Current Events

Thriving in Grad School panel
Event Date: 2019/10/17

Event Date: October 17, 2019 Time: 3:15 – 4:45 pm Location: LLED Multi-Purpose Room (2012) 6445 University Boulevard Open to graduate students only, this panel hosted by Language Sciences will explore how to thrive in graduate school, with panelists giving their experience and advice, and answering questions from the audience. Potential panel questions include: what […]
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CIRCA Colloquium Series 2019-2020
Event Date: 2019/10/24

Assessment and Treatment of Comorbid Selective Mutism and Autism Spectrum Disorder November 21, 2019, 2:30-3:30 | Room 308A Scarfe Speaker: Ainsley Boudreau, Ph.D., R.Psych., Psychologist, BC Children’s Hospital It is well-known that anxiety disorders co-exist with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) but much less is known about how to treat anxiety specific to speaking – that […]
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QMS Research Talk: Applied Quantitative Methods in Mental Health Research
Event Date: 2019/11/20

Time: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019 Location: Scarfe Building Library Block Room 2415 Speaker: Xuyan Tang (M.A. student in Measurement, Evaluation, and Research Methodology) Ben Hives (Ph.D. student in Kinesiology) Moderator: Guanyu Chen (Ph.D. student in Measurement, Evaluation, and Research Methodology) A Translation and Validation Study of the Hubley Depression Scale […]
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Final SPED PhD Oral Defence – Karen Kester
Event Date: 2019/11/21

Final PhD Oral Dissertation Defence KAREN KESTER (Special Education) Thursday, November 21, 2019, 12:30 pm Room #203, UBC Graduate Student Centre, 6371 Crescent Road Title: A Preliminary Evaluation of a Modified School-Based Facing Your Fears for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Anxiety Chair: Dr. Daniel Goldowitz (CMMT) Supervisor: Dr. Joseph Lucyshyn (SPED) Supervisory Committee: […]
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Visiting Professor Talk: Brazilian Policies and inclusive education: an overview of language teachers’ main challenges in Brazilian regular schools 
Event Date: 2019/12/05

Date: Thursday, December 5th, 2019 Location: Neville Scarfe Library Block, Room 278 Speaker: Visiting Professor –  Betânia Passos Medrado, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Modern Languages, Post Graduation Programming in Linguistics Universidade Federal da Paraíba, Centro de Ciências Humanas, Letras e Artes   Title: Brazilian Policies and inclusive education: an overview of language teachers’ main challenges […]
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Workshop: Trauma-Informed Practice Training Level 1 Certificate
Event Date: 2020/01/12

Workshop Details: This workshop will provide participants with tools, knowledge and some expertise on how to assist clients with trauma and understand how trauma impacts the healing process. Research supports that knowledge of Trauma-Informed care is critical to help clients move through barriers to healing. Venue: Congregation Beth Israel, 989 West 28th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. […]
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Good Counsel: Excellent Results
Event Date: 2020/03/13

Speaker series featuring Visiting Scholar in the Counselling Psychology area of the UBC Faculty of Education Speaker: Dr. Terence Tracey Join us on Friday, March 13, 2020 for a presentation by Dr. Terence Tracey, visiting professor in counselling psychology at UBC and emeritus professor of counselling and counselling psychology at Arizona State University. Dr. Tracey’s presentation […]
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