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Marty Antony


Dr. Antony is Professor and Chair in the Department of Psychology at Ryerson University.  He is also Director of Research at the Anxiety Treatment and Research Clinic at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, which he founded more than 15 years ago. Dr. Antony has published 29 books and over 200 scientific articles and book chapters, mostly on the assessment and treatment of anxiety-related disorders and perfectionism. He is a past president of the Canadian Psychological Association and has received a number of career awards for his contributions to research, training and education.  He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, as well as several national and international psychological associations. Dr. Antony has been interviewed, featured, or quoted more than 300 times in various print, radio, and television media outlets, including the CBC, Chatelaine Magazine, CTV, the Globe and Mail, National Post, O (Oprah) Magazine, Reader’s Digest, Scientific American Mind, Washington Post, and many others.

Featured Publications

  • Egan, S.J., Wade, T.D., Shafran, R., & Antony, M.M. (2014). Cognitive-behavioral treatment of perfectionism. New York, NY: Guilford Press.
  • Antony, M.M., & Roemer, L. (2011). Behavior therapy. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
  • Antony, M.M., & Barlow, D.H. (Eds.) (2010). Handbook of assessment and treatment planning for psychological disorders, 2nd ed. New York, NY: Guilford Press.
  • Antony, M.M., & Norton, P.J. (2009). The anti-anxiety workbook: Proven strategies to overcome worry, panic, phobias, and obsessions. New York, NY: Guilford Press.
  • Antony, M.M., & Stein, M.B. (Eds.) (2009). Oxford handbook of anxiety and related disorders. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.


  • Certified Cognitive-Behavioural Therapist, Canadian Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies, 2011
  • Diplomate (Clinical Psychology), American Board of Professional Psychology, 2003
  • Diplomate and Founding Fellow, Academy of Cognitive Therapy, 2001
  • PhD, Psychology (Clinical), University at Albany, State University of New York, 1994
  • BSc, Psychology, University of Toronto, 1987

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