Liza Finlay

Liza Finlay is a practicing psychotherapist and renowned writer. A specialist in Adlerian psychotherapy techniques, Liza authors’s couples’ advice column. She penned the “Dear Liza” advice column for Family Outlook magazine and contributes many mental health articles to a wide variety of print and online publications. Liza has edited numerous books, children’s books and academic articles on parenting and psychology. She has a master’s degree in counselling psychology.

In addition to practicing psychotherapy, Liza is a prolific writer. Her articles on depression, anxiety and eating disorders won national awards.

Liza’s passions are individual (including adolescent), couples and career counselling. She believes strongly that we all contain the creative power to grow, change and heal.

Book an appointment or consultation with Liza by calling the Leaside Therapy Centre, 416-481-2600 ext 23, or emailing Liza at