Mariateresa Volpe

Clinical Psychologist

Location: Pointe Claire or Virtual

Mariateresa Volpe

Clinical Psychologist

Location: Pointe Claire or Virtual

Clinical Approach

  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Eating Disorders (CBT-E)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Specialties

  • Eating disorder recovery
  •  Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Trauma
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Dr Volpe is a registered psychologist, member of the Ordre des Psychologues du Québec, the College of Psychologists of Ontario and the Ordine degli Psicologi della Regione Puglia (Italy). 

 

She is trained as a clinical psychologist and specializes in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), including Enhanced Therapy for Eating Disorders (CBT-E ), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Trauma- Focused CBT (TF-CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

 

She completed her studies in Italy, between Puglia and Sicily, where she first obtained her master’s in Organizational and communication psychology and then obtained her Ph.D. in CBT with honours.

 

Over the course of her career, she mainly worked in the field of eating disorders, anxiety, depression and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Prior to moving to Canada, Dr. Volpe owned a clinic in Italy from 2017-2019, called Psychosphaera, a co-working for psychologists in the heart of her home town, Bari, winner of a regional fund called PIN Puglia. Once she moved to Canada, she worked in the public education system in elementary and high school, providing workshops on eating disorders to students. She obtained her training in CBT-E with CREDO (Oxford) and with ANEB Québec.

 

Dr Volpe currently works at the Glen hospital (MUHC) and in private practice, treating a variety of populations and disorders with multidisciplinary teams and applying her knowledge with a holistic approach.

 

Dr Volpe has always been passionate about eating disorders and is aware of the importance of applying a multitude of strategies and techniques and an ad hoc protocol, cut on the specificities of the patient and their environment.

 

Dr Volpe speaks Italian, English, French and Spanish and provides supervision to students in Psychology. Dr Volpe provides in person and online services.

Dr Volpe is a registered psychologist, member of the Ordre des Psychologues du Québec, the College of Psychologists of Ontario and the Ordine degli Psicologi della Regione Puglia (Italy).

She is trained as a clinical psychologist and specializes in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), including Enhanced Therapy for Eating Disorders (CBT-E ), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Trauma- Focused CBT (TF-CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

She completed her studies in Italy, between Puglia and Sicily, where she first obtained her master’s in Organizational and communication psychology and then obtained her Ph.D. in CBT with honours.

Over the course of her career, she mainly worked in the field of eating disorders, anxiety, depression and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Prior to moving to Canada, Dr. Volpe owned a clinic in Italy from 2017-2019, called Psychosphaera, a co-working for psychologists in the heart of her home town, Bari, winner of a regional fund called PIN Puglia. Once she moved to Canada, she worked in the public education system in elementary and high school, providing workshops on eating disorders to students. She obtained her training in CBT-E with CREDO (Oxford) and with ANEB Québec.

Dr Volpe currently works at the Glen hospital (MUHC) and in private practice, treating a variety of populations and disorders with multidisciplinary teams and applying her knowledge with a holistic approach.

Dr Volpe has always been passionate about eating disorders and is aware of the importance of applying a multitude of strategies and techniques and an ad hoc protocol, cut on the specificities of the patient and their environment.

Dr Volpe speaks Italian, English, French and Spanish and provides supervision to students in Psychology. Dr Volpe provides in person and online services.