Danielle DaCosta (on maternity leave), MSW, RSW
Registered Social Worker
"You can't stop the waves but you can learn to surf."
Please note: Danielle is currently on maternity leave and not taking on new clients.
Danielle DaCosta is a Registered Social Worker in good standing with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. She completed a Bachelor of Arts degree with honours at McGill University and a Master of Social Work degree at the University of Toronto.
In addition to working as a social worker in private practice, she works at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences with experience in specialized clinics treating anxiety and mood disorders, post-traumatic stress, and geriatric mental health. Ms. DaCosta works from a Cognitive Behavioural Therapy framework and also incorporates other evidence-based modalities such as Cognitive Processing Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, and mindfulness. She uses an empathetic and non-judgmental approach while collaborating with clients to develop individualized treatment plans to help them reach their goals.
Danielle has expertise in the following areas:
• Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
• Mood Disorders
• Anxiety disorders
Hours of availability:
Monday 5:00 pm 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm