The Online Therapy Unit is open and is not currently experiencing service delays related to COVID-19. For a few mental health tips related to COVID-19 click here.

Online Therapy Unit Team

The Online Therapy Unit team is a group of caring individuals that are dedicated to improving access to mental health care. Whether you are looking for information on a program or you are interested in research, the Online Therapy Team is always happy to help.

Leadership Team

Dr. Heather Hadjistavropoulos

Dr. Heather Hadjistavropoulos PhD

Executive Director
Marcie Nugent

Marcie Nugent MSW

Operations Director

Clinical Team

Kelly Adlam

Kelly Adlam MSW

Clinical Research Associate
Heather Davidson

Heather Davidson BSW

Clinical Research Associate
Vanessa Heron

Vanessa Heron MEd

Clinical Research Associate

Lacey Sabine BSW

Clinical Research Associate

Annora Bourgeault

Lee Bourgeault MA

 Clinical Research Associate

Annora Bourgeault

Emma Valli BSW, MPA

 Clinical Research Associate

Annora Bourgeault

Kathryn Dickerson BSW, RSW

 Clinical Research Assistant

Research & Development Team


Swati Mehta

Dr. Swati Mehta PhD

Co-investigator Craig H. Neilsen Foundation
Christopher Sundstrom

Dr. Christopher Sundström PhD

Research Affiliate
Christopher Sundstrom

Ram Sapkota PhD

Senior Research Associate
Christopher Sundstrom

Vanessa Peynenburg

Research Associate
Christopher Sundstrom

Mike Edmonds

Research Associate
Giuliano LaPosta

Giuliano La Posta BA

Research Assistant
Cynthia Beck

Cynthia Beck BA

Masters Student 

Andrew Wilhelms BA

Research Associate 
Cynthia Beck

Andreea Ababei

Research Intern 
Cynthia Beck

Eric Tessier

Research Intern 
Cynthia Beck

Basmah Almosallem

Research Intern 
Cynthia Beck

Sasheen Horse 

Honours Student 
Cynthia Beck

Vibya Natana 

Social Work Student 


Website Development Team

Max Ivanov

Max Ivanov

Shawn Jenkins

Shawn Jenkins