Postdoctoral Students

France Lainé, Ph.D. (Université de Provence, France)
Interests: autism, visual perception, auditory perception, motion perception, attention deficits
France's research
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Ph.D. Students

Human Development

Katie Cohene, M.Ed. (McGill University)
Interests: Autism Spectrum Disorders and intervention, memory and personality formation in individuals with difficulties, inclusive education and exceptionalities
Katie's research
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Learning Sciences

Marsha Vicaire, B.Sc.
Interests: Academic success among First Nations students
Marsha's research
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School and Applied Child Psychology

Colin Campbell, B.Sc. (University of Prince Edward Island), M.A. (McGill University)
Interests: risk & resilience, autism and developmental disorders, cognitive development
Colin's research
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Alexandra D'Arrisso, B.A. (McGill University)
Interests: Aboriginal youth, risk and resilience
Alexandra's research
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Tamara Dawkins, B.A., M.A. (McGill University)
Interests: Visual filtering in autism and typically developing individuals.
Tamara's research
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Kimberly Lane, B.A. (Bishops University), M.A. (McGill University)
Interests: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.
Kimberly's research
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Fallyn Leibovitch, B.A. (McGill University)
Interests: Executive function and attention in children with autism
Fallyn's research
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Communication Sciences and Disorders

Hanady Bani Hani (B.A., M.A. University of Jordan)
Interests: Autism Spectrum Disorders, early intervention, diagnosis
Hanady's research
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Master's Students

Educational Psychology

Yaacov Ringo, B.A. (McGill University)
Interests: Autism Spectrum Disorders, Conduct Disorders, Risk and Resilience, Motivation and the Psychotherapeutic process.
Yaacov's research
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Human Development

Heidi Flores, B.Sc. (McGill University)
Interests: autism, developmental disabilities, attention, language
Heidi's research
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School and Applied Child Psychology

Lynda Rochester, B.A. (McGill University)
Interests: Youth at risk, ethnic identity development
Lynda's research
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Research Assistants

Vanessa Babineau, B.A., Concordia University
Interests: Autism, atypical development, attention and perception
Vanessa's research
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Danielle Colby
Interests: autism spectrum disorder, developmental disabilities
Danielle's research
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James Elliott B.Sc. (Hons) - University of Hull, United Kingdom
Interests: Developmental Delays, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Face Processing
James' research
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Tania Fernades
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Emily Foxen-Craft
Interests: cognitive development, visual processing and attention, motivation.
Emily's research
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Sally Lin
Interests: medical anthropology, risk and resilience in First Nations populations, sociocultural factors and mental health
Sally's research
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Talia Nadler
Interests: learning disabilities
Talia's research
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Johanna Querengesser
Interests: learning disabilities
Johanna's research
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Richard Ullman
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Stephanie Rishikof
Interests: autism spectrum disorder, early diagnosis, visual filtering
Stephanie's research
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Melissa Szalgyi
Interests: cognitive development, sports psychology-motivation and decision making
Melissa's research

Shumirai Wamambo, B.Comm. (Concordia University)
Interests: autism, Down syndrome, interpersonal relationships, aboriginal and immigrant youth
Shumirai's research
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Yasha Wolfman
Interests: autism spectrum disorder, First Nations
Yasha's research
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MYST Alumni

Andrew Bennett, Ph. D., Psychologist, Lester B. Pearson School Board, Montréal, Canada

Aron Blidner, Ph. D., Psychologist, Cohasset Public Schools, MA, USA

Anna Bonnel, Ph. D., Psychologist, Montréal, Canada, Hôpital Rivière-des-Prairies, Montréal, Canada

Tara Flanagan, Ph. D., Assistant Professor, McGill University, Montréal, Canada

Grace Iarocci, Ph. D., Assistant Professor, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC

Shari Joseph, Ph. D., Miriam Home & Services, Montréal, Canada

Cheryl Klaiman, Ph. D., Lucile Packard Children's Hospital; Yale University, California

Oriane Landry, Ph. D., Assistant Professor, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia , Canada

Anna Matejka-Grivas, Ph. D., Lecturer, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Luigi Pasto, Ph. D., Professor, John Abbott College, Montréal, Canada

Terry Peled, Ph. D.

Mafalda Porporino, Ph. D., Psychologist, Montréal Children's Hospital, Montréal, Canada

Beth Randolph, Ph. D., Psychologist, McGill University, Montréal, Canada

Rhoda Root, Ph. D., Centre readaptation de l'ouest Montréal, Montréal, Canada

Natalie Russo, Ph. D., Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Albert Einstein School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

Catherine Zygmuntowicz, Ph. D., Psychologist, Montréal Children's Hospital, Montréal, Canada