Dr. Patricia Rockman is a physician with a focused practice in mental health. She is the Director of Education and Clinical Services at the Centre for Mindfulness Studies in Toronto, a consultant to Numinus Wellness, and an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto, Department of Family and Community Medicine, cross-appointed to Psychiatry. She was the Chair of the Ontario College of Family Physicians Collaborative Mental Health Care Network for 10 years. She has written extensively on mindfulness and mental health care and is the co-author of four books. She has extensive experience in curriculum development, program design, and teaching healthcare providers in the area of continuing professional development.