Dr. Joanne Dolhanty

Dr. Joanne Dolhanty, PhD, C. Psych, is a supervising and consulting clinical psychologist and trainer for mental health organizations across Canada and internationally.

With Dr. Leslie Greenberg she developed the application of Emotion Focused Therapy to Eating Disorders.

She is the co-developer of Emotion Focused Family Therapy (EFFT), an innovative “home-healing” treatment approach that gives carers a central role in their loved ones’ recovery from mental health difficulties.

Dr. Dolhanty is known for her lively, warm, and engaging teaching style; for making complex concepts accessible to learning; and for delivering training and clinical supervision that facilitate both practice change and personal growth.