(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?
The Annual Neuropsychology Day has been scheduled for May 9, 2016. We shall welcome Richard A. Andersen, James G.
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.
Head movements play an important role in conveying emotions through speech and music. Let your head do the talking.
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.
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.
A Wry Look at Academic Life
by Andrew Mahon, McGill News Alumni Magazine
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.
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.
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.