Thesis Defenses

Thesis Defenses

Farah Budhani

Farah Budhani – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "Long-Term Neuropsychological Effects in Survivors of Pediatric Low-Grade Gliomas", on Monday, April 17, 2017 at 10:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: M. Desrocher, D. Pepler, K. Fergus, J. Bebko, L. Sergio, L. Janzen

Karina Zorzella

Karina Zorzella – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "The Role of Alexithymia in Trauma Therapy Outcome: Examining Improvements in PTSD, Dissociation, and Interpersonal Problems", on Monday, May 1, 2017 at 11:00am in 232 York Lanes. Examining Committee: R. Muller, L. Angus, M. Desrocher, R. Cribbie, M. Johnson, K. Scott

Paula Di Nota

Paula Di Nota – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "Short-and Long-term Changes in Attention, Memory and Brain Activity Following Exercise, Motor Learning and Expertise", on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 10:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: J. DeSouza, L. Harris, D. Henriques, J. Pascal-Leone, P. Ritvo, B. Goodyear

Katherine Harper

Katherine Harper – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "Psychoanalysis as an Interdisciplinary Science: From 19th Century Neurophysiology to Modern Neuropsychoanalysis", on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 10:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: R. Fancher, A. Rutherford, T. Teo, R. Mar, K. Kroker, M. Solms

Meghan McPhie

Meghan McPhie – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "The Influence of Physical Activity on Psychological Well-Being Among Adolescents and Emerging Adults", on Friday, March 31, 2017 at 11:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: J. Rawana, J. Connolly, J. Fraser-Thomas, R. Pillai Riddell, J. Kuk, J. Cairney

Mahta Kakvan

Mahta Kakvan – will defend her Thesis entitled: "Attentional Switching in Infants Exposed to Bilingual versus Monolingual Environment", on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 10:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: S. Adler, E. Bialystok, D. McCann, L. Sergio

Timothy Leonard

Timothy Leonard - will be defending his PhD Dissertation entitled: "A Role for Hippocampal Sharp-wave Ripples in Active Visual Search," on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 10:30am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: K. Hoffman, D. Stevens, T. Wolmesdorf, R. Cribbie, G. Zoidl, B. Richards

Lisa Alli

Lisa Alli - will be defending her PhD Dissertation entitled: "A Multi-Method Analysis of Intersensory Perception of Social Information in Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder," on Monday, December 12, 2016 at 3:00pm in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: J. Bebko, C. Till, K. Hoffman, A. Perry, P. Millett, M. Rutherford

Susannah Mulvale

Susannah Mulvale - will be defending her Thesis entitled: "From Psychologism to Psychologization: Beyond the Boundaries of the Discipline and Practice of Psychology", on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 10:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: Rutherford, T. Teo, M. Pettit, L. Farley

Julie Cinamon

Julie Cinamon - will be defending her Dissertation entitled: “The Relationship Between Parental Support, Parental Emotional Reaction, and Parenting Stress with Children’s Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms Following Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioural Therapy", on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 12:00pm in 232 York Lanes. Examining Committee: R. Muller, Y. Bohr, A. Perry, M. Desrocher, N. Khanlou, B. Fallon