International Attachment Conference (IAC) 2019

  The next International Attachment Conference (IAC) will take place from Thursday, July 18 to Saturday, July 20 2019 in Vancouver, Canada. IAC is hosted by the Society for Emotion and Attachment Studies (SEAS). More information to come.   www.internationalattachmentconference.com www.seasinternational.org  

Dr. Marlene Moretti will present a Section Keynote Address at the 29th Annual International Congress of Applied Psychology

Dr. Marlene Moretti is presenting a section invited keynote address at the 29th Annual International Congress of Applied Psychology (ICAP) taking place June 26-30th in Montreal, Canada. Please see below for the presentation abstract:   Author: Dr. Marlene Moretti Keynote Address: From Research to Practice: Attachment, Trauma and Intervention Abstract: The fundamental importance …

AHL’s Stephanie Craig, Ph.D., and Rajan Hayre, B.A. (hons) Graduate!

  Congratulations to Stephanie G. Craig and Rayan Hayre who are graduating from Simon Fraser University on October 5th, 2017, earning a Ph.D. and B.A. (hons), respectively. Please see below for Dr. Craig’s dissertation abstract! Abstract Background: Research on youth with callous-unemotional features (CU features; e.g., lack of empathy) has …

AHL’s Tania Bartolo, PhD and Mari Del Casal, BA Graduate!

Tania Bartolo and Mari del Casal have graduated from Simon Fraser University, earning a PhD and BA, respectively. Please see below for Dr. Bartolo’s dissertation abstract! Developmental antecedents of sadness and anger rumination: Examining the roles of attachment and affect regulation The role of rumination in the development and maintenance …

Dr. Patti Ranahan will be presenting at the Quebec Committee for Youth with Behavioural Difficulties (CQJDC) Conference in April 2018

Dr. Patti Ranahan will be presenting at the 7th Biennial Conference of the Quebec Committee for Youth with Behavioural Difficulties (CQJDC) this upcoming April, 2018. Please see below for the presentation abstract: Authors: Ranahan, Patti, Concordia University, Canada N. Auclair, A. Polisois-Keating , M. Moretti Title: Enhancing attachment security in parent-youth relationships: The …

Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health lists Connect in their Evidence In-Sight report

The Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health has listed The Connect Parent Group under their “Evidence In-Sight: Attachment based therapy for children, youth and families (ages 6-18)” report. The Evidence In-Sight report covers existing, evidence-informed interventions targeting parents of adolescents that focus on attachment principles. To …

AHL presents at the Maples Research Day

The Adolescent Health Lab presented research at the Maples Adolescent Treatment Centre. Click the links to view the posters presented! Bartolo, T., & Moretti, M. M. (2011). Rejection sensitivity and aggression in adolescence: Examining the role of anger rumination. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research …