Springer & Title and Associates
Psychological Assessment, Therapy and Counseling

About Us


Stephen Springer
PhD CPsych
Dr. Springer is a Registered Psychologist in the Province of Ontario (#1667) with over thirty years of clinical experience. He has worked in a number of different settings, including: School Boards in Ontario; Children's Mental Health Centres, both as staff (Psychologist and Team Leader and Senior Psychologist), as well as a Consultant; University setting both as a full time staff as well as a Lecturer in a number of courses, including teaching Psychological Assessment to Graduate students in Psychology. In addition, he has completed a number of research studies, lectured, offered numerous workshops as well as having published in a number of professional journals.

Dr. Springer presently operates a quality oriented Private Practice specializing in working with children, adolescents, young adults and their families.

Dr. Springer specializes in referrals for academic, behavioural and emotional issues. Children, adolescents and young adults and their families are interviewed around their individual concerns and a personalized course of treatment is prescribed. This can include the following:

- Psychological and Psychoeducational Assessment
- Individual Therapy
- Family Therapy
- Cognitive Skills Training Programs
- Specific Academic Evaluation

Dr. Springer specializes in the assessment of Cognitive and Learning Issues, including Learning Disabilities, ADD, and Anxiety Issues. Dr. Springer also has a special School Referral program as well. Dr. Springer has a special interest in the deaf and is fluent in Sign Language.

Patricia Title
PhD CPsych
Dr. Title has over 15 years of clinical experience in the field of child and adolescent psychology, in which she has worked in private practice, hospital, school and agency settings. Trish graduated with a PhD in School and Child-Clinical Psychology from OISE/University of Toronto in 2010. Prior to that, she completed her M.A. at OISE in the same program and an Honours B.A. in psychology from the University of Western Ontario.

Dr. Title has received extensive training and clinical experience working with children, adolescents and their families facing a wide variety of developmental, learning, attentional, behavioural and social/emotional challenges. Her pre-doctoral clinical training in assessment and treatment was completed at the former Clarke Institute of Psychiatry (now CAMH); through the Department of Psychiatry at the Hospital for Sick Children; and at a private practice in Toronto.

Dr. Title offers both assessment and therapy through her practice. She completes psychoeducational and psychological assessments for youngsters in the 5 to 19 year age range. Assessments cover a range of issues, including identification of various learning difficulties/disabilities, attentional challenges, behavioural, social and emotional concerns as well as gifted testing. Reassessment is also available to document ongoing needs for school support for elementary and high school and required documentation for university entrance.

Dr. Title also offers individual psychotherapy for children and teenagers and in consultation with parents around their children's issues, particularly around issues of anxiety, depression and social difficulties. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) is the main framework used to understand and address children's needs.

Dr. Title is a trained provider of Cognitive Working Memory Training. Cogmed is an evidence-based, computerized program that trains working memory. Dr. Title sets up the program and coaches individuals through their training.

Judy Springer
Judy Springer is a Registered Social Worker in private practice in Toronto. She has a BA in Psychology, and BSW and MSW degrees from McGill University. Additionally she has postgraduate training in Family Therapy and Group Facilitation. Judy is a member of the Ontario College of Certified Social Workers and Social Service Workers and the Ontario Association of Social Workers. She has many years experience providing individual, couple and family counseling. She utilizes a systemic, collaborative and strength based approach in all areas of her work.

Judy is a seasoned practitioner who brings to her practice more than 25 years of working in the public sector as a social worker, clinician, supervisor and manager in various settings including Family Services, Children's Mental Health and Developmental Services.

As well as her general practice, Judy specializes in assisting families in the areas of developmental disabilities including learning and developmental issues, and Autism and Asperger Syndrome. The other significant focus of her practice is the area of Loss, Grief and Bereavement with a particular emphasis on supporting families following the loss of a child.

Services offered

" Individual Counseling/Therapy
" Couple/Marital Counseling/Therapy
" Parent Counseling
" Family Counseling/Therapy
" Loss, Grief/Bereavement Counseling
" Assistance with Life Transitions
" Advocacy


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