Grad Student Support


Instructional Technology Support

Louai Rahallir01@alumni.ubc.ca

Provides support for technical questions relating to presentations; Blackboard; website development

Please email to schedule an appointment.

Quantitative Research Methodology

Oscar Olvera Astria:  merm.methods@gmail.com

Provides support for quantitative methods questions.

Please email to schedule an appointment.

Qualitative Research Methodology

John Murray: ecps.qualitative.methods@gmail.com

Provides support for qualitative methods questions.

Please email to schedule an appointment.


Program Area Peer Advisors & Assistants

CNPS Admissions Peer Advisor

Rose Record-Lemon: cnps.peer@ubc.ca

Please make appointments for advising on admissions to the Counselling Psychology Program via email.

Responds to emails and telephone inquiries from potential applicants; establishes weekly appointment times for meeting applicants; updates current information of admissions criteria (website); updates equivalencies list of prerequisite courses; assists with group information sessions; assists with vetting equivalency requests of prerequisite courses

CNPS Accreditation & Area Representative

Lauren Phelan:  lauren.e.phelan@gmail.com

Assists with: completion of accreditation re-application material; organization and formatting of all records and policies related to CNPS programs; updating of web and written program material, ie. Program admissions material, program handbooks, annual progress report forms, program sequence completion; completion of annual accreditation reports to CCPA, and organizing and implementing regular CNPS colloquia.

HDLC Student Area Representative

Mariel Gomez: reginmar@gmail.com

Provides support and advice for HDLC students on topics related to university life, including helping students navigate the Faculty of Education, ECPS Department, and HDLC Program procedures.

MERM Peer Advisor

Sneha Shankar: sneha.shankar@ubc.ca

Provides support and advice for MERM students on topics related to university life, including helping students navigate the Faculty of Education, ECPS Department, and MERM Program procedures.

SCPS Peer Advisor

Dorna Rahimi:  dornarahimi@gmail.com

Acts as a student peer advisor to SCPS graduate students

SCPS Accreditation Assistant

Juliane Dmyterko: julianedmyterko@gmail.com & Alexandra Ruddy: aruddy@alumni.ubc.ca

Provides support for the School Psychology program in preparing material for the accreditation process.

Provides assistance with reporting to accrediting agencies, creation and maintenance of information systems to support successful program accreditation, assisting with survey development and data collection, literature and web searches on matters related to accreditation of psychology program.

Serves as a liaison to the student body on accreditation matters.

This position provides the opportunity to learn about a common approach to evaluation, understanding the role of professional organizations in creating and maintaining professional standards and to better understand the process of preparing professional psychologists.

SPED Student Area Representative

Tara Rodas: tararodas@alumni.ubc.ca

Acts as a student peer advisor to SPED graduate students

Advising and Counselling Services

Conflict Resolution

Family Support

Professional Development / Academic Support