Dept. of Educational and Counselling Psychology

Shalini Sivathasan, PhD student in with our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology (ECP), has contributed an article to the South Asian Autism Awareness Centre (SAAAC), where she has volunteered since 2013. In the news item Shalini reflects on her experiences working with children and young adults who have been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Classified as: autism, ASD, BAND, autism spectrum disorder
Published on: 1 May 2017

Founded in 2006, Doc Work is a global research team that examines career trajectories of post-PhD researchers, both in and out of the academy. Led by Professor Lynn McAlpine of McGill University's Faculty of Education, the Doc Work team represents researchers around the world in Canada, Austria, China, UK, and the US. The newly launched DocWork site features ongoing research and findings of the team’s longitudinal study of academic work, development, and identity. 

Classified as: Research, IHDW, doc-work
Published on: 27 Apr 2017

 2 people, textProfessors Alain Breuleux, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology (ECP), and Bronwen Low, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), have received Connection Grants from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) of Canada.

Classified as: Research, IHDW
Published on: 7 Apr 2017

The Faculty of Education is pleased to announce that Professor Jeffrey Derevensky, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, has received the prestigious James McGill Professor award.

Classified as: Research, james mcgill, distinguised james mcgill professor, james mcgill professor, research chairs, IHDW
Published on: 6 Apr 2017

cbc masthead logoOnline daily fantasy and sports betting sites such as DraftKings and FanDuel should have "responsible gambling features built into their site," Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky told CBC's Matthew Black earlier this week.

Published on: 24 Feb 2017

McGill's Faculty of Education is currently accepting nominations for the following three award opportunities for academics in the Faculty of Education. 

Classified as: Awards
Published on: 13 Feb 2017

Le SoleilDr. Armando Bertone, Associate Professor with our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, spoke to Le Soleil's Patricia Cloutier this week regarding an intervention study

Published on: 11 Jan 2017

The Childhood Anxiety and Regulation of Emotions (C.A.R.E.) Research Group is a new laboratory operation under the direction of Dr. Tina Montreuil, Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology. Researchers at C.A.R.E. were recognized for their excellence recently at the annual convention of the Association of Behavioral Cognitive Therapy in New York City.

Classified as: Awards, Research, education
Published on: 9 Jan 2017

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky, Chair of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology and Director of the International Centre for Youth Gambling and High-Risk Behaviors, was interviewed by Mutsumi Takahashi on CTV News on December 21, 2016. Dr. Derevensky discussed the dangers of youth gambling and the potential for escalating risk-taking among young people with addictive personalities.

Classified as: ECP, CTV, derevensky, gambling, lottery tickets, International Centre for Youth Gambling and High-Risk Behavior
Published on: 21 Dec 2016

Mélodie Daoust (BEd, PE) named province’s top female athlete

Education students recognized for academic excellence

Published on: 15 Dec 2016