Bruce A. Linder, Ph.D., C. Psych., BCBA-D
Dr. Linder received his Ph.D. in 1985 from McMaster University in Experimental Psychology (Developmental). He interned at the Behavioural Medicine Unit at St. Joseph’s Healthcare in Hamilton, Ontario and at the Hamilton Board of Education in 1984-1986. He has been registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario since 1986, is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst – Doctoral level and is a member of the Canadian Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology (CRHSPP). He co-founded the private practice of Pryor, Linder and Associates in Oakville with Dr. Colin Pryor in 1985. Dr. Linder is a Director with Safe Management Group Inc.
Dr. Linder’s designated area of specialization is rehabilitation psychology. He is currently Clinical Director at Brain Injury Services of Hamilton and consulting psychologist to the Niagara Catholic District School Board. He is also Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology, McMaster University.
Current and past research interests have included program evaluations of school-based violence prevention programs, individualized and group remedial educational programs with learning disabled children, conflict resolution training with adults with acquired brain injury, cognitive behavioural therapy groups in anger management and depression among adults with acquired brain injuries, determinants of quality of life for community-integrated adults with acquired brain injuries, and caregiver styles among service providers for developmentally disabled adults.
Mary holds a Master of Education from the University of Toronto and is a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst. Mary is a member of the Ontario Association for Behaviour Analysis (ONTABA) and the Ontario Association of Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometrists, and Psychotherapists (OACCPP). Mary has extensive experience developing and supervising behavioural and educational programming for children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). In addition, Mary provides in-home or clinical behaviour based consultation, assessment, and treatment to individuals with developmental disabilities.