Transformative donation of $16 million establishes new autism research centre at the Montreal Neurological Institute

Published: 23Oct2017

A new research centre in Montreal will help lift the shroud of mystery surrounding autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and lead to the development of better diagnostic tools and more effective...

Pinpointing the origins of autism

Published: 29Aug2017

Abnormalities shown to first appear in brain networks involved in sensory processing...

Pinpointing the origins of autism

Published: 29Aug2017

The origins of autism remain mysterious. What areas of the brain are involved, and when do the first signs appear? New findings published in Biological Psychiatry bring us closer to understanding...

Social & Transcultural Psychiatry & Global Mental Health Film Series: Autism In Love


Autism In Love - Directed by Matt Fuller Discussion to follow with Dr. Miranda D'Amico & Dr. Jaswant Guzder/psychiatryCategory: Dept. of Psychiatry

Neuro researchers receive grants from Canada Brain Research Fund

Published: 27Apr2017

Brain diseases and disorders are the leading cause of disability, directly affecting one in three Canadians as well as millions of family members, friends, colleagues and caregivers. The Government...

Dr. Bertone speaks to TVA about work with attention, on and off the soccer field, at Quebec City secondary school

Published: 9Apr2015

Dr. Armando Bertone, professor with the Department of Educational & Counselling Psychology and Director of the Perceptual Neuroscience Laboratory (PNLab), appeared on the show L'Esprit Sportif,...

New hope for understanding autism spectrum disorders

Published: 21Nov2012

Researchers from McGill University and the University of Montreal have identified a crucial link between protein synthesis and autism spectrum disorders (ASD), which can bolster new therapeutic...

ECP's Shalini Sivathasan contributes to South Asian Autism Awareness Centre (SAAAC) news online

Published: 1May2017

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...

New edition of Dialogues, newsletter of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology

Published: 24Mar2016

The spring edition of Dialogues, newsletter of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, has been published and may be viewed online here (.pdf).