Buhagar, Desmond C.
Desmond C. Buhagar, SJ

PhD (Loyola)

desmond.buhagar@utoronto.ca | 416-922-5474 ext 243


  • Registered Psychotherapist (RP) and Clinical Supervisor, College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO)
  • Licensed Clinical Marriage & Family Therapist & Supervisor (LCMFT), Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH)
  • Clinical Fellow and Approved Supervisor, Canadian, American, and Ontario Associations for Marriage and Family Therapy (CAMFT, AAMFT, OAMFT)
  • Certified Psycho-Spiritual Therapist and Supervisor-Educator (PCE), Canadian Association for Spiritual Care (CASC)
  • Clinical Fellow and Diplomate (Teaching Supervisor), American Association of Pastoral Counselors (AAPC)
  • Co-Director: Toronto Psychospiritual Therapy Training Centre (TPTTC) and Arbour Counselling Services (ACS)
  • Member: Catholic Psychotherapy Association of Canada (CPAC)


  • Psychotherapy and Spiritual Care Education
Appointment Status College TST Teaching Category
Basic Degree
GCTS Associate
Regis College Regular Tenure Stream