Dr. Laura Cuttini received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from McGill University. Her research focus was on peer victimization in adolescents, particularly those suffering from depression and anxiety. She completed her predoctoral internship at the Allan Memorial Institute in the CBT Service and the Herzl Family Practice Centre in the Teen Health Unit, specializing in mood and anxiety disorders. She has also completed training with Kahnawake Shakotiia’takehnhas Community Services, the CBT Service at the Jewish General Hospital, and the McGill Mental Health Service.
Laura has experience conducting cognitive behavioural therapy with adolescents and adults, with a focus on mood and anxiety disorders, including depression, generalized anxiety, panic disorder, and social anxiety, as well as trauma-related disorders and OCD. She has also received training in other approaches such as acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT), motivational interviewing, and mindfulness.
Please note that our associates work with many presenting issues, some of which are not listed in this biography. Please speak to our intake team at 416-363-4228 for more information.
CBT Associates is a large, well-established and rapidly-growing network of clinics that provides evidence-based psychological services to children, adolescents, adults of all ages, and couples.
We are a highly-qualified group of over 50 psychologists and psychological associates who provide personalized, compassionate, respectful and discreet treatment with the highest level of... Read More
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Psychologists are closely aligned with psychiatrists as both are highly-trained professionals. Psychiatrists are oriented toward pharmaceutical solutions (some illnesses in fact lend themselves to medication versus talk therapy, such as severe depression or schizophrenia); while psychologists are oriented toward talk therapy as a solution.
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The first important difference between psychotherapists and psychologists is the number of years of education and training required to register by each college. The College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario requires members to complete any recognized training program in psychotherapy, with 450 hours of direct client contact, and 100 hours of clinical supervision. In contrast, to... Read More