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Dr. Vigna is a registered psychologist with more than 40 years’ experience in clinical psychology.

Dr. Carlo Vigna, PhD, C. Psych.

Director Emeritus

Dr. Vigna is a registered psychologist with more than 40 years’ experience in clinical psychology. He is a former Clinical Coordinator, Psychological Services, and Coordinator of the Pain Management Programme, Downsview Rehabilitation Centre, and he has consulted to numerous rehabilitation centres. He joined FVB in 1985 and, over the past 36 years, he has been instrumental in building FVB Psychologists, particularly the rehabilitation assessment and treatment components of the practice.  He is now semi-retired, and is no longer accepting new referrals.

Articles by Dr. Carlo Vigna

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Psychological Assessment and Management of Chronic Pain

In a recent seminar on chronic pain held in Toronto, Dr. Dennis Turk, a psychologist and well-respected figure in the field of pain, reported that 80-85…

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Treatment of Posttraumatic Anxiety

Other articles in this Newsletter have pointed out how exposure to traumatic events can shatter an individual’s sense of security and lead to a marked…