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Launch of ECP's International Student Group

The ECP International Student G...

Published: 16 Jan 2018

New McGill Kinesiology Clinic provides a range of health, exercise programs

• Do you want to adopt a healthier lifestyle for the new year?• Would you like to be more active physically? ...

Published: 15 Jan 2018

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky reappointed as Chair of McGill's Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky has been reappointed as Chair of our Department of Educational & Counselling Psychology (ECP). The appointment is for a three-year term, effective January 1st, 2018, and was announced by Professor Dilson Rassier, Dean of Education, earlier this week.

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Published: 11 Jan 2018

Youth Gambling Centre launches 10th annual Holiday Lottery Campaign

This year marks the tenth in which the International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High...

Published: 11 Dec 2017

Le Devoir speaks to Nancy Heath regarding meditation in school curriculum

Professor Nancy Heath, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, spoke to Le Devoir recently regarding her research on meditation for students in a scho...

Published: 11 Dec 2017

Dr. Victoria Talwar among McGill Canada Research Chair honourees

Five McGill researchers were granted renewals on their Canada Research Chair awards this week, including Professor Victoria Talwar, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology.

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Published: 8 Dec 2017

Armando Bertone uses NeuroTracker software to improve attention in exceptional students

"How can we increase the attention skills of students with learning disabilities?...

Published: 8 Dec 2017

Supporting Inter-University Research Collaborations

In partnership with the Hong Kong-based WYNG foundation, the Faculty of Education at McGill University and Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK) recently participated in another successful Visiting Scholars Exchange Program. For the first part of the exchange, the Faculty of Education warmly welcomed Assistant Professor Dr. Kei Yan Poon, from the Department of Special Education and Counselling, and Associate Professor Dr....

Published: 28 Nov 2017

Dr. Tina Montreuil named to 150 Leading Canadians for Mental Health

Dr. Tina Montreuil, Assistant Professor with our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, has been included in The Top 150 Leading Canadians for Mental Health, announced recently by CAMH Difference Makers. "Dr. Montreuil’s commitment to advocating for those who often don’t have a voice is unending," writes CAMH in part....

Published: 23 Nov 2017

A suite of SSHRC funding in support of McGill research

The Hon. Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, announces grants and scholarships to fund research in social sciences and humanities

When it comes to teaching math skills to kids, parents and educators try it all: quizzes over breakfast, extra homework help and stories that incorporate math concepts....

Published: 23 Nov 2017

Doctoral student Maren Gube wins Best Roundtable award at 2017 JURE conference

Doctoral student Maren Gube has been announced as this year's winner of the Best Roundtable award by the junior researchers of the European Association for Research and Learning Instruction (EARLI). The award was presented at the 2017 JURE conference....

Published: 29 Aug 2017

Fantasy, sports betting sites online should have "responsible gambling features," Dr. Derevensky tells CBC

Online 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.

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Published: 24 Feb 2017

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