Michael Appiah - M.S.W./R.S.W

In my professional experience, men seek support for two reasons:

1.) To move them further away from pain.

2.) To bring them closer to pleasure.

Given the world’s expectations of people, you likely have been told to hide your feelings, not openly share your struggles, or toughen up and let things that bother you slide.

The good news is you don’t have to face these issues alone.

Imagine confronting any life problem you run into and resolving it with confidence.

Imagine being 100% certain that you can handle any stress or setback life throws at you.

Hi, I’m Michael and I'm a registered social worker.

In the past decade, I have had extensive experience working specifically with men
experiencing anger management issues, conflict in relationships, and struggling with anxiety/confidence in a wide variety of settings.

My goal is to develop a deep understanding of who you are, build your trust through emotionally candid conversations, and develop actionable solutions to achieve your goals.


Anger Management

Anger is one letter short of danger, At its core, there are underlying issues that are causing you to unleash your anger in ways that scare and intimidate people who are close to you. Reach out and let's connect to see how I can support you.


If anxiety is getting the best of you and you find yourself constantly overthinking, over-worrying, and unable to deal with many things head-on, worry not. Reach out and let's connect to see how I can support you.

Relationship Issues

Have relationship issues? Have you been on so many dates but you find yourself always running into issues. Or do you find yourself struggling to connect with your significant other and want to seek clarity on what are the core problems? Reach out and let's connect.

Men’s Issues

Men often find it difficult to confide in individuals close to them due to shame, fear of being viewed as weak, and concerns that the struggles they are going through won't be kept private. Worry not. I've worked with plenty of men who have shared the aforementioned concerns and helped them with a variety of issues. Let's connect and see how I can help you.

Christian Counselling

Looking for a Christian perspective for counselling, then look no further. With over 10 years of leadership experience in Christianity combined with over 10 years in the social work field, I have the knowledge and experience to support you with the issues you are having through a Christian lens. Reach out and let's connect.

Career Counselling/Life Coaching

Most career counselling and life coaching services are outdated. If you are looking for a unique approach to finding out what career(s) best suits you and a strategy that gets you ahead of hundreds of applicants, or looking to make some big changes in your life and would like clarity, then you've come to the right place. Reach out and let's connect.

Workplace Issues (Marketing/Tech/Entrepreneurship)

If you are in Marketing, Tech, or an Entrepreneur and find yourself having issues at work, pursuing work-life balance, or you are trying to seek a higher-level role but feel a bit anxious or a bit of an imposter, I can help. I have a solid understanding of Marketing, Tech, and Entrepreneurship (I have consulting experience). Reach out and let's connect.


Session Fee: $160 per session

Session Length: 60 minutes

Delivery: Video Sessions or Phone.

Age(s): Individuals 18 +

Couple(s): No

Sliding Scale: Yes for individuals who don't have insurance. Can further discuss this in private.

Pay By: Credit Card, E-Transfer

Accepted Insurance Plans:
Canada Life | Great-West Life,
Green Shield Canada, Manulife
Medavie Blue Cross, SunLife, and other insurance providers.

Therapy Approach

Types of Therapy:
Attachment-basedChristian CounsellingCoachingCognitive Behavioural (CBT)Culturally SensitiveNarrative TherapyStrength-Based

Credentials and Education

Dalhousie University
Masters of Social Work (M.S.W)

York University
Bachelors of Social Work
2009' (B.S.W.)

License #: 828473

Membership(s): Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW)

Ontario Association of Social Workers (OASW)


2 King Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 4S0
Phone:+1 289-797-3206

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