Martin Provencher, PhD

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Martin Provencher


PhD, Clinical Psychology, l’Université Laval

Academic appointment

Associate Professor, l’École de psychologie de l’Université Laval
Researcher, l’Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Québec


Before joining the Faculty at Laval, Dr. Provencher worked for several years as a clinical psychologist at the Mood Disorders Unit of a large psychiatric hospital, and at the Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Unit of a general hospital, both in Québec City. His clinical and research interests include cognitive behavioural therapy for mood and anxiety disorders, in particular bipolar disorder, depression, and generalized anxiety disorder, and the dissemination of evidence-based treatments for these disorders. Dr. Provencher’s current research program focuses on psychosocial interventions for bipolar disorder.

What I do when I'm not working

In the winter, I enjoy snow-shoeing and cross-country skiing with my family and my dog. I also make time for short mindfulness practices periodically throughout my workday.



École de psychologie, Pavillon Félix-Antoine-Savard
2325, rue des Bibliothèques, Université Laval
Québec (Québec) G1V 0A6