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ECP's Dr. Armando Bertone: Making Sense of Sensations

Tue, 2016-04-12 15:01
(the following extract is from Dialogues, newsletter of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, McGill University, Faculty of Education, spring 2016 edition)


Making sense of sensations : How do perception and cognition influence behaviour?
 

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The 19th Annual Brenda Milner Lecture and Neuropsychology Day

Mon, 2016-05-09 09:30
Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital : Jeanne Timmins Amphitheatre, 3801 University Street , H3A 2B4
Price: No cost

The Annual Neuropsychology Day  has been scheduled for May 9, 2016. We shall welcome Richard A. Andersen, James G.

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Contact: Deborah Rashcovsky
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
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Office Phone: 514-398-6047
Source Site: /neuro

Dorothy J Killam Lecture

Tue, 2016-06-07 16:00 - 17:30
McIntyre Medical Building : R. Howard Palmer Amphitheatre, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6
Price: No cost

Professor Churchland will deliver the Dorothy J. Killam lecture entitled " The impact of social neuroscience on moral philosophy " on Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 4:00 pm. The lecture will take place in the R.

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Contact: Deborah Rashcovsky
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
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Office Phone: 514-398-6047

Our head movements convey emotions

Tue, 2015-10-27 11:44

Head movements play an important role in conveying emotions through speech and music. Let your head do the talking.

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Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations
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Office Phone: 514 398 4201
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Different types of child abuse: similar consequences

In the long run, emotional abuse might hurt a child as much as violence or neglect
Wed, 2015-10-14 11:01

Emotional abuse may be as harmful as physical abuse and neglect. This finding led by a team of researchers at McGill University complements previous imaging research showing that emotional and physical pain both activate the same parts of the brain.

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Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: McGill University
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Office Phone: 514-398-6754
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Expectant dads get depressed too

MUHC study suggests screening and prevention for men who are about to become parents
Mon, 2015-10-05 11:18

Transition to parenthood can be a difficult life event. It can have an impact on both parents and on the long-term development of the child. While mother’s "baby blues" have been widely investigated, little research has been conducted on antenatal paternal depression.

Contact Information

Contact: Julie Robert
Organization: McGill University Health Centre
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Office Phone: (514) 934-1934 ext. 71381
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Psychology: Bindra Lecture - Dr. Lynn Nadel

Fri, 2016-04-01 15:30 - 17:00

On Friday April 1st , 2016 McGill Psychology Department will host Dr. Lynn Nadel, who will deliver a Bindra Lecture of interest to many members of the University.

Source Site: /psychology

Psychology: Hebb Lecture Series - Dr. Frans de Waal

Fri, 2016-03-18 15:30 - 17:00

On Friday March 18th , 2016 McGill Psychology Department will host Dr. Frans de Waal, who will deliver a Hebb Lecture of interest to many members of the University.

Source Site: /psychology

Psychology: Hebb Lecture Series - Dr. Daniel Klein

Fri, 2016-02-19 15:30 - 17:00

On Friday February 19th, 2016 McGill Psychology Department will host Dr. Daniel Klein, who will deliver a Hebb Lecture of interest to many members of the University.

Source Site: /psychology