Dr. Sanjay Rao
Dr. Sanjay Rao is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Ottawa and a consultant psychiatrist at the Brockville General Hospital. He is the Director of the Unified CBT Academy and the Centre of Mental & Psychological Health in Ottawa. He has served as the clinical director of the mood and anxiety program at the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre. He was also involved in the initiation of the Improving Access to Structured Psychotherapy Pilot in Ontario and CBT developments across Nova Scotia.
Sanjay has trained in India and the UK. He led a Centre for CBT and DBT in the UK. He was awarded by the Department of Health, UK for CBT development and invited by the Prime Minister of the UK for public service excellence reception. He was made a Fellow of the Canadian Association of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for his contribution to CBT in Canada.