Joel Goldberg

Associate Professor

Locations / Contact Info:

133a Behavioural Science - BSB
Keele Campus
Phone: 416 736 2100 Ext. 20753
Fax: 416 736 5814

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Faculty & School/Dept.

Faculty of Health - Department of Psychology

Selected Publications

Khalesi Z, Brook CA, Jetha MK, McNeely HE, Goldberg JO & Schmidt LA (2021) Revisiting shyness and sociability in schizophrenia: A psychometric examination of measurement invariance and mean level differences. Journal of Personality Assessment DOI:10.1080/00223891.2021.1895183

Goldberg, JO & Flett GL (2020) What Celebrity Case Studies Can Teach About Clinical Formulation of Mental Health Conditions. Journal of Psychology: Interdisciplinary and Applied.

Battaglia AM, Gicas KM, Rose A, Mamak M & Goldberg JO (2020) Aggressive Personality and Aggressive Incidents: A Pilot Investigation of the Personality Assessment Inventory in Forensic Psychiatry. Journal of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology DOI:10.1080/14789949.2020.1867225

McComb SE, Goldberg JO, Flett GL & Rose AL (2020) The double jeopardy of feeling lonely and unimportant: State and trait loneliness and feelings and fears of not mattering. Frontiers in Psychology DOI:10.3389/fpsyg.2020.563420

Rose A.L, Atkey SJ & Goldberg, JO (2018) Self-Stigma in youth: Prevention, intervention and the relevance for schools. In A. Leschied, D.H. Saklofske & G.L. Flett (eds.), Handbook of School-based Mental Health Promotion. New York, NY: Springer Publishing  

Shannon A, Goldberg JO, Flett GL & Hewitt PL (2018) The relationship between perfectionism and mental illness stigma. Personality and Individual Differences, 126, 66 – 70.

Zeifman, R.J., Atkey, S.K., Young, R.E., Flett, G.L., Hewitt, P.L. & Goldberg, J.O. (2015) When Ideals Get in the Way of Self-Care: Perfectionism and Self-Stigma for Seeking Psychological Help Among High School Students. Canadian Journal of School Psychology  doi: 10.1177/0829573515594372

Goldberg JO (2014) The Student’s Brief Guide to DSM-5. Wiley & Sons: Mississauga ON.

Michel, N., Goldberg, JO, Heinrichs, RW, Miles, AA, Ammari, N., & McDermid Vaz, S. (2013) WAIS-IV Profile of Cognition in Schizophrenia, Assessment, 20, 462-473.

Hartman, LI, Michel, NM, Winter, A, Young, RE, Flett, GL & Goldberg, JO (2013) Self-stigma of mental illness in high school youth. Canadian Journal of School Psychology. 28, 28 – 42

Goldberg, JO (2010). Successful change in tobacco use in schizophrenia. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 16, 30 – 35.




Currently available to supervise graduate students:

Currently taking on work-study students, Graduate Assistants or Volunteers:

Available to supervise undergraduate thesis projects:

Current Research

Dr. Goldberg's current clinical and research interests surround stigma and mental illness, psychological assessment, cognitive rehabilitation and social cognition in schizophrenia.CBT for psychosis, EEG correlates of shyness and emotion perception in schizophrenia, smoking management and healthy lifestyles in schizophrenia, functional outcomes and 'recovery' in schizophrenia, development of a ˜voices' questionnaire, moral injury and psychosis