The Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology's Dr. Victoria Talwar, Canada Research Chair, was recently featured in USA Today for her research on children's lie-telling. Dr. Talwar's research focuses on the development of children’s understanding of the concepts of truth and lies and their actual truth-telling and lie-telling behaviour.
Click on the following link for the full USA Today article, titled "Some parents don't know how to handle kids' deceit".
Want to know more about Dr. Talwar's research? Visit the Talwar Child Developmental Research Lab website.