Avi Zer-Aviv

Avi Zer-Aviv RP is a practicing Registered Psychotherapist in Toronto, with a life-long curiosity about the mystery of life and human relationships. With an early background in Eastern medicine, including spending a year living and studying in Asia, Avi’s life work has been to blend the best of East and West. This has included an extensive and ongoing engagement with world culture, poetry and mythology, the expressive arts, and ‘being with’ experience. Drawn to be of service, Avi has worked as a frontline community worker and manager in the social services field for over a decade. This has included working with marginalized youth, adults living with disabilities, seniors and people living with HIV/AIDS. Avi is a graduate of the Living Institute’s Existential-Integrative Psychotherapy Diploma Program. He is also a graduate of the University of Waterloo, specializing in conflict studies. He has completed formal training in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy through The Centre for Mindfulness Studies in Toronto.