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
Finding Power in My Voice: The importance of a Diversified Curriculum
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: Penny Pexman, Lorraine Reggin and Sheri Madigan, Psychology, in Popular Science
Eight summer activity ideas that will boost kids’ brains
In the News: Penny Paxman, Lorraine Reggin and Sheri Madigan, Psychology, in Big News Network.com
8 summer activities to promote kids' healthy development during COVID-19
In the News: Emma Climie, Psychology, in UCalgary COVIDcast
Episode 27: Kids Living with ADHD
News and announcements
How I'm spending my summer: Making cross-cultural connections in health care
Social work undergrad Lisa L’Hirondelle collects narratives of Indigenous Peoples' experiences, during her Alberta Innovates research studentship<br /> <br /> ...