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Dr. Sandra Paivio

sandra paivioSandra Paivio is currently consultant at the York University Psychology Clinic where she provides individual psychotherapy, graduate training, and supervision. She is Professor Emeritus in the Psychology Department at the University of Windsor, and has 20+ years of clinical experience. She is one of the developers of emotion-focused therapy, particularly applied to complex trauma (EFTT), and has conducted clinical trials evaluating the efficacy and processes of change in EFTT.  Dr. Paivio is author of numerous publications on trauma and psychotherapy, including co-author (with Les Greenberg) of Working with Emotions in Psychotherapy, author (with Antonio Pascual-Leone) of Emotion-focused Therapy for Complex Trauma, co-author (with Lynne Angus) of a forthcoming book on Narrative Processes in Emotion-focused Therapy for Trauma, and is featured in two APA videotapes illustrating EFTT. Dr. Paivio has presented numerous workshops nationally and internationally and provided intensive graduate student and professional training in EFT and EFT specifically for trauma. She also is an invited member of the American Psychological Association (Division 56) working group developing best practice guidelines for complex trauma and received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Trauma Section of the Canadian Psychological Association (2014). Dr. Paivio maintains a part-time private practice in Toronto.

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