Department of Psychiatry

Dr. Judith Laposa
Assistant Professor
Brain and Therapeutics
Judith Laposa
Contact Info
T: (416) 535-8501 34861
Location
Centre for Addiction & Mental Health
100 Stokes St
4219
Toronto, ON, M6J 1H4
Appointment Status Primary

Dr. Judith Laposa completed her Ph.D. at UBC, did her resident year at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and then completed a post doctoral fellowship at CAMH/U of T. Dr. Laposa is a psychologist in the Mood and Anxiety Service at CAMH. She is a Clinician Scientist at CAMH in the Clinical Research, Research Program, and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. She is CACBT-ACTCC-Certified in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy. In addition to working with clients, Dr. Laposa mentors students and professionals from a variety of disciplines in the administration of cognitive behavioural therapy.She received the CAMH Excellence in Psychology Education award in 2013, 2016 and 2017.

Research/Teaching

Research Synopsis

Dr. Laposa’s research interests focus on the measurement and evaluation of cognitive models of anxiety disorders and OCD, and mechanisms in treatment response to cognitive behaviour therapy, with particular interests in posttraumatic stress disorder, social phobia, and obsessive-compulsive disorder.