Our Staff

 

 

 

Dr. Doron Almagor MD FRCPC

Medical Director

Psychiatrist


Dr. Doron Almagor completed his specialty training in Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. He has been the Medical Director of The ADHD Clinic since 2010, specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD. He continues to serves as a psychiatrist at the Toronto Western Hospital’s Tourette’s Syndrome Clinic and is Consulting Staff at the Centre for Addictions and Mental Health (CAMH). He is the Past President of the Ontario Psychiatric Association (OPA), has served as the Chair of the Psychotherapy section of the OPA, and currently serves on the executive of the OMA Psychiatry Section, and is a board member of CADDRA (The Canadian Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Resource Alliance). Dr. Almagor was trained as a psychoanalyst and is a member of the International Psychoanalytic Association. He is the Scientific Program Chair for the Advanced Training Program in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy of the Toronto Psychoanalytic Society. Dr. Almagor has lectured and taught a variety of courses in the areas of ADHD and its comorbid disorders such as anxiety and behavioural issues. His current research interests and specialization include psychopharmacology and psychotherapy of ADHD, comorbid disorders, and autism.

 

Dr. Llewellyn Joseph MD FRCPC

Senior Consultant Psychiatrist

Dr. Llwelleyn Joseph is a child and Adolescent psychiatrist. Dr. Joseph trained at Albert Einstein College of Dr. Llwelleyn Joseph is a child and Adolescent psychiatrist. Dr. Joseph trained at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, N.Y., and did his post-graduate training in at  Yale University. Dr. Joseph has served in several senior clinical and administrative positions within hospitals across Ontario, including Psychiatrist-in-Chief and Clinical Director at London Psychiatric Hospital. He was Consultant Psychiatrist for the Toronto Board of Education and an Associate Staff Psychiatrist at the Hospital for Sick Children. At the present time, he is Consultant Psychiatrist at Southlake Regional Health Centre. Dr. Joseph’s academic positions have included Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Western Ontario,  Associate Professor (Adj) in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto and Adjunct Faculty, Department International Health at Dalhousie University. Dr. Joseph’s current clinical interests are in the area of Attention Defcit Hyperactivity Disorder and Oppositional Defiant Disorder.

 

Dr. Jane Thurley MD FRCPC

Consultant Psychiatrist

 

 

Jennifer Brown MA

Psychotherapist

Ms. Brown has worked as a Psychotherpaist, providing psychiatric assessment and treatment of patients utilizing Cognitive Behavioral and Psychodynamic modalities, both in hospital and private practice settings. She also has expertise in anger management counselling both in individual and family therapy settings. Her current areas of interest include ADHD, depression, anxiety, interpersonal and adjustment difficulties. She is also an experienced psychometrist in the administration of both adult and pediatric psycho-educational batteries.

 

Rubaba Ansari MA

Clinical Director

Ms. Ansari has worked in several senior administrative positions including the coordination of large scale research protocals and academic projects, both in tertiary care and research settings. She has published extensively with Dr. Atilla Turgay in the area of ADHD and comorbidities. Her current areas of clinical interest include ADHD and comorbid disorders such as Learning Disabilities and  Anxiety. Ms. Ansari is an experienced psychometrist and has worked in the areas of Epilepsy and Sickle Cell Disease at the Hospital For Sick Children for several years. 

 

Liz Gesicki

Administrative Coordinator

 

Holly Leale

Clinical Coordinator