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Gordon Asmundson

Registered Doctoral Psychologist, Fellow, Royal Society of Canada, Editor-in-Chief, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

Office: AH 352
Phone: 306-337-2415
Fax: 306-337-3275

Research interests
Anxiety disorders, pain-related anxiety, chronic pain, health anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder.

Research Interests

- Anxiety Disorders
- Posttraumatic stress disorder
- Health anxiety and illness behaviour
- Chronic pain (e.g., fear of pain, assessment)
- Psychopathology
- Alzhiemer's Disease

Clinical Interests

- Adult Cognitive Behvaiour Therapy
- Adult Clinical Assessment

Representative Projects

- Understanding risk factors, co-morbidity, and global health issues in PTSD
- Maintenance of chronic pain: Cognitive and physiological mechanisms
- The relationship between posttraumatic stress disorder and chronic pain syndromes

Representative Publications

Asmundson, G. J. G., Fetzner, M. G., DeBoer, L. B., Powers, M. B., Otto, M. W., & Smits, J. A. J. (2013). Let’s get physical: A contemporary review of the anxiolytic effects of exercise for anxiety and its disorders. Depression and Anxiety, 30, 362-373.

Asmundson, G. J. G., Noel, M., Petter, M., & Parkerson, H. A. (2012). Pediatric fear-avoidance model of chronic pain: Foundation, application, and future directions. Pain Research and Management, 17, 397-405.

Hofmann, S. G., Asmundson, G. J. G., & Beck, A. T.  (2013). The science of cognitive behavioral therapy. Behavior Therapy, 44, 199-212.