Department of Psychology
Why study psychology?
Learn how to discuss and apply psychological theories and research. Acquire the expertise involved in conducting research with human participants and animals. Discover how psychology contributes to a diverse field of disciplines: brain and cognitive science, industrial organizational psychology, social psychology, and more.
You'll develop skills that lead to success in a wide range of graduate studies and professional disciplines.
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Statement on earthquakes in Turkey and Syria
The UCalgary Psychology Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Blog...
Parental Use of “Cry Out” in a Community Sample During the First Year of Infant Life. Giesbrecht, G. F., Letourneau, N., Campbell, T., Hart, M., Thomas, J., & Tomfohr-Madsen, L. (2020). Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics.
In the media
In the News: Sheri Madigan, Psychology, in Global News
Study shows COVID had little impact on mental health. The same isn’t true for kids
In the News: The Conversation Canada
The rise of the irate customer: Post-pandemic rudeness, and the importance of rediscovering patience
In the News: Tom O’Neill, Psychology, in Calgary Herald
Flexibility key in return to work for businesses post-pandemic
In the News: Sheri Madigan, Psychology, in The Conversation
Suicide attempts rose among children and adolescents during the COVID-19 pandemic, especially for girls
News and announcements
Emergency department visits for attempted suicides rose globally among youth during pandemic
UCalgary-led study represents over 11 million paediatric emergency department visits across 18 countries ...