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
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 and Rachel Eirich, Psychology, in Conversation Canada
5 tips for a safe Halloween during COVID-19 — and what to do if trick-or-treating is cancelled
In the News: Nicole Racine, Psychology, in Victoria News
Trick or Treat? Experts divided on letting kids go out on Halloween due to COVID risk
In the News: Keith Dobson, Psychology, in Richmond News
'It hurts': Workers grapple with the mental impacts of pandemic recession
News and announcements
COVID-19 isolation hurting women more than men
Researchers publish study showing differences in sleep quality, empathy and mood...