Dr. Daniel Peluso received his PhD in clinical psychology from the University of Regina and completed his residency at the Royal Ottawa Hospital. He has experience providing cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), and related therapies (mindfulness,DBT) in a range of outpatient settings, including mental health hospitals, rehabilitation/pain programs, and Operational Stress Injury Clinics with Veterans.
Dr. Peluso has published book chapters and scientific papers in the areas of anxiety, pain, and trauma. He is also actively involved in supervising other professionals in providing CBT.
At CBT Associates, his practice focuses on assessment and treatment of adults with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and trauma-related disorders, anxiety and mood disorders, pain and illness-related disorders, and interpersonal difficulties. Dr. Peluso is a member of the College of Psychologists of Ontario and the Ontario Psychological Association.
Please note that our associates work with many presenting issues, some of which are not listed in this biography. Please speak to our intake team at 416-363-4228 for more information.
CBT Associates is a large, well-established and rapidly-growing network of clinics that provides evidence-based psychological services to children, adolescents, adults of all ages, and couples.
We are a highly-qualified group of over 50 psychologists and psychological associates who provide personalized, compassionate, respectful and discreet treatment with the highest level of... Read More
To help us reliably meet the needs of all our clients, we must ask you to provide 24 hours’ notice when cancelling or rescheduling an appointment. Appointments without sufficient notice will be charged the full fee.Read More
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The first important difference between psychotherapists and psychologists is the number of years of education and training required to register by each college. The College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario requires members to complete an undergraduate degree that includes 360 hours (total) of training and education. In contrast, to become a psychologist in Ontario the... Read More