Vanessa Peynenburg

Sessional Instructor


Research interests

  • Internet-delivered cognitive behaviour therapy
  • Transdiagnostic approaches
  • Post-secondary student mental health
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders

Representative Publications:
Hadjistavropoulos, H.D., Peynenburg, V., Thiessen, D., Nugent, M., Eyal, K., Staples, L., Dear, B., & Titov, N. (2021). Utilization, patient characteristics and longitudinal improvements among patients from a provincially funded transdiagnostic internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy program: Observational study of trends over six years. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 1-15.
Hadjistavropoulos, H. D., Peynenburg, V., Thiessen, D., Nugent, M., Adlam, K., Owens, K., Karin, E., Dear, B.F. & Titov, N., (2020). A Pragmatic Factorial Randomized Controlled Transdiagnostic Internet-Delivered Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Trial: Exploring Benefits of Homework Reflection Questionnaires and Twice-Weekly Therapist Support. Internet Interventions, 22. doi:10.1016/j.invent.2020.100357
Peynenburg, V. A., Mehta, S., & Hadjistavropoulos, H. D. (2019). Post-secondary student perceptions and preferences for the treatment of depression and anxiety: Comparison of internet-delivered cognitive behaviour therapy to face-to-face cognitive behaviour therapy and medication. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 52(3), 220-230.