RPsych (Registered Psychologist)
- Highest Academic Graduate Degree: PhD
- Gender: Female
- NSBEP Reg. # R0598
Dr Dayna Lee-Baggley (R0598; https://drleebaggley.com) provides individual and couples therapy at Wavelength Psychotherapy Currently she is the only certified psychologist in Nova Scotia in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) for couples, an empirically supported treatment designed to reduce conflict and increase intimacy between couples (iceeft.com).
She also provides treatment for adults for a variety of problems including anxiety, depression, pain, and interpersonal problems. She specializes in treating chronic diseases including weight management and bariatric surgery.
Dr. Lee-Baggley is committed to evidence-based therapy, including cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), motivational enhancement, and mindfulness. She is a peer-reviewed trainer (e.g., workshops, supervision) in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, a designation currently held by only five others in Canada (https://contextualscience.org/act).
Dr. Dayna Lee-Baggley is the Director of the Behaviour Change Research Institute, which conducts research and training in chronic disease management. She is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at Dalhousie University and an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Industrial and Organizational Psychology at Saint Mary’s University. She was the recipient of the 2017 Women of Excellence Award – Health, Sport and Wellness (Canadian Progress Club Halifax Cornwallis). She is the author of the book “Healthy Habits Suck: How to get off the couch & live a healthy life…even if you don’t want to.”
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