MDMA + Evidence Based Treatments for PTSD

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Center of Alcohol Studies Presents: An Emerging Addictions Science Seminar Event
Presenter: Dr. Anne Wagner
Adjunct Professor in Department of Psychology at Ryerson University
Dr. Anne Wagner is a clinical psychologist and researcher who is committed to helping understand and improve trauma recovery. She is the founder of Remedy, a mental health innovation community. She is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Psychology and an Associate Member of the Yeates School of Graduate Studies at Ryerson University. She completed a Canadian Institutes of Health Research Postdoctoral Fellowship at Ryerson University. She is the Chair of the Traumatic Stress Section of the Canadian Psychological Association, and sits on the Quality Committee of Casey House (Toronto’s HIV/AIDS Hospital). She is a trainer for Cognitive Behavioral Conjoint Therapy for PTSD and a consultant for Cognitive Processing Therapy, and has mentored dozens of clinicians in each of these treatments. She has presented and published extensively in the use of trauma-informed care, trauma treatment, stigma and interpersonal factors. Her work has been funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Ontario Trillium Foundation, the Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research, and the Canadian Armed Forces. Anne has a particular focus on innovating mental health interventions, for example by working with a community-led approach (e.g., with HIV/AIDS service organizations and community health centres), using different treatment formats (e.g., with couples), and facilitators of treatment (e.g., MDMA). Anne, alongside Dr. Michael Mithoefer, Annie Mithoefer, BSN, and Dr. Candice Monson, is one of the investigators of the MAPS funded pilot study of Cognitive Behavioral Conjoint Therapy for PTSD + MDMA. Anne is the lead investigator for the upcoming MAPS funded pilot study of Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD + MDMA.
Date & Time  
April 11th, 2019,  
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM 
Room 200
Smithers Hall Busch Campus Rutgers University

Psychologists are eligible for 1.5 hours worth of CE credits.


Please use the link below to register your vehicle

Please note that the link for parking is for the CAS Professional Development Series, but you can disregard the title and enter in your vehicle information anyways. You will find directions to the Center of Alcohol Studies on the flyer below; parking is available in lots 54/54A ONLY; these are the only lots the University has approved for participant parking. You do not need an individual permit. They will ask for your license plate number.