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The Centre for Mental Health Research and Treatment (CMHRT) is a vital component of the Clinical Psychology program at the University of Waterloo. The CMHRT offers accessible, effective mental health services for adults, adolescents, children and families in the Region of Waterloo while facilitating cutting-edge research on the development, persistence and treatment of mental health problems and providing comprehensive clinical training in our state-of-the-art facility.


  1. July 10, 2019How to Talk to Your Children About Sexual Abuse

    Congratulations to University of Waterloo's Clinical Psychology Associate Professor Dillon Browne for his stellar interview on CBC radio this morning.  Dillon provided interesting, relevant,  and evidence-based information to help families navigate challenging conversations about childhood trauma in the wake of the local alleged sexual assault of a four year old child in Waterloo Region.  To listen to the interview, click the link below:

  2. May 30, 2019Screen Time and Early Childhood Development

    University of Waterloo Psychology Professor Dillon Browne talks about screen time and early childhood development in this child and family blog: https://www.childandfamilyblog.com/early-childhood-development/screen-time/

  3. May 27, 2019CMHRT Community Education Outreach 2019

    Clinical psychology graduate students from the University of Waterloo presented two exceptional community workshops this year.  Kevin Capobianco led a team of students to develop and translate empirical knowledge into applications for everyday life.

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