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Dr. Martin Antony will receive two awards from Ryerson University at the annual Ryerson Awards Night on March 26, 2015. The first of these is the 2014 Yeates School of Graduate Studies (YSGS) Outstanding Contribution to Graduate Education Award. This award recognizes faculty excellence in the complex process of mentoring graduate students to prepare them…

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Congratulations to Matilda Nowakowski, whose paper “Alexithymia and eating disorders: A critical review of the literature” was selected by the Journal of Eating Disorders for their award honouring the Best Article Advancing the Field of Eating Disorders for 2014.  Matilda was a student in the Anxiety Research and Treatment Lab until completing her PhD in…

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Congratulations to Dr. Matilda Nowakowski, who recently received a Father Sean O’Sullivan Centre (FSORC) Postdoctoral Fellowship Award. Her new position will begin in September 2014, and will involve developing an integrated clinical and research program in GI Psychology involving the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences (McMaster University), Anxiety Treatment and Research Centre (St. Joseph’s…

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Jenny Rogojanski

Congratulations to Dr. Jenny Rogojanski, who will begin a new full time position as a psychologist in the Department of Psychiatry at St. Michael’s Hospital. In this position, Dr. Rogojanski will be part of a new Integrated Service Coordination Team, where she will provide clinical services and training in the assessment and treatment of severe…

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Bethany Gee

Congratulations to Dr. Bethany Shikatani (previously, Bethany Gee), who will be starting a postdoctoral fellowship at the Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University in October 2014. Dr. Shikatani recently completed her internship at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Her doctoral dissertation (“The impact of cognitive restructuring and mindfulness strategies on postevent processing…

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Heather Hood

Congratulations to Dr. Heather Hood, who successfully defended her doctoral dissertation, entitled “Poor insight in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Examining the role of cognitive, metacognitive, and neuropsychological variables.” Heather will complete her internship at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton at the end of August, and will then start a full time position at Homewood Health Centre (Guelph, ON),…

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Dr. Martin Antony will present a 2-day workshop on Understanding and treating obsessive-compulsive disorder, perfectionism, and related problems on November 4 and 5, 2014 for Leading Edge Seminars (Toronto).

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Leigh Henderson

Leigh Henderson will start his predoctoral internship at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in September 2014 – Congratulations and good luck, Leigh! Leigh is also currently working on his dissertation investigating the relationship between religiosity and obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms.

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