Professor Michael Coons is a clinical, health and rehabilitation psychologist. His expertise includes the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of several health-related issues, including: sleep and related problems (e.g., problems falling asleep, staying asleep, waking too early and sleeping too much); weight management and lifestyle; chronic pain; and mental health issues (e.g., depression, anxiety) that commonly occur with health-related problems.
Professor Coons has held over $5 million in federal research grants, and has published over 40 peer-review journal articles and book chapters related to his areas of clinical expertise. He is also a member of the Health Education and Lifestyle Management committee (formerly the National Nutrition Committee) of the Canadian Diabetes Association, and he is a co-author of the Mental Health Chapter of the 2018 Clinical Practice Guidelines of Diabetes Canada.
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