Steven Feldgaier, Ph.D., C.Psych. is a registered clinical psychologist who currently holds an Adjunct appointment in the Faculty of Social Work at the University of Manitoba. He retired as a faculty member in the Department of Clinical Health Psychology, Max Rady College of Medicine at the University of Manitoba in 2019. Over the years, Dr. Feldgaier has also held adjunct appointments in the Department of Psychology in the Faculty of Arts as well as in the Faculty of Education.
Dr. Feldgaier received his MA and PhD from The Ohio State University and subsequently completed both a pre-doctoral residency and speciality year in child and family therapy at the University of Manitoba.
Dr. Feldgaier also spent a number of years on secondment from the University of Manitoba to the Healthy Child Manitoba Office of the Government of Manitoba where he served as a senior director overseeing provincial parenting and community initiatives. Dr. Feldgaier is a Past President of the Manitoba Psychological Society as well as the Manitoba Association of School Psychologists and has also been active in chairing a committee of the Psychological Association of Manitoba for many years.
Over the years Dr. Feldgaier has also been a frequent speaker on issues related to children’s mental health and he continues to maintain ongoing interest in issues pertaining to refugee mental health, child anxiety, early childhood development, and prevention and promotion. Dr. Feldgaier has been acknowledged with several awards both for his contributions to the psychological profession as well as to the community.
In recent years Dr. Feldgaier has also been actively involved as a consultant and volunteer to the Coalition of Manitoba Cultural Communities for Families (cmccfamilies.ca)., a small non-profit organization that addresses issues related to social justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion.
Dr. Feldgaier has been a member of the Board of Directors at CBTI since its earliest days.