|Virtual Lunch Together with Dr. Martin Antony
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ET
You may already know Dr. Martin Antony as a leader in the use of behavioural approaches to help people dealing with anxiety, depression, OCD, shyness, perfectionism, and other issues. As a popular Leading Edge Seminars presenter for over 20 years, Dr. Antony has shared a wealth of clinical, academic, and research experience with our attendees. Now we are honoured to have him join us for a FREE virtual lunchtime chat!
Our FREE Virtual Lunches are a great opportunity to meet and talk with esteemed mental health professionals on a more casual level. Leading Edge Founder Michael Kerman will delve into Dr. Antony’s background, inspirations, and interests. You’ll hear Dr. Antony’s thoughts on the state of psychotherapy today, the effects of COVID on clients and clinical practice, and how he sees behavioural approaches evolving in the future.
Join the chat, ask questions, or sit back and learn something new over lunch. Don’t miss your chance to join what promises to be a fascinating and lively conversation!
Dr. Martin M. Antony is professor in the Department of Psychology at Ryerson University and provincial clinical and training lead for the Ontario Structured Psychotherapy Program. Previously, he was founding director of both the Anxiety Treatment and Research Clinic and the Psychology Residency Program at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton. He is also a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and a past president of both the Canadian Psychological Association and the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.
Dr. Antony has published 33 books and over 300 scientific articles and chapters in areas related to cognitive behaviour therapy and anxiety-related disorders. He has given more than 425 presentations to audiences across four continents and has been interviewed, featured, or quoted more than 450 times in various print, radio, television, and online media outlets, including the CBC, Chatelaine Magazine, CNN, CTV, the Globe and Mail, National Post, New York Times, O (Oprah) Magazine, Prevention Magazine, Reader’s Digest, Scientific American Mind, Toronto Star, USA Today, Washington Post, and many others.
What you'll find in the Virtual Lunch
Our FREE 1-hour Virtual Lunch Together sessions are where you’ll meet some of the most interesting people who are influencing the field of mental health today.
In conversation with Leading Edge founder Michael Kerman, each guest host will be invited to talk about their background, current interests, and ideas. The floor will then be opened for questions from attendees.
You will learn about our guests; how they got started in their careers; how things are going since the pandemic started (both personally and from a professional point of view); as well as insights into how you can help clients during this challenging time.
Attendance at our Virtual Lunch Together events is free, but registration is required.
Can’t attend the live broadcast in person? Sign up anyway! All our events are recorded, and all registered participants receive a link to the recording following the live broadcast.