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Professor Derevensky Interviewed on CTV News

Wed, 2016-12-21 16:32

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.

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Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky speaks to Canadian Press regarding youth gambling tendencies

Tue, 2016-07-12 11:13

When it comes to gambling and lotteries, young people are looking for "immediate gratification", Professor Jeffrey Derevensky, Chair of the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, told the Canadian Press this week.

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Dr. Derevensky interviewed by National Post concerning fantasy scandals

Mon, 2016-01-04 15:16

In a recent National Post special, "Canada could be susceptible to daily fantasy scandals like those in the U.S. if industry not regulated, experts warn," Amanda Coletta interviewed Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology.

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Congratulations to Drs. Derevensky and Sinacore, Elected CPA Fellows

Mon, 2014-02-17 10:28

The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology would like to congratulate Drs. Jeffrey Derevensky, Professor, and Ada Sinacore, Associate Professor, on being elected Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) Fellows.

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