Mary E Desrocher
Clinical Developmental - Director of Clinical Training
Locations / Contact Info:
124 BSBKeele CampusPhone: 416 736 2100 Ext. 33111
Faculty & School/Dept.
Faculty of Health - Department of Psychology
PhD - 1998
University of Toronto
Dr. Desrocher's training is in neuropsychological assessment and experimental neuropsychology. Her current research explores autobiographical memory and executive function in normative populations. Clinical populations of study include children and adolescents with diabetes, fetal alcohol syndrome, epilepsy, and head injuries.
Salimpoor, V. & Desrocher, M. (2007). Measures of Executive Function Performance. Developmental Disabilities, 73 (5), 212-249.
McLean, L., Toner, B. Desrocher, M.E.., Jackson, J., & Stuckless, N. (2007)
Implications of Childhood Sexual Abuse and Complex Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
for Adult Alexithymia: Examination of Source of Recruitment as a Variable.
Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 45 (1), 200-218..
Friedlander, L., & Desrocher, M.E. (2006). Neuroimaging Studies of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder in Adults and Children. Clinical Psychology Review (26), 32-49.
Currently available to supervise graduate students: No
Currently taking on work-study students, Graduate Assistants or Volunteers: No
Available to supervise undergraduate thesis projects: No
Her research interests include Neuropsychology; Cognitive, behavioural and emotional functioning of children with diabetes and epilepsy. Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.