Dr. Kerry Collins, Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Kerry Collins is a clinical psychologist at the Child & Adolescent Mental Health Care Program at London Health Services Centre and an Associate Scientist at the Division of Children's Health & Therapeutics, Children's Health Research Institute. She is also an Adjunct Clinical Professor, for the Department of Psychology at Western University and an Adjunct Faculty Lecturer for the Department of Psychiatry, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University. Dr. Collins is dedicated to teaching, training, and advancing CBT knowledge and her current research aims to increase children’s access to effective treatments in order to improve their daily functioning and future development. Dr. Collins demonstrates a compassionate approach to assisting individuals across the lifespan to build resiliency to anxiety, OCD, depression, emotion regulation difficulties, and trauma, with CBT skills.
Dr. Collins completed her Ph.D. in clinical psychology at the University of Windsor (graduated 2003) and has extensive experience providing CBT through her positions at the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Care Program of Children’s Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre, and Archways Centre for CBT. Dr. Collins is a certified cognitive behaviour therapist and founding member of the Canadian Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (CACBT – ACTCC), with specialized training in transdiagnostic CBT. Dr. Collins joined the Anxiety Canada Scientific Advisory Board in November 2017.