Graduate Department of Psychological Clinical Science - R. Michael Bagby

R. Michael Bagby, Ph.D., ABAP, C.Psych.

R. Michael Bagby, Ph.D., ABAP, C. Psych. (Professor and Chair, Graduate Program in Psychological Clinical Sciences), is a clinical psychologist whose main research focus is on the relationship between personality and psychopathology, with particular attention to anxiety disorders, affective disorders and, more recently, schizophrenia-spectrum disorders. He is also interested in personality disorders, dimensional models of personality and the effect personality has on individual response to different modes of treatment for major depression (such as cognitive therapy and pharmacotherapy); psychodiagnosis and the detection of malingering. He is also Senior Collaborator Scientist in the Clinical Research and Clinical Imaging Programs at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health; he also holds the rank of Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto.