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
Are All “Allies” Really Equal? Tips on Being an Active Indigenous Ally
The UCalgary Psychology Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Blog...
Not “Fresh off the Boat”: An EDI Committee Blog Post Series - Topic 4: A Perspective on Education
Not “Fresh off the Boat”: An EDI Committee Blog Post Series - Topic 3: The Myth of the Model Minority
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 The Wall Street Journal
Sexting Among Kids Is Bigger Than Ever—and Often Illegal. Here’s How to Talk to Your Child
In the News: Sheri Madigan, Psychology, in Globe and Mail
‘Tapped out’: why mothers are vulnerable to next wave of the pandemic, one of poor mental health
In the News: Kelly Dean Schwartz, Psychology, in The Calgary Herald
Isolation of COVID has caused youth mental health issues to spike
News and announcements
Faculty of Arts Awards and Celebration of Excellence 2021
Annual event to be held June 17 on Zoom ...