Jodi Goldstein, BEd, MSW, RSW
Jodi began her Social Work career in 1998. Her personal struggle to conceive inspired her to support others in this frequently complex journey. She began a private Social Work practice in 2006 where her primary focus has been on infertility. Her clients include individuals and couples who are coping with the often intense emotions resulting from trying to have a baby. Jodi provides counselling and also conducts assessments for people involved in third party fertility treatments. Further, Jodi provides support to and assessments for gamete donors and carriers who aim to assist others in their desire to have a child.
Jodi Goldstein obtained her Bachelor of Education Degree at York University in 1993 and her Master of Social Work Degree at the University of Toronto in 1998. In 2010, she obtained a certificate in Infertility Counselling, offered by Tape Studies. She is a member in good standing of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW), the Ontario Association of Social Workers (OASW), and the Counselling Special Interest Group (CSIG) of the Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society (CFAS).
Jodi understands on a personal and professional level the stress, fears, and barriers many people face in their journey to have a child. This understanding informs Jodi’s practice and helps to ensure that her clients feel heard, understood, and better able to navigate what can be a very challenging time of their lives.