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Khush Amaria
Khush Amaria

Khush Amaria

Toronto, ON
Dr. Khush Amaria is a Senior Clinical Director at CBT Associates, a network of clinics providing evidence-based mental health care in the Greater Toronto Area. As a Clinical and Health Psychologist, she’s been providing treatment for children, adolescents, and adults with anxiety disorders, depression, adjustment difficulties, parent-child relational difficulties, and other health- and coping-related problems over the last ten years at CBT Associates and The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids). In her past position at SickKids, Dr. Amaria served as the Team Lead for the Good 2 Go Transition Program—a hospital-wide consultation and program development service in the field of healthcare transitions, focusing on the needs and development of adolescents and emerging adults.
 
In her current role, Dr. Amaria leads a team of clinicians to provide effective- and evidence-based mental health treatment.  In addition, Dr. Amaria aims to respond to the needs of the community through outreach efforts, including supporting parents, educators and caregivers on a variety of topics related to general child and adolescent development, mental health in children and youth, social skills and risk-taking behaviours during adolescence. She has been invited to teach workshops on cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for children, adolescents and adults to mental health care providers across Ontario.
 
Dr. Amaria is a member of the College of Psychologists of Ontario, Canadian Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies (CACBT-ACTCC) and the Ontario Psychological Association. She is credentialed as a CACBT-ACTCC Certified Cognitive Behavioural Therapist.