Dr. Light

Dr. LightDr. Earnest Light is a licensed psychologist in the province of Ontario. His formal training in psychology was in Russia, where he obtained a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from St. Petersburg State University in 1978 and Doctor of Philosophy degree from the St. Petersburg Psychoneurological Institute in 1988.

Dr. Light has extensive training in psychotherapy. For many years he worked with various manifestations of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). He worked as a Clinical Psychologist in several mental health facilities. He was a Clinical Director of a crisis adolescent unit where he worked with victims of sexual abuse. His articles were published in Russian and North American scientific journals.

His research and practical skills were appreciated internationally. He was a Visiting Scholar at the University of California, San Francisco in 1992 and 1994. He was recipient of a grant from the MacArthur Foundation in 1993. He was a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at the State University of New York in Geneseo in 1996.

Dr. Light moved to Canada in 1997. He worked as a Psychologist in mental health institutions in Toronto and Ontario. Dr. Light is in private practice since 2001. His main interests are in implementing therapeutic techniques of various modalities to posttraumatic stress feelings.

Contact Information:

Telephone: 416-434-3619
Fax: 905-709-6274
Email Address: earnest.light@rogers.com

Website: www.earnestlight.com