Posts Tagged: psychology

New child and youth clinic in London fills big gap in mental health services for kids

October 24, 2017

The new Child and Youth Development Clinic at Western University is hoping to brighten the picture for area kids and their families who need mental health services. The only interdisciplinary…

New Western neuroscience study shows how we learn from watching others

April 21, 2016

A new study from Western University shows that the parts of our brain that provide us with our sense of touch are activated when we watch someone else learn a…

Science of “being human” explored in upcoming Western Psychology lecture series

April 8, 2015

Researchers from Western University’s renowned Department of Psychology will present free public lectures over the next four weeks, each exploring a specific aspect of “being human” as it relates to…

Dr. Mary Wright’s legacy to continue with community-based research initiative

January 30, 2015

The legacy of renowned child psychologist and early education pioneer Dr. Mary Wright will begin a new chapter next year. A lifelong advocate for children’s welfare, the late Dr. Wright…