Dr. Hinda Dubin is a native of Edmonton, Alberta Canada. She grew up in Baltimore, Maryland. She received her B.A from the Johns Hopkins University in Humanistic Studies with Honors. Dr. Dubin completed her medical training and residency in Psychiatry at the University of Maryland School of Medicine where she served as faculty for many years and as the Coordinator of Brief Psychosocial Therapies Training at the University of Maryland/Sheppard Pratt Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Currently she is the Director of Psychiatry Education and Training for the State of Maryland. Dr. Dubin is a Founding Fellow of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy and a distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Dr. Dubin is the recipient of numerous teaching awards including the Clinician Teacher of the Year Award, the Walter Weintraub Award for Teaching Excellence and has received annual teaching commendations from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Dubin has lectured internationally on cognitive behavioral therapy and women's mental health issues. She also has a private practice in Baltimore. Her areas of expertise include cognitive behavioral therapy, mood and anxiety disorders and women/s mental health issues throughout the lifecycle.