Graduate Department of Psychological Clinical Science Faculty

Clinical Psychology at UTSC has primary research strengths in the areas of:

  • clinical and cognitive neuroscience
  • psychological assessment and clinical neuropsychology
  • psychopathology (including psychosis and mood disorders)
  • personality
  • mindfulness- and acceptance-based psychotherapies

A unifying theme of faculty research in Clinical Psychology at UTSC is to advance the assessment and treatment of mental disorders, especially depressive and bipolar disorders, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia-spectrum disorders, borderline personality disorder, and neurocognitive disorders, such as dementia due to Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease.

Click on the faculty profiles below to learn more about our members.

Unless otherwise indicated, all core clinical and associate faculty members provide graduate supervision (note: associate faculty members provide co-supervision with a core clinical faculty).

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Core Clinical Faculty

R. Michael Bagby, Ph.D., ABAP., C.Psych. Michael W. Best, Ph.D.
Vina M. Goghari, Ph.D., C.Psych. Anthony C. Ruocco, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Zindel V. Segal, Ph.D., C.Psych. Amanda A. Uliaszek, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Konstantine K. Zakzanis, Ph.D., C.Psych.  
Andrew Cooper, Ph.D*. Jessica Dere*, Ph.D., C.Psych.

*Drs. Cooper and Dere do not provide research supervision


Associate Faculty Members

Ofer Agid, M.D. Judith P. Andersen, Ph.D.
Sandra Black, O.C., O.Ont., M.D., FRCPC, FRSC Alison Bury, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Erika N. Carlson, Ph.D. Melanie Cohn, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Joanne Coutts**, Ph.D., C.Psych. William Cunningham, Ph.D.
Zafiris Jeffrey Daskalakis, M.D., Ph.D. Kim Edelstein, Ph.D., C. Psych.
Suzanne Erb, Ph.D. Norman Farb, Ph.D.
Donna Ferguson**, Psy.D., C.Psych., ABPP Niki Fitzgerald**, Ph.D., C. Psych.
Brett Ford, Ph.D. Marc Fournier, Ph.D.
George Foussias, M.D., Ph.D. Samantha Fuss**, Ph.D., C. Psych.
Cory Gerritsen, Ph.D., C.Psych. Benjamin Goldstein, M.D., Ph.D.
Ariel Graff, M.D., Ph.D. Robin Green, Ph.D., C. Psych.
Lance L. Hawley**, Ph.D., C.Psych. Christian Hendershot, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Cendri Hutcherson, Ph.D. Michael Inzlicht, Ph.D.
Julie Irving**, Ph.D., C.Psych. Rutsuko Ito, Ph.D
Sean Kidd, Ph.D., C.Psych. Nathan Kolla, M.D., Ph.D..
Andy Lee, Ph.D. Longena Ng**, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Stephanie Penney, Ph.D., C.Psych. Lena C. Quilty, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Jennifer Rabin, Ph.D., C.Psych.  
Tayyab Rashid**, Ph.D., C.Psych. Neil A. Rector, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Gary Remington, M.D., Ph.D. Lesley A. Ruttan**, Ph.D., C.Psych.
Catherine Sabiston, Ph.D. Mark Schmuckler, Ph.D.
Prathiba Shammi**, Ph.D., C.Psych. Daisy Singla**, Ph.D., C.Psych. 
Elizabeth Tarshis**, Ed.D., C.Psych. Sandra Yuen**, Ph.D., C.Psych.

**Provides clinical supervision only