MARTIN M ANTONY, PHD, ABPP

Martin M. Antony, PhD, CPsych, FRSC, ABPP, is a professor and chair in the Department of Psychology at Ryerson University. He is the director of research at the Anxiety Treatment and Research Centre at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, which he founded more than 15 years ago. In addition he holds faculty appointments at McMaster University and the University of Toronto. Dr. Antony served as president of the Canadian Psychological Association. He has published 29 books and over 200 scientific articles and book chapters, mostly on the assessment and treatment of anxiety-based problems such as obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, specific phobia, generalized anxiety disorder and perfectionism. Dr. Antony trains and supervises students in psychology, psychiatry, social work, and other disciplines in the area of cognitive-behavioral therapy for anxiety-based problems, and has received a number of career awards for his contributions to research, training and education. He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, as well as the American and Canadian Psychological associations and the Association for Psychological Science. Dr. Antony has given more than 300 workshops and presentations to health care professionals across North America, Europe, and Australia. He has been interviewed, featured, or quoted more than 300 times in various print, radio, and television media outlets, including the Discovery Channel, Family Circle Magazine, Huffington Post, National Geographic Channel, The New York Times, O (Oprah) Magazine, Scientific American Mind, The Washington Post, Women’s Health, and many others.