Dr. Nancy Heath appears on CTV News at Noon
Dr. Nancy Heath, Full Professor and James McGill Professor, spoke with Mutsumi Takahashi on CTV News at noon on April 6, 2010 on how to regain mental balance. Professor Heath discusses the role of mindfulness as a powerful approach to reduce stress and regulate emotions in everyday life.
Dr. Steven Shaw, Assistant Professor in Educational and Counselling Psychology has recently released three books he co-edited with Dr. Paul McCabe, Associate Professor at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York. The books are entitled Genetic and Acquired; Disorders; Pediatric Disorders and Psychiatric Disorders with each book drawing from the most current research.
Several McGill students contributed to the books, including Jennifer Bruce, Tiffany Chiu, Tamara Dawkins, Sarah Glaser, Khing Lin, Tia Ouimet, Sara Quirke and Shohreh Rezazadeh.
These books feature case studies, strategies for educators, discussion questions, glossaries and handouts and will serve as an important reference for educators, school psychologists, counsellors and administrators.