Co-Parenting Counselling
  • Conflict Resolution Counselling (adults and children)
  • Depression
  • Family Conflicts
  • Marital and Relationship Difficulties
  • Parenting Effectiveness
  • Self-Esteem and Personal Inadequacy
  • Stress Management

Dr. Weinberger’s orientation is best described as eclectic, given his training in a variety of major treatment approaches. He is a strong believer in establishing rapport with the client and in respecting and promoting the person’s right to autonomy and self-direction.

Dr. Weinberger obtained an Honours B.A. in Psychology from Sir George Williams University in Montreal. He received his M.A. and doctorate degrees from the University of Windsor in Ontario.

Dr. Weinberger is registered as a psychologist with the College of Psychologists of Ontario and is listed with the Canadian Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology. He has extensive experience working in the mental health system and in school psychology. Among his other interests in psychology and professional practice, Dr. Weinberger has taught at various universities, has published in professional journals, and he has served on the executive of the Ottawa Academy of Psychology.

His private practice in Ottawa includes receiving self-referrals as well as referrals from physicians, lawyers, vocational-rehabilitation counsellors, and the schools. Evening and weekend appointments are available.