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Dr. CatherineFichten, PhD
Associate Professor


Cognitive-behaviour therapy—adults
Insomnia treatment
Sex therapy


ICFP, Jewish General Hospital
4333 Cote Ste-Catherine Road
Montreal
Quebec
H3T 1E4
514-340-8222 ext. 5622
514-340-7507

catherine.fichten@mcgill.ca



Dr. Fichten is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at McGill University and a clinical psychologist at the Behavioral Psychotherapy and Research Unit of the Institute of Community and Family Therapy of the Jewish General Hospital. In her clinical practice she specializes in cognitive-behaviour therapy for a variety of disorders, including insomnia and sexual difficulties. She also teaches psychology at Dawson College, where she co-directs the Adaptech Research Network/Réseau de Recherche Adaptech, a bilingual multidisciplinary research team that conducts research on higher education and disability. She publishes extensively in both English and French with colleagues and students and holds grants from both provincial and federal funding agencies. Dr. Fichten is the recipient of the Canadian Psychological Association Award for Distinguished Contributions to Public or Community Service, the Prix Reconnaissance de l'Association pour la recherche au collégial (ARC), and the Prix de l'ARC pour Contribution au Développement de Carrières Scientifiques.


Undergraduate: Psychology, McGill University
Graduate: Experimental Psychology, Concordia University

Graduate: Clinical Psychology, McGill University


Ordre des Psychologues du Québec
Canadian Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology

Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB-CPQ)



Bailes S, Baltzan M, Fichten CS, Rizzo D, Amsel R, Libman E. A diagnostic symptom profile for sleep disorder in primary care patients. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 2008;64:427–433.

Bailes S, Baltzan M, Rizzo D, Fichten CS, Grad R, Wolkove N, Creti L, Amsel R, Libman E. Sleep disorder symptoms are common and unspoken in Canadian general practice. Family Practice. 2009;26:294-300. doi: 10.1093/fampra/cmp031. Sel

Creti L, Libman E, Baltzan M, Rizzo D, Bailes S, Fichten C. Impaired sleep in chronic fatigue syndrome: How is it best measured? Journal of Health Psychology. In press.

Fichten CS, Libman E. Long sleepers. In: Thorpy M, Billiard M, editors. Sleepiness: causes, disorders, consequences and treatment. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press; 2010.

Fichten CS, Asuncion JV, Barile M, Ferraro V, Wolforth J. Accessibility of eLearning, computer and information technologies to students with visual impairments in postsecondary education. Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness. 2009;109(9):543-557.

Fichten CS, Budd J, Spector I, Amsel R, Creti L, Brender W, Bailes S, Libman E. Sexual self efficacy scale - erectile functioning (SSES-E). In: Fisher T, Davis CM, Yarber WL, editors. Handbook of sexuality-related measures. New York: Routledge; 2010.

Fichten CS, Creti L, Amsel R, Bailes S, Libman E. Time estimation in good and poor sleepers. Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 2005;28(6):537-553.

Fichten CS, Ferraro V, Asuncion JV, Chwojka C, Barile M, Nguyen MN, Klomp R, Wolforth J. Disabilities and e-learning problems and solutions: An exploratory study. Educational Technology and Society. 2009;12(4):241–256.

Libman E, Creti L, Baltzan M, Rizzo D, Fichten CS, Bailes S. Sleep apnea and psychological symptoms in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Journal of Health Psychology. 2009;14(8):1251-1267. DOI: 10.1177/1359105309344895

Nguyen MN, Fichten CS, Barile M. Les besoins technologiques des élèves handicapés du postsecondaire sont-ils satisfaits ? Résultats de l’utilisation de l’Échelle d’accessibilité des technologies informatiques adaptatives pour les élèves handicapés au postsecondaire (SAITAPSD) : version pour les élèves. Pédagogie Collégiale. 2009;22(2):6-11.