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Evidence to Improve Care

Anxiety Disorders

Care in All Settings

Ontario Health (Quality) thanks the following individuals for their generous, voluntary contributions of time and expertise to help create this quality standard:

Randi E. McCabe (co-chair)
Director, Anxiety Treatment and Research Clinic, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton

Peggy M. A. Richter (co-chair)
Head, Frederick W. Thompson Anxiety Disorders Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Sharon Bal
Family Physician, Delta Coronation Family Health Organization

Mary Bartram
Registered Social Worker, Postdoctoral Researcher, McGill University

Jaime Brown
Lived Experience Advisor; Research Coach, Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health

Suzanne Filion
Director of Strategic Development, Hawkesbury and District General Hospital

Cheryl Fiske
Occupational Therapist, Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences

Mark Freeman
Lived Experience Advisor; Peer Support Specialist; Author

Judith Laposa
Psychologist and Clinician Scientist, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health; Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

Lisa Leblanc
Team Lead, Assertive Community Treatment Team, Canadian Mental Health Association, Kenora Branch

Melanie Lefebvre
Lived Experience Advisor; Program Coordinator, Cambrian College of Applied Arts and Technology; Previous Case Manager, Canadian Mental Health Association–Sudbury/Manitoulin

Barbara Loeprich
Nurse Practitioner, De Dwa Da Dehs Nyes>s Aboriginal Health Centre

Sandy Marangos
Program Director, Mental Health and Emergency Services, North York General Hospital

Carol Miller
Lived Experience Advisor; Knowledge Specialist, Gender at Work

Kimberly Moran
Lived Experience Advisor; Chief Executive Officer, Children’s Mental Health Ontario

Neil Rector
Senior Scientist and Psychologist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Karen Rowa
Psychologist, Anxiety Treatment and Research Clinic, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton

Steven Selchen
Chief of Psychiatry, Joseph Brant Hospital

Noam Soreni
Psychiatrist, Pediatric OCD Consultation Team, Anxiety Treatment and Research Clinic, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton; Associate Professor, McMaster University

Lindsay Yarrow
Director of Clinical Service and Community Integration, Addiction and Mental Health Services, Kingston Frontenac Lennox and Addington

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