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May 9, 2022
ECPS Faculty ranked as Top Psychology Scientists in Canada by Research.com

ECPS has five faculty members ranked in the 2022 Edition of Research.com Ranking of Top Psychology Scientists in Canada. The top scientists ranking is a reliable list of leading scientists in the area of Psychology, based on a meticulous examination of 166,880 scientists on Google Scholar and Microsoft Academic Graph. For the discipline of Psychology, […]
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April 28, 2022
PSCTC Office Summer Hours

Office Hours Reduced hours (April 11 – May 14) Mon – Fri  10:00am – 4:00pm (May 2-13) Sat  11:00am – 4:00pm (May 7 & 14) Sun  CLOSED May 16 – July 16 Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri  10:00am – 4:00pm Wed  10:00am – 7:00pm Sat  11:00am – 4:00pm Sun  CLOSED July 18 – September 2 Mon to […]
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April 19, 2022
Welcome Blossom Sylva

We are pleased and excited to welcome Blossom Sylva Blossom is joining us as PSCTC Administrative Coordinator. She worked with PSCTC as a temp from Hiring Solutions in the past three months. During her temporary assignment, she gained great experience in client services and operations in support of physiological clinics and assessments. Prior to working […]
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April 12, 2022
Congratulations to Graduate Teaching Assistant Award recipients

2022 Faculty of Education Graduate Teaching Assistant Award Recipients Congratulations to Daniel Bagnall Daniel Bagnall is a Master of Arts student in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, and Special Education. Daniel consistently models support for equity and diversity in the classroom and encourages students through constructive feedback. LEARN MORE
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April 6, 2022
Dr. Jennifer Vadeboncoeur receives Advancing Community Engaged Learning Grant

Congratulations to Dr. Jennifer Vadeboncoeur Congratulations to Dr. Jennifer Vadeboncoeur, who has been awarded an Advancing Community Engaged Learning Grant for the project Mapping Attachment to Place Through Walking Methodology. The project will support students in the Human Development, Learning, and Culture program course Advanced Seminar: Adolescence Through Emerging Adulthood to learn from and with youth through the Chilliwack Youth […]
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March 29, 2022
Dr. Robinder Bedi receives Killam Research Fellowship

Congratulations to Dr. Robinder Bedi Congratulations to Dr. Robinder Bedi and Dr. Jason Ellis, who are among the ten UBC recipients of 2021-22 Killam Research Fellowships. The Killam Research Fellowships celebrate scholarly achievements and research excellence of faculty from across UBC. Dr. Bedi, an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education, runs a Counselling/Psychotherapy Research, Teaching, and Service […]
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March 15, 2022
UBC Library’s Online Course Reserve System

Are you planning to place material on course reserve for your summer session 2022 classes?  CHECK OUT LOCR – UBC LIBRARY’S ONLINE COURSE RESERVE SYSTEM LOCR offers you: Create a single list with all your course materials for your students Easily add books, media resources, articles, and web links Request PDFs of print materials or […]
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March 11, 2022
Unsung Hero – Dr. Johanna Sam

Santa J. Ono, President and Vice-Chancellor of UBC thanked Dr. Johanna Sam for her work on cyberbullying in his recent community update letter: UBC strives to realize this vision by establishing employment and educational practices that respect the dignity of individuals and make it possible for everyone to live, work and study in a positive […]
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February 1, 2022
February is Psychology Month

Psychology is rooted in science that seeks to understand our thoughts, feelings and actions. It is a broad field – some psychology professionals develop and test theories through research while others work to help individuals, organizations, and communities function better. Still others are both researchers and practitioners. Psychology Month is celebrated every February to highlight […]
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January 13, 2022
Congratulations to Dr. Johanna Sam

Congratulations to Dr. Johanna Sam, recipient of a SSHRC Insight Development Grant Dr. Johanna Sam, Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Education’s Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology, and Special Education, was awarded a SSHRC Insight Development Grant for her project “A Two-Eyed Seeing Approach: How Do Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Youth Cope with Cyber-Aggression?” Co-Investigators […]
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January 11, 2022
Welcome Leticia Tsui

We are pleased and excited to welcome Leticia Tsui Leticia Tsui is joining us as Admin and HR Support from the Vancouver Film School, and has almost a decade of admin experience. When we all return to campus, please pop in and say hi to her at Room 2524. In the interim, if you want […]
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January 5, 2022
Welcome Dr. Joshua Madsen

We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Joshua Madsen to ECPS. Dr. Madsen joins us from the University of Calgary, where he was a tenured Senior Instructor and Director of the Psychology Clinic. Dr. Madsen teaches underlying theory, and principles of psychological intervention in formal classroom settings. Dr. Madsen’s commitment to promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion […]
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December 23, 2021
Planning for 2021-22 Winter Session, Term 2

January 14, 2022 Following UBC’s announcement of an extension of the online learning period to February 6 for most programs, leadership in the Faculty of Education conferred to determine the appropriate direction for the Bachelor of Education program. After consultation with students and colleagues in the Faculty of Education, and remaining mindful of the health […]
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November 24, 2021
Congratulations to Tonje Molyneux

Congratulations to Tonje Molyneux, recipient of a 2021-22 Killam Doctoral Scholarship Tonje Molyneux received a 2021-2022 Killam Doctoral Scholarship, the most prestigious award available to UBC graduate students. Learn more at about Tonje and her award at Faculty of Education’s news.
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November 23, 2021
Congratulations to Fall 2021 Graduating ECPS Students

Dear ECPS Graduates (see below for a list of graduates), It is with tremendous pleasure and enthusiasm that we are sending this message in recognition of your accomplishment today. We also recognize that this is simply a step in a much larger journey, and we want to joyfully wish you all the best as you […]
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