Lesley Ruttan

Lesley Ruttan

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Dr. Lesley Ruttan is a registered psychologist practicing in the areas of Clinical Neuropsychology and Clinical Psychology. She received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from York University with research in the area of depression and neuropsychological functioning following mild traumatic brain injury and a Masters degree in Psychobiology and Clinical Neuropsychology from The University of Western Ontario.

Dr. Ruttan has been a staff neuropsychologist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute/University Health Network (TRI/UHN) for the past ten years having worked with both inpatient and outpatient acquired brain injury populations. Dr. Ruttan also serves as Corporate Professional Leader for Psychology at TRI/UHN. She is actively involved in the training of clinical interns and research in the area of cognitive behavioural therapy and traumatic brain injury. She also maintains a private neuropsychological and psychological practice conducting assessment and treatment in the areas of brain injury, depression, anxiety and trauma.