Ontario, Canada

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Ontario Association for Contextual Behavioural Science

Affiliated 2011

Contact Information

Dr. Neil Levitsky
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada


The purpose of the organisation shall be to foster the development of functional contextual cognitive and behavioural science and practice within Ontario, with a focus on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

Chapter Activities

The Chapter may hold periodic meetings to host presentations regarding developments in contextual behavioural science, application and the advancement of human welfare. The Chapter may hold meetings for the transaction of business as related to Ontario ACBS. The Chapter may engage in activities designed to accomplish its purpose including but not limited to developing or promoting education and training opportunities, establishing and maintaining a website, listserve and other media, developing peer supervision opportunities for members, developing professional referral opportunities amongst members and establishing or acquiring newsletters, journals or other publications.      

Description of Membership

The membership of the Chapter shall be people who are interested in the advancement of contextual behavioural science and practice. It is anticipated that the membership will be comprised of clinicians eg, psychologists, social workers, physicians, psychiatrists and psychotherapists, academics and students practicing and/or studying in Ontario.  

Board Members (2016-2018)

Sheri Turrell –  Past Chair
Aliza Weinrib – Chair

Kathryn Palmer - Chair elect

Sean Sydor - Treasurer
Nikolay Pavlov – Member-at-large
Neil Levitsky - Member-at-large
Brittany Rosenbloom – Student Representative

Marie-Eve Martel - Secretary


Join us!

To join us, please fill in the Application Form and request to join our Listserv.

Our website is: www.ontarioacbs.org


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