Diane Benoit is a Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto, Project Investigator in the Research Institute at the Hospital for Sick Children, and Staff Psychiatrist at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario.
Her research, educational and clinical activities focus on
Child-caregiver attachment relationship;
Impact of violence / abuse / neglect on children;
Trauma-focused and attachment-focused assessments and interventions;
Caregivers’ perceptions and subjective experience of their children and relationship with them;
She has published in peer-reviewed, scientific publications and other publications, and has made numerous presentations related to these various topics across North America and abroad.