Dr. Anita Federici & Associates (soon to be the Centre for Psychology and Emotion Regulation) is looking for experienced and team-oriented clinicians to join our team. We specialize in the assessment, treatment, and research of emotion regulation and offer three main care pathways: (1) Eating Disorders, (2) Personality Disorders and (3) PTSD & Trauma-Related Injuries....

Is suffering inevitable? Is pain inevitable? In DBT, we teach that pain in life is inevitable but that suffering is not. Suffering, from this perspective, happens when we experience “ordinary life pain” and then reject that pain or the circumstances causing it. This concept has been a focal point in therapy and in my consulting practice...