Dr. Peter Farvolden

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Dr. Peter Farvolden, Chief Science Officer

Dr. Farvolden has worked as a researcher, clinician and administrator in a variety of inpatient and outpatient settings, including the University Health Network from 1997 to 1998, Hamilton Health Sciences Centre from 1998 to 2001, and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) from 2001 to 2009. He has held university appointments in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto and the Departments of Psychology at the University of Waterloo and is currently an adjunct faculty member at Ryerson University. Dr. Farvolden founded CBT Associates in 2002 with Dr. Eilenna Denisoff and has been the Senior Clinical Director since its founding. Dr. Farvolden is a member of the College of Psychologists of Ontario, Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Canadian Psychological Association, Canadian Association of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and the Ontario Psychological Association. Dr. Farvolden holds a BA, BSc and PhD in Clinical Psychology from the University of Waterloo. Dr. Farvolden served as Senior Clinical Director of MindBeacon between June 2015 and October 2020.