Adolescent Health Lab

Julia Vernon, M.A.

Doctoral Student


Julia earned her BA in Psychology and International Development Studies at McGill University in 2013. After graduation, she worked at the HIV Prevention Lab in the Department of Psychology at Ryerson University for five years, where she coordinated multiple research studies, including clinical trials evaluating individual and group-based motivational interviewing and cognitive behavioural therapy treatment protocols. Julia joined the Adolescent Health Lab in September 2018 as a Master’s student in the Clinical Psychology program. She looks forward to developing her clinical and research skills and contributing to the literature on adverse childhood experiences, internalizing symptoms, resilience, and attachment.