Completely Accept Yourself

I’m David Archer, a psychotherapist and author from Montreal. I specialize in trauma recovery for young adults and middle-aged people.

My clients come from diverse racial, cultural, and gender identities.

What can I help you with?

 We all have unique challenges. Whether related to anxiety, depression, trauma, or stress, my job is to help and guide you to restore balance in your life.

Our Method

Want to know about EMDR therapy and memory reconsolidation?

Your Mental Health

Overwhelmed? Learn to recover and live in the present.

My Published Books

Want a new perspective? Read something different.

Send me an email

If you have any questions we can discuss by email.

Qualifications/ Credentials

I have a master’s in couple and family therapy, as well as a master’s in social work. Both from McGill University. 

The professional title is: “Social Worker – Psychotherapist”. I provide short-term interventions for stress, anxiety, and other issues. Licensed and registered to practice in Quebec.

A Day With David

Here is a video summary of everything you need to know about my therapy.

Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.

-Martin Luther King, Jr.

My therapeutic approach

Everybody is different.

Your identity, and how you see yourself, matters. 

I am an anti-racist psychotherapist. I’m trained as an EMDR Certified therapist and Approved Consultant. I have also developed an approach to treat racial and complex trauma called Rhythm and Processing (RAP).

I help clients to heal from suffering, organizations to become more humane, and help therapists to become more effective at what they do.

We will learn techniques to reduce anxiety, increase self-worth, and change the way you look at life.

My motivation: There is no better feeling than helping others to recognize their awesomeness.

Contact me if you would like to schedule a session today.