Dr Des Rosiers is Director of the Geriatric Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic, consultant to the Montreal General Hospital AIDS clinic, and consulting psychiatrist to the Emergency Clinic. She received her training at the Université de Sherbrooke and at McGill. Her clinical practice integrates transcultural and social psychiatry. She has done research on role strain and psychological distress among immigrant Muslim women. Her current interests include gender roles and issues.
desrosie [at] med [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (email)
Des Rosiers, P. (1999). Repetition of the mother-infant dyad and the process of dying in the psychotherapy of an HIV-positive man. Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis & Dynamic Psychiatry, 27(2), 191-203.
Des Rosiers, P., Charney, D. A., Russell, R. C., Galbaud du Fort, G. & Boothroyd, L. J. (1998). Teaching on gender-related issues; a survey of psychiatry faculty and residents. Medical Education, 32(5), 522-526.
Vida, S., Monks, R. C., & Des Rosiers, P. (2002). Prevalence and correlates of elder abuse and neglect in a geriatric psychiatry service. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 47(5), 459-467.