Dr. Juveria Zaheer, Director

Dr. Juveria Zaheer is a Psychiatrist and Researcher at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 

Her program of research integrates population-level investigation with qualitative research to provide the critical context necessary to better understand mental health service delivery. 

She is passionate about the integration of service user and family perspectives to co-create interventions that work.  

Dr. Zaheer is also a nationally recognized expert in best practices in suicide risk assessment and prevention and works clinically within the CAMH Emergency Department.  

Juveria joined the CASP Board because she was inspired by CASP’s work in community engagement and knowledge translation and their goal to invest in suicide prevention in Canada.