Nicole Franklin is a Registered Social Worker and Psychotherapist and the Founder and Clinical Director of Live Free Counselling Services. She has over 15 years of experience in providing clinical therapy and mental health and wellness training. Nicole graduated from Ryerson University with a Masters of Social Work degree and is currently completing her PhD through the University of Toronto (OISE). Nicole has also received recognition from the University of Toronto for excelling in her role as a Clinical Supervisor over the years.
Nicole is a leader in mental health wellness training and workshops. Live Free workshops focus on a wide range of mental health topics from managing stress and self-care to Black mental health awareness, employee wellbeing and more! Click our Services to find out more about our wellness training and education programs for organizations and community groups here (*click go to: Services Page).
Nicole has a diverse professional background which includes clinical counselling, clinical supervision across Ontario, post-secondary education in mental health, school mental health, child welfare, children’s mental health and community development. Nicole is committed to curating inclusive, anti-oppressive and trauma-informed wellness spaces for individuals, professionals and organizations that bring resiliency to the surface of exploration.