Dr. Irving received her PhD from McGill University, where she worked with the McGill Faculty of Medicine’s Programs in Whole Person Care, studying the prevention and treatment of stress and burnout in healthcare professionals. She is currently completing a two-year clinical/research postdoctoral fellowship in the Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Clinic in Mood and Anxiety Disorders at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). Her current research focuses on understanding the mechanisms that underpin change in mindfulness-based therapies and the prevention of depressive relapse. Dr. Irving has been involved in teaching and supervising psychology graduate students, as well as training healthcare professionals in mindfulness-based interventions nationally and internationally.
At CBT Associates, she provides CBT for mood and anxiety disorders, stress, burnout, and substance abuse. Dr. Irving also provides mindfulness-based interventions such as mindfulness-based cognitive therapy and mindfulness-based stress reduction. She is a member of the College of Psychologists of Ontario, the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, and the Canadian Psychological Association.
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