CGPA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Ruth BZ Thomson, MSW
Ruth BZ Thomson, MSW
Co-President
Ruth BZ Thomson, MSW RSW is a Clinical Social Worker in private practise and part-time Inter-Professional Faculty member at St.
John Sherry
John Sherry
Co-President
John has over 20 years as a clinician and his academic and clinical work has focused on couples, family, and
Joanna Cheek
Joanna Cheek
A short bio will be added soon.
Doriana Pantuso
Doriana Pantuso
Doriana Pantuso began her counselling journey as a clinician on the adult psychiatric inpatient ward with Northern Health in 2012. 
Dawn McBride
Dawn McBride
Professor Dawn McBride, Ph.D. (Counselling Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Canada) is also a registered psychologist. Her main areas of research
Linda McFadyen M.S.W., R.S.W., F.C.G.P.A.
Linda McFadyen M.S.W., R.S.W., F.C.G.P.A.
Mental Health Trainer and Consultant Linda’s professional designation is clinical social work. She offered individual, family and group therapies in
Maureen Mahan
Maureen Mahan
RN, MEd
Registered Nurse, Education Specialist Education Development, Casey House Maureen has been a mental health clinician and group therapist for over
Ed Voltan
Ed Voltan
A career media professional with extensive leadership experience in marketing, sales and operations throughout Canada and the USA, with a
Rehana Hirji
Rehana Hirji
OT Reg.
Rehana is an occupational therapist in Toronto, Ontario, currently working at St Michael’s Hospital. She has developed and facilitated psychoeducation,
Ashok Krishnamurthy
Ashok Krishnamurthy
MD CM CCFP
An Addiction Medicine Specialist, group therapist, and clinical educator practicing in Toronto, Ashok works with persons with concurrent disorders in