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Congratulations to Drs. Derevensky and Sinacore, Elected CPA Fellows

The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology would like to congratulate Drs. Jeffrey Derevensky, Professor, and Ada Sinacore, Associate Professor, on being elected Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) Fellows.

Published on : 17 Feb 2014

ECP's Dr. Hall's Research Featured in National Geographic and Forbes

Co-Researcher, Dr. Nathan Hall, Assistant Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology and the research team, led by Dr.

Published on : 22 Nov 2013

ECP's Dr. Muis Appointed Canada Research Chair

Dr. Krista Muis, Associate Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, was recently appointed Canada Research Chair, Tier II, in Epistemic Cognition and Self-Regulated Learning. Congratulations Dr. Muis!

Published on : 19 Nov 2013

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky of ECP Receives 2013 NCRG Scientific Achievement Award

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky, Professor, in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology was recently honored with the 2013 Scientific Achievement Award from the U.S. National Centre for Responsible Gambling. This award was in recognition of Dr. Derevensky's contributions to the field of research on youth and adolescent gambling.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, ECP
Published on : 02 Oct 2013

Dr. Nathan Hall of ECP Awarded Two SSHRC Grants!

Dr. Nathan Hall, Assistant Professor, in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology was recently awarded two grants from Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC).

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, ECP
Published on : 19 Sep 2013

Sara Houshmand, Doctoral Student in ECP, receives McGill Univerity's inaugural Award for Equity & Community Building!

Sara Houshmand, doctoral student in Counselling Psychology, Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, received McGill University’s inaugural Award for Equity and Community Building! This Award recognizes staff and students who demonstrate exceptional commitment to diversity and inclusivity at McGill and the community-at-large.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, ECP
Published on : 13 Sep 2013

Drs. Breuleux and Hall Awarded SSHRC Partnership Development Grants

The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology would like to congratulate Dr. Alain Breuleux, Associate Professor in the Learning Sciences Program, on being awarded the SSHRC (Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council) Partnership Grant for the project titled, Professional learning network for digital literacy and disciplinary understanding in school.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, ECP
Published on : 14 Aug 2013

ECP Welcomes New Chair, Dr. Robert J. Vallerand

The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology welcomes Professor Robert J. Vallerand as Chair of the Department. Dr. Vallerand joined the Department as a Full Professor and Chair today, August 1, 2013.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, ECP
Published on : 01 Aug 2013

Dr. Talwar of ECP Interviewed in Parents Magazine

Dr. Victoria Talwar, Associate Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, weighs in for Parents Magazine's article about childrens lie-telling, "...the act of manipulating the truth for personal gain 'is a developmental milestone, much like learning to get dressed by yourself or to take turns.'" Please visit Parents Magazine, to read to full online version of the article "The Truth About Lying".

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Published on : 08 Jul 2013

Stephanie Mitelman Earns 2013 First Tracks Award for Innovation in Sexology!

Stephanie Mitelman, course lecturer in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology was awarded the 2013 First Tracks Award for Innovation in Sexology! The honor was awarded by Honest Exchange, a New Jersey-based sexuality education consulting firm.  The award recognizes Stephanie's ground-breaking sexuality education resources that address the learning styles of youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs). Congratulations!

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, ECP
Published on : 07 Jun 2013

Dr. Nathan Hall of ECP Publishes Book!

Dr. Nathan Hall, Assistant Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology(ECP), published his first book titled, "Emotion, Motivation, and Self-Regulation: A Handbook for Teachers", with co-author Dr. Thomas Goetz, Adjunct Professor in ECP.Highlights include:

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, ECP
Published on : 27 May 2013

Maureen Baron Interviewed by CBC's Daybreak Montreal

Maureen Baron, a course lecturer with the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology for almost 10 years was interviewed on CBC's Daybreak Montreal.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, ECP
Published on : 24 May 2013

Dr. Azevedo of ECP Publishes Book

Dr. Roger Azevedo, Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) and Professor, in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology(ECP) recently published his book, titled "International Handbook of Metacognition and Learning Technologies". Congratulations Dr. Azevedo! The book also had a variety of ECP contributors:

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Published on : 22 May 2013

Drs. Azevedo and Lajoie of ECP Interviewed on SSHRC`s YouTube Channel

Drs. Susanne Lajoie, Canada Research Chair (Tier 1), and Roger Azevedo, Canada Research Chair (Tier 1), of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology were interviewed on the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) YouTube Channel.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, ECP
Published on : 10 May 2013

McGill's Headway Features Dr. Susanne Lajoie's LEADS Project

Dr. Susanne Lajoie, Canada Research Chair Tier 1 and Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology(ECP), and members of the Learning Environments Across Disciplines (LEADS) research group were featured in McGill's Headway magazine, spring 2013 issue, for their collaborative research to enhance learning through digital technology.

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Published on : 25 Apr 2013