Sylvia Bramwell

Sylvia Bramwell

Professor of Christian Counselling and Addictions Care

Dr. Sylvia Bramwell is a professor at Canada Christian College School of Graduate Theological Studies, in the Department of Counselling and Psychology.  Originally trained as a Social Worker from Renson College, a sub-division of the University of Waterloo.  She worked as a Health Promotion Officer with Toronto Community Housing for the last twelve years of a thirty-two year employment with this corporation.  She is currently a Registered Psychotherapist with the College or Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario since May, 2015.

Dr. Bramwell holds a Bachelor of Theology from Christian Life School of Theology, a Masters and Doctorate in Christian Counselling from Canada Christian College School of Graduate Theological Studies. Here, she often teaches COUN399 – Counselling Skills Development Lab, ADDC401- Drugs, Behaviour and the Brain, COUN501 – Advanced Counselling Skills Development Lab and COUN801 –The Church’s Role on Mental Health.

As part time occupation, Dr. Bramwell is self-employed with Deep Waters Counselling Services, where she works as a Registered Psychotherapist in Cambridge, Ontario.  Dr. Bramwell is an ordained pastor in good standing with the Evangelical Association of Canada.


  • Bachelor of Theology
  • Masters in Christian Counselling
  • Doctorate in Christian Counselling

Top 3 Courses Taught

  • Counselling Skills Development Lab
  • Drugs, Behaviour and the Brain
  • The Church’s Role on Mental Health

Favourite Bible Verse

“Arise, shine; For your light has come! And the glory of the Lord is risen upon you.” – Isaiah 60:1