Simone Paget

Simone Paget

Reporter, Senior Writer


With over a decade of writing experience, Simone Paget expertly harnesses her natural writing talents and draws from her personal experience with anxiety to facilitate connections with life-changing mental health resources. Her extensive success as a writer, columnist, and photographer includes a decade-long tenure as a Nationally Syndicated Columnist with the Toronto Sun, as well as features in The New York Times, Insider, and The Washington Post.

Simone, who battled the debilitating symptoms of an anxiety disorder for years, intimately understands the transformative impact of mental health treatment. Through her empathetic, authentic, and motivational writing, she strives to help others facing similar challenges feel less isolated and discover the support they need.


University of Toronto
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Anthropology and English Literature
2000 - 2004


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