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Leslie S Greenberg

Professor Emeritus

Locations / Contact Info:

211, BSB
Keele Campus
Phone: 416 736 2100 Ext. 66111

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Faculty & School/Dept.

Faculty of Health - Department of Psychology


Phd - 1975
York University
Toronto Ont. Can.

B.Sc (Eng) - 1967
Univ. of Witwatersrand
Johannesburg S. Africa

M. Eng - 1970
Hamilton Ont. Can.


Emotion-focused Clinic


Carl Rogers Award - 2010
American Psychologicak Association Div 32

Distinguished contributions to Psychology as a profession - 2007
Canadian Psychological Association

Distinguished Career research award - 2004
International society of Psychotherapy Research

Harvey Brooker Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching - 2007
Ontario Psychological Association

Award for Excellence in Professional Training - 2006
Canadian Council of Professional Psychology programmes


Currently available to supervise graduate students: No

Currently taking on work-study students, Graduate Assistants or Volunteers: No

Available to supervise undergraduate thesis projects: No

Current Research

Psychotherapy process and outcome research with a particular focus on identifying processes of change and relating these to outcome. Empirically supported experiential therapy with a special focus on the treatment of depression. The role of emotion in therapy and constructivism in the generation of meaning. The development of the principles of a dilectical-constructivist emotion-focused therapy for individuals and couples. Psychotherapy integration. More information can be found on my webpage.

Research Projects

Emotional Literacy
Role: Principal Investigator
Amount funded: $200
Year Funded: 2009
Duration: 2
Funded by: Other...

Role: Principal Investigator
Amount funded: $140
Year Funded: 2007
Duration: 3
Funded by: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

Curriculum Vitae (C.V. file):

CV of Leslie S Greenberg


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