The therapist behind Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays

From the Kitchener Citizen:

  • Kitchener native takes his knowledge of therapy from the doctor’s office to television
    This summer, Dr. Peter Farvolden took on a surprising new patient. Farvolden, a Toronto-based therapist who grew up in Kitchener, was hired by the new CBC show Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays. The show is the story of the lovable Michael Dyer, who suffers from anxiety, and fears everything from vomiting to small talk. Twice a week for 15 years he’s seen Dr. Storper, a cognitive behavioral therapist (CBT) who helps Michael conquer his fears one by one. Read more.