Tayyab Rashid, Ph.D. C. Psych.

Dr. Tayyab Rashid  is a licensed clinical psychologist at the Health & Wellness Centre, and an associate faculty at the University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC). Dr. Rashid‘s expertise includes positive psychology interventions and strengths-based resilience and mental health of young adults in post-secondary settings.  

Dr. Rashid has worked for more than 15 years with young adults experiencing complex mental health issues including psychosis, complex trauma, grief, borderline personality disorder and severe depression. Rashid’s work has been published in academic journals and has been included in text books of psychiatry and psychotherapy. Dr. Rashid is co-chair of Canada’s National Campus Mental Health Community of Practice. He has recently won the Outstanding Practitioner Award from the International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA).

Currently, Dr. Rashid is leading Strengths-Based Resilience & Flourish - two award-winning initiatives, with vulnerable young adults.



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Dr. Tayyab Rashid

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