Upcoming Oral Defences

Marie Hooper – will defend her Thesis entitled: "Understanding Attention and Intermodal Processing Difficulties in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders", on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 10:00am in 061 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: J. Bebko, M. Desrocher, A. Perry, P. Millet

Melody Asghari – will defend her Thesis entitled: "Perceptions of Mock and Intentional Dating Aggression in Adolescent Males and Females", on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 11:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: J. Connolly, J. Weiss, D. Pepler, M. Herbert

Khushbu Patel – will defend her Thesis entitled: "Perception of Lighting and Reflectance in Real and Synthetic Stimuli", on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 1:00pm in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: R. Murray, L. Wilcox, F. Wilkinson, J. Beck

Christina Weston – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "Putting the Distributed Practice Effect into Context", on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 2:30pm in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: M. Wiseheart, G. Turner, D. Stevens, J. Pathman, D. Henriques, J. Dunlosky

Audrey Wong-Kee-You – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "Spatial Attention-Modulated Surround Suppression Across Development: A Psychophysical Study", on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 10:00am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: S. Adler, J. Tsotsos, J. Bebko, C. Till, C. Narayan, M. Schmukler

Kenneth Colosimo – will defend his PhD Dissertation entitled: "Simply being there in the therapeutic encounter: A descriptive phenomenological investigation of novice therapist presence", on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 10:30am in 402 Health, Nursing and Environmental Studies Building. Examining Committee: A. Pos, K. Fergus, J. Eastwood, J. Connolly, L. Visano, G. Vanaerschot

Rivka Levin – will defend her Thesis entitled: "The Influence of Emotion Regulation on Well-Being, Internalizing Symptoms, and Disordered Eating Among Emerging Adults", on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 2:00pm in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: J. Rawana, K. Fergus, Y. Bohr, B. Meisner

Chad Vachon – will defend his Thesis entitled: "The effect of age on visuomotor learning processes", on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 10:00am in 232 York Lanes. Examining Committee: D. Henriques, J. Rivest, N. Park, J. Baker

Wenfeng (Wendy) Zhao – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "Self-Compassion as a Protective Factor against Self-Stigma Associated with Mental Illness", on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 8:30am in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: J. Goldberg, D. McCann, K. Fergus, G. Flett, J. Kuk, L. Stermac

Elizabeth van Monsjou – will defend her PhD Dissertation entitled: "Holding Grudges: Developing Theory and Measurement", on Friday, October 5, 2018 at 12:00pm in 163 Behavioural Science Building. Examining Committee: W. Struthers, K. Fergus, A. Muise, M. Mongrain, C. Bell, G. MacDonald