Tag Archives: violence

York Professor Debra Pepler honoured for her contributions to psychology

Bullying expert Debra Pepler, Distinguished Research Professor of psychology at York University, is the recipient of the 2015 Donald O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Contributors to Psychology as a Science from the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA). Pepler's research has changed the way we think about bullying, aggression and other forms of violence, especially among marginalized and […]

Talk looks at how black women cope in face of loss from gun violence

The trauma, stress and resiliency of black women who’ve lost a child to gun violence will be examined by Professor Annette Bailey of Ryerson University’s Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing at a session tomorrow of the Women's Health & Mental Wellbeing Speakers Series.  The talk, “Traumatic Stress, Social Support, Cognitive Appraisal and Resiliency Among Black […]