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Graduate and Postdoctoral Students | Doctoral Internship Program

Are you writing, or on the verge of writing, your PhD thesis? Not sure what to do next? The Doctoral Internship Program offers you financial support to pursue an internship for up to three months....

Published: 19 Apr 2018

Dr. Adam Dubé speaks to CBC: "How kids and teens can navigate social media in the era of fake news"

Dr. Adam Dubé, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, spoke to CBC's Ainslie MacLellan recently for an article titled "How kids and teens can navigate social media in the era of fake news: McGill lecture series tackles childhood anxiety, learning diffculties and online pressures". 

Published: 12 Apr 2018

Dr. Steven Shaw interviewed by CBC Radio: "How to get your kid to go to bed...and actually sleep"

Professor Steven R. Shaw, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology (ECP), spoke to CBC Radio's All In A Weekend, hosted by Sonali Karnick, earlier this week....

Published: 10 Apr 2018

Dr. Martin Drapeau speaks to Globe & Mail about routine measurement

Dr. Martin Drapeau, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, spoke to Globe and Mail''s Erin Anderssen last week regarding routine measurement, also referred to as feedback-informed therapy.

Published: 10 Apr 2018

Is video game addiction a disease? Dr. Jeffrey Derevensky weighs in

The World Health Organization (WHO) plans to classify video game addiction as a disease, according to a June redefinition of their International Classification of Diseases (ICD)....

Published: 6 Apr 2018

"McGill offers breather in the age of anxious parenting": Allison Hanes, Montreal Gazette

"McGill University's public lecture series on parenting offers up latest to angst-ridden moms and dads amid the cacophony of competing advice," wrote All...

Published: 6 Apr 2018

"Montreal elementary school is latest to ban homework": Dr. Steven Shaw cited by CTV News

Dr. Steven Shaw, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, was cited by CTV News this week regarding Elizabeth Ballantyne elementary school's "no homework" policy. 

Published: 26 Mar 2018

Effective Parenting public lecture series featured in numerous local media outlets

Effective Parenting, the public lecture series being offered this spring by the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology (ECP), was featured in the following recent articles:

Published: 12 Mar 2018

Professors Ghosh, Quintin and Shariff receive McGill recognition awards for research

This week McGill University announced their prestigious internal recognition awards for 2018. Among the awardees, recognized for their outstanding research contributions, were Faculty of Education professors Ratna Ghosh, Shaheen Shariff, and Eve-Marie Quintin.

Published: 5 Mar 2018

VIDEO | Researcher Spotlight for McGill Education professors Asghar, Drapeau, Talwar

McGill's Office of the Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, has produced a series of videos highlighting recent inductees to the Royal Society of Canada.

Published: 1 Mar 2018

Misery does not love company, ECP researchers find

Misery does not love company

Source: McGill Newsroom  

Comparing to a role model may help reduce burnout among teachers. 

Published: 6 Feb 2018

"Gaming disorder can result in serious negative consequences," writes Dr. Derevensky in special to Montreal Gazette

Jeffrey Derevensky, James McGill Professor and Chair with our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, has composed a special article to the Montreal Gazette, published Jan. 29, 2018 and titled "Opinion: Gaming disorder should not be dismissed".

Published: 30 Jan 2018