Dr. Priya N. Watson MSc, MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor
Child and Adolescent
Dr. Priya Watson
Contact Info
T: (416) 535-8501 36544
F: (416) 979-4685
Centre for Addiction & Mental Health
250 College St
1st floor
Toronto, ON, M5T 1R8
Appointment Status Primary
Professional Memberships
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Ontario Medical Association
Scientist, Cundill Centre for Child and Youth Depression
Education Scholar, Office of Education, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Dr. Watson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto, in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and a Clinician-Scientist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. She has appointments at CAMH as an Education Scholar and as a Scientist in the Cundill Centre for Child and Youth Depression. Dr. Watson completed a Master’s in Clinical Epidemiology at Queen’s University, medical training at McMaster University, and child and adolescent psychiatry training at the University of Toronto. She also completed a CIHR Fellowship in the Transdisciplinary Approach to the Health of Marginalised Populations.


Research Synopsis

Research Interests: Chronic trauma in children and youth Knowledge translation and continuing professional development Treatment-resistant depression in children and youth Psychotherapy scholarship in areas of culture and treatment engagement