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Professor Shaw speaks to CBC regarding ECP's upcoming Parenting series

Dr. Steven Shaw, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, spoke to CBC's Sonali Karnick over the weekend regarding "homework without tears". 

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Published: 17 Oct 2016

ECP's Professor Talwar subject of CBC article "McGill researcher looks at how children perceive lies"

CBC News Montreal has published an article reviewing new research by Dr.

Published: 11 Oct 2016

Professor Victoria Talwar: The Truth About Lying

The truth about lying? Children’s perceptions get more nuanced with age.

Moral development study suggests that younger children have a binary take on truth and lies – while older children take intent and outcomes more into consideration.

Parents don’t like it when children lie. But what do the kids themselves think about it? New research suggests truth telling isn’t black and white.

Published: 6 Oct 2016

Dean Rassier co-Chairs McGill 2016 Centraide Campaign

Professor Dilson Rassier, Dean of Education, has elected to Co-Chair McGill University's Centraide (United Way) campaign. He will be joined by co-Chair Ollivier Dyens, Deputy Provost. 

Published: 3 Oct 2016

ECP's Dr. Khoury cited by University of Cambridge's "Insights for Impact" 2016 report

Dr. Bassam Khoury, with our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, has been cited by the University of Cambridge's Insights for Impact report, highlighting "major studies in psychology and behavioural sciences" between 2011 and 2015.

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Published: 19 Sep 2016

ECP's Dr. Susanne Lajoie featured in promotional flyer from the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr. Susanne Lajoie’s research is featured in a flyer promoting the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences’ campaign on “Smart Ideas for a Better Tomorrow – Supporting Youth and Education.”

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Published: 24 May 2016

Positive Parenting cites ECP's Dr. Talwar

The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology's Dr. Victoria Talwar, Canada Research Chair, was quoted in a recent Positive Parenting article written by Samantha Toweel-Moore, "The Ugly Truth about White Lies". In the article Talwar distinguishes between the societal perception of lies and culturally ritualized stories....

Published: 16 Jul 2015

ECP's Dr. Armando Bertone appointment as a William Dawson Scholar

ECP's Professor Armando Bertone has been appointed a William Dawson Scholar!  The William Dawson Scholar award recognizes a scholar developing into an outstanding and original researcher of world-class caliber who is poised to become a leader in his or her field. Please join us in congratulating him!

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Published: 20 Apr 2015

ECP's Victoria Talwar's research featured in the Onion :)

The Onion, an American digital media company and news satire organization, featured ECP's Professor Victoria Talwar's research this week in an article entitled, "Punishing Kids For Lying Actually Makes Them Lie More"....

Published: 9 Jan 2015

ECP's Dr. Annett Koerner receives 2014-15 Heather Reisman & Gerald Schwartz Award for Excellence in Teaching

We are pleased to announce that ECP Associate Professor Annett Koerner is the 2014-2015 recipient of the Heather Reisman & Gerald Schwartz Award for Excellence in Teaching from the Faculty of Education! This award is a reflection of Annett's committment to her students wellbeing and her dedication to her research program. Congratulations Annett!

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Published: 9 Jan 2015

Heath Research Team StressOFF Strategies for Teens Program

Professor Nancy Heath’s research team is delivering a face-to-face training of high school teachers and technicians using  a manualized program (StressOFF Strategies for Teens; SOS4Teens) which they developed. StressOFF uses  mindfulness-based stress management techniques....

Published: 7 Jan 2015

Congrats to ECP's Award Recipients!

Join the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology in congratulating the 2013-2014 ECP recipients of the Judy A. Bryant Memorial Award and the Judy Fish Award in Inclusive Education.

Judy A. Bryant Memorial Award:

Xueran Han, M.Ed. in Educational Psychology, General Educational Psychology Project concentration

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Published: 10 Oct 2014

ECP's Professor Steven Shaw Interviewed on CJAD 800

The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology's Dr. Steven Shaw discusses easing children back to school on the Andrew Carter Morning Show, CJAD 800. Listen here!

Published: 3 Oct 2014

Professor Derevensky Appointed a Member MELS Advisory Board on English Education

Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky, Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology was recently appointed as a member of the Advisory Board on English Education under the Ministre de l'Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport.

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Published: 25 Sep 2014

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