Department of Psychiatry

Dr. Andrew Howlett MD
Assistant Professor
Child and Adolescent, Equity, Gender and Population
Andrew Howlett
Contact Info
T: (416) 530-6000 4518
Location
St. Joseph's Health Centre
30 The Queensway
3L234
Toronto, ON, M6R 1B5
Appointment Status Primary

Dr. Howlett completed his medical doctorate at Dalhousie University (2007) and a residency in psychiatry at the University of Toronto (2012). Dr. Howlett is a psychiatrist in the Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health Program at SJHC where he also works as an educator, administrator and researcher. Dr. Howlett’s evolving area of interest is Fathers’/Men’s Mental Health. He is the founder of the Fathers’ Mental Health Network (www.fathersmentalhealth.com), and the creator of the Shoulder-to-Shoulder Project, a campaign to engage men in talking about their health. Dr. Howlett is the first to provide a Fathers’ Mental Health Consultation and Treatment Program in Canada.

Research/Teaching

Research Synopsis

Fathers' Mental Health (CIHR Planning Grant 2013)
Screening Expectant Fathers for Depression (SJHC 2013)
Promoting Fathers' Mental Health (CIHR Team Grant 2014 - application under review)
Developing Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Fathers with Postpartum Depression (IPT-F)
The Stigma of Mental Illness in Fatherhood (Supervising Ben Rosen)
Engage, Assessing and Treating Fathers with Mental Illness (Evaluation Project)