Assistant Professor  |  Clinician Scientist, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Danielle Baribeau

Child & Youth Mental Health


150 Kilgour Rd, East York, Ontario Canada M4G 0A2
Appointment Status


  • MD
  • PhD

Dr. Danielle Baribeau is a child and adolescent psychiatrist with a clinical focus in autism, neurogenetic disorders, and psychopharmacology. She completed her PhD in clinical epidemiology and health care research at the University of Toronto (U of T) in 2022, which focused on understanding anxiety in autism, and longitudinal statistical methods. She completed her clinical residency training in adult psychiatry (2017), and then child and adolescent psychiatry (2019), also at U of T. This was followed by a two-year fellowship at SickKids in consultation-liaison psychiatry, neurodevelopmental assessment, and rare neurogenetic disorders associated with psychiatric and neurodevelopmental conditions.

As a clinician scientist at the Bloorview Research Institute, she leads a research program focused on clinically translating genetic advances into improved mental health care in autism and neurodevelopmental disorders. Dr. Baribeau also works as a child psychiatrist at Holland Bloorview’s Child Development program’s Psychopharmacology Clinic and the Autism Communication, Learning and Behaviour program.


Adjunct Scientist, SickKids Research Institute