Paul Dennis, Ph.D.


Paul Dennis spent 20 years with the Toronto Maple Leafs as their player development coach. His primary role was to assist athletes and coaches in their mental preparation. He also worked with the NBA’s Toronto Raptors and Major League’s Soccer’s Toronto FC.


His experience includes: head coach of the Toronto Marlboros of the Ontario Hockey League; Sport Psychologist to Canada’s World Junior Team in 2002/2003; and Canada’s National Sledge Hockey team in 2012/13. He is currently an advisor to the Ontario Hockey League, Hockey Canada, and he lectured in applied sport psychology at the University of Toronto and York University – now retired