Graduate Department of Psychological Clinical Science - Christian Hendershot

Christian Hendershot, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Associate Professor

Dr. Hendershot received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Washington (2009) and completed a clinical residency in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington. Dr. Hendershot’s research focuses on the etiology and treatment of addictive behaviors, with a primary emphasis on alcohol use disorders. His research includes a joint emphasis on human experimental and clinical trial methodologies. His recent projects have been supported by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the National Institutes of Health, ABMRF/The Foundation for Alcohol Research, the Ontario Mental Health Research Foundation, and the Canada Foundation for Innovation/Ministry of Research and Innovation. Dr. Hendershot is a Senior Scientist at CAMH and serves as Head of Psychology, Addictions Division. He holds a Canada Research Chair in the Faculty of Medicine (Department of Psychiatry), University of Toronto.