Moira Canes was born in South Africa and emmigrated to Toronto Canada in 1977. She received training in Gestalt Therapy. In 1992, she co-founded the Transpersonal Therapy Centre where she had a private practice, taught psychotherapy skills and ran experiential, personal growth groups. Co-author of Peeling The Onion, a text book on Gestalt theory and methodology, Moira also developed an intensive spiritual retreat program for catholic nuns, priests and laity.
Moira is a certified Enneagram instructor and in 2008 she completed a training in Family Constellations. For over twenty years, Moira has been engaged in Buddhist meditation which has become integral to her life and approach to therapy.