About

About

Meet Dr. Marie-Eve Martel

I am a fully registered psychologist with the College of Psychologists of Ontario (#6475) as a doctoral level psychologist in autonomous practice with competency in clinical psychology with adults. I am fully bilingual and I am pleased to offer online psychological services in both English and French. 

I received a clinical Doctorate in Psychology (Psy.D.) from l’Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières in February 2018 and I am continuing research to obtain a Ph.D. diploma (dual doctorate Psy.D./Ph.D). Prior to my doctoral studies, I obtained an M.A. in Education (counselling) from the University of Ottawa in 2014. 

Training and Experience


During my graduate training (2013-2017) and since having started working in private practice
in the summer of 2017, I have trained and gained experience in the following evidence-based approaches: ​

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Compassion-Focused Therapy (CFT)
  • Mindfulness meditation/Mindfulness-based
    Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (MBCT)
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Radically-Open Dialectical Behavior
    Therapy (R-O DBT)

Professional and Community Involvement  

In addition to my part-time clinical practice, I have been and continue to be actively involved in psychology research on chronic pain for the past 10 years and I have been teaching clinical courses for the Master’s in Counselling Program at the University of Ottawa since the Spring of 2020. For a list of my publications and professional communications, please click here

I highly value continued education and I am a member of the: 

  • Association for Contextual Behavioral Science
  • Canadian Psychological Association
  • Canadian Pain Society
  • Quebec Network of Junior Pain Investigators

I have been attending the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (ACBS) World Conferences every year between 2015 and 2018, where I have had the privilege to attend plenaries and workshops by world-renowned psychologists such as Steven C. Hayes (ACT founder), Kelly Wilson (ACT co-founder), Marsha Linehan (founder of DBT), Kristin Neff (self-compassion), Mavis Tsai (Functional Analytic Psychotherapy) and many others. I continuously strive to deepen my knowledge of evidence-based practices and to be informed of the latest research in order to better serve my clients. 

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