All of the psychologists at PsyMontreal are members of the Order of Psychologists of Quebec or doctoral students supervised by our Clinic Director. All of our team members offer the most scientifically validated types of psychotherapy and coaching, such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT).
Please don’t hesitate to contact our Clinical Coordinator for assistance in choosing a psychologist.
Leanna J. Zozula, Ph.D.
Dr Leanna Zozula is a psychologist and Clinical Director of PsyMontreal. She was awarded her doctorate degree from McGill University and has trained and worked in several hospital/clinic settings in Montreal and the USA (New York). Dr. Zozula lectures about mental health topics to the public and healthcare professionals. Click here for a brief bio.
Jean-Marc Assaad, Ph.D.
Dr. Jean-Marc Assaad is a psychologist and the Director of Prevention & Training Services at PsyMontreal. He regularly provides conferences and trainings in Motivational Interviewing to various governmental agencies and private companies. Dr. Assaad obtained his doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology from McGill University, where he also taught.
Jennifer Janzen, Ph.D
Monique Lahoud, Psy. D.
Michelle Da Paz – Supervised Psychotherapy Stagiaire
Michelle is in the process of completing her master’s degree in Counselling Psychology at McGill University. She has experience working with adults suffering with anxiety, depression, self-esteem, and interpersonal difficulties. She works collaboratively to provide a supportive environment which facilitates self-discovery and encourages change.
Ken Bruce, Ph.D.
Dr. Ken Bruce is a psychologist member of the Order of Psychologists of Quebec. With over 15 years of experience, he has worked in hospital settings, academia and in private practice. He uses cognitive behavioral therapy and has a wide range of specialties such as eating disorders, anxiety, depression and mood disorders. Dr. Bruce received his Ph. D in clinical psychology from McGill University where he also taught for 12 years.
Dr Nora Kelner, neuropsychologist
Dr. Kelner is a registered psychologist and certified neuropsychologist with l’Ordre des psychologues du Québec (OPQ). Languages. English – French – Spanish
Catherine Mereb, M.Ps.
Catherine Mereb completed her training at McGill University. She uses a cognitive-behavioral approach with her clients and takes a pro-active position to facilitate a healthy lifestyle. She seeks to provide an open and supportive atmosphere in which individuals feel free to express themselves and communicate problems. Catherine recognizes and encourages each individual’s potential for personal growth with the main objective of helping clients attain their most valued goals.
Chantal Tougas, Ph. D.
Maria Mireault, M.Ps.
Maria Mireault obtained her degree in clinical psychology from Concordia University in Montreal. She has more than 15 years of experience providing psychotherapy services in public and private sectors. She uses a cognitive behavioural approach to help clients face their challenges and achieve their goals.
Sean Scanlan M.Ps
Sean Scanlan is a psychologist and completed his training at McGill University. He uses a primarily cognitive-behavioral approach and specializes in working with people who struggle with emotional or interpersonal problems, chronic pain or other chronic health issues. Sean’s objective is to provide a warm, accepting, and safe atmosphere in which difficulties can be explored in order to collaborate to find workable solutions and help individuals get back to living a meaningful life.
Amparo Garcia, M. Ps.
Rowena Pillay, Psy.D
Rowena Pillay, psychologist, offers services in assessment and psychotherapy, using cognitive behavioural strategies. Her training in highly specialized clinics at the Jewish General hospital has allowed her to develop an expertise for anxiety disorders, mood disorders (depression, burn-outs), chronic pain, relationship difficulties and crisis situations. Rowena builds on a warm and collaborative approach to help you improve your quality of life.
Irina Iacob, psychotherapist
Régine Tardieu-Bertheau, Ph. D.
Trained in clinical psychology at the Université Libre de Bruxelles in Belgium, Régine Tardieu Bertheau also holds a doctoral degree in research from the University of Montreal. She has been offering individual, couple and family therapy for the past 20 years. She is also an ethnotherapist at the Transcultural Pediatric Clinic of the Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital and lecturer at the University of Montreal. She practices in English, French and Créole.
Ariela Cohen, Psy.D
Ariela Cohen has completed her doctoral studies in Clinical Psychology at the University of Montreal and is a member of the Order of Psychologist of Quebec. She has experience in treating a wide range of difficulties among adults, having completed her training in both private and highly specialized public clinics. She uses scientifically-based interventions such as cognitive behavioral therapy while vying to establish a warm, inviting and collaborative therapeutic setting.
Elisabeth Fortin-Langelier, doctoral student in psychology
After obtaining a bachelor’s degree in law and one in psychology, Elisabeth is pursuing her Ph.D. in clinical psychology at the University of Montreal. She works with young adults and adults, helping them overcome anxiety, phobias, stress and interpersonal difficulties by creating a warm and collaborative environment.
Catherine Hebert, doctoral student in psychology
Catherine obtained a master’s degree in Counselling Psychology at the University of Ottawa and completed her internship at the SASS Counselling and Coaching Clinic at the same institution. Catherine is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Counselling Psychology at McGill University Catherine works with adults presenting with anxiety disorders, mood disorders, eating disorders, life transition concerns and interpersonal difficulties, among many others.
Monique Riedel – Supervised Intern in Psychology
Monique is currently completing her master’s degree in Counselling Psychology at McGill University, where she provided therapy services at their Counselling and Psychoeducational Clinic. She emphasizes on understanding her clients’ personal values and life experiences in order to help them develop suitable strategies for creating more meaning, and less suffering, in their lives.
Stephanie Rajabi, Supervised Psychotherapy Stagiaire
Stephanie is currently pursuing her graduate studies in Counseling Psychology at McGill University. She has worked with adult populations presenting with mood, anxiety, academic, and interpersonal difficulties. She strives towards understanding the client’s personal narrative and current context. With such, she hopes to best help the client reach their goals and foster self-exploration in a safe space.