Laboratory for Social-Emotional Development and Intervention

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Tina Malti is the founding director of the Laboratory for Social-Emotional Development and Intervention at the University of Toronto.

 

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Tina Malti, Ph.D., C.Psych.

Tina Malti

Principal Investigator

Team

Dr. Melis Yavuz-Muren
Dr. Tyler Colasante
Dr. Melis Yavuz-Muren

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Dr. Tyler Colasante

Managing Director, Research

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Dr. Nishat Fatima

Clinical Associate

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Dr. Melis Yavuz-Muren

Post-Doctoral Fellow

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Sebastian P. Dys
Dr. Joanne Filippelli
Dr. Ruth Speidel

Dr. Sebastian P. Dys

Post-Doctoral Fellow

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Dr. Joanne Filippelli

Post-Doctoral Fellow

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Dr. Ruth Speidel

Post-Doctoral Fellow

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Erinn Acland
Emma Galarneau
Stephanie Buono

Erinn Acland

PhD Candidate

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Emma Galarneau

PhD Student

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Stephanie Buono

Visiting PhD Student

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Chanel Tsang
Gresha Shah
Sibthain K.

Chanel Tsang

Administrative Assistant

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Gresha Shah

Lab Coordinator

 

Sibthain K.

Lab IT technician

 

Ayman Sattar
Alyssa Bottoni
Sarah Rashid

Ayman Sattar

Administrative Assistant

 

Alyssa Bottoni

Research Assistant

 

Sarah Rashid

Research Assistant

 

Noelly Bonilla
Shahdah Mahhouk
Mishika Mehrotra

Noelly Bonilla

Research Assistant

 

Shahdah Mahhouk

Research Assistant

 

Mishika Mehrotra

Research Assistant

 

Nicole Sell
Maarya Abdulkarim
Danielle Mitrevski

Nicole Sell

Research Assistant

 

Maarya Abdulkarim

Research Assistant

 

Danielle Mitrevski

Research Assistant

 

Teresa Sellitto
Jose Chacon
Danah Elsayed

Teresa Sellitto

Research Assistant

 

Jose Chacon

Research Assistant

 

Danah Elsayed

Research Assistant

 

Shahd Fulath-Khan
Gursheel Dhami
Gabriella Selestiyanta

Shahd Fulath-Khan

Research Assistant

 

Gursheel Dhami

Research Assistant

 

Gabriella Selestiyanta

Research Assistant

 

Gizem Vatansever
Nirma Jbara
Emma Bognar

Gizem Vatansever

Research Assistant

 

Nirma Jbara

Research Assistant

 

Emma Bognar

Research Assistant

 

Laura Cauchi
Elena Temelkova
Salwa Yaghi

Laura Cauchi

Research Assistant

 

Elena Temelkova

Research Assistant

 

Salwa Yaghi

ROP student

 

Salma Abdalla
Salma Abdalla
Briana Medeiros

Salma Abdalla

ROP Student

 

Savera Zahid

ROP Student

 

Briana Medeiros

ROP Student

 

Zainab Haseeb

Zainab Haseeb

ROP Student

 

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Professor Kenneth A. Dodge (2016–present)

William McDougall Professor of Public Policy Studies

Sanford School of Public Policy

Department of Psychology & Neuroscience

Duke University

 

Professor Harriet MacMillan (2016–present)

Chedoke Health Chair in Child Psychiatry, Associate Co-Chair, Research,

Department of Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences and Pediatrics

McMaster University

Member, Offord Centre for Child Studies, McMaster Children’s Hospital

 

Professor Melanie Killen (2016–present)

Professor of Human Development and Quantitative Methodology

Associate Director, Center for Children, Relationships and Culture

Department of Human Development and Quantitative Methodology

University of Maryland

 

Professor Robert John Flynn (2016–present)

Professor Emeritus and Director

School of Psychology and Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services

University of Ottawa

 

Professor Peter Donnelly (2016–2020)

President and CEO

Public Health Ontario

Dalla Lana School of Public Health

University of Toronto

 

Professor Barbara Fallon (2016–2020)

Associate Professor; Factor-Inwentash Chair in Child Welfare

Associate Dean, Research, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work

University of Toronto

 

 

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Post-Doctoral Fellows (Selection)

 

Keng-Hie Song (2019-2020)

Assistant Professor, Department of Counseling Psychology, Woosuk University, Jin-cheon, South Korea

 

Joanna Peplak (2013-2020) →

Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Psychological Science, School of Social Ecology, University of California, Irvine

 

Linlin Zhang (2017-2019)

Assistant Professor, School of Psychology, Capital Normal University, Beijing, China

 

Ju-Hyun Song (2016-2018) →

Assistant Professor, Division of Human Development, California State University, USA

 

Antonio Zuffiano (2014-2015)

Professor, Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy

 

Lixian Cui (2013-2015) →

Assistant Professor, Institute for Social Development, New York University Shanghai, China

 

Ella Daniel (2012-2013) →

Assistant Professor, School of Education, Tel-Aviv University, Israel

 

Margit Averdijk (2011-2014; co-supervisor) →

Research Associate,  Jacobs Center for Productive Youth Development,  Zurich, Switzerland

 

 

Ph.D. Advisees (Selection)

 

Joanna Peplak (2013-2020)

Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Psychological Science, School of Social Ecology, University of California, Irvine

 

Maria Paula Chaparro (2015; co-supervision)

Clinical Psychologist, Toronto

 

Annekatrin Steinhoff (2014; co-supervision)

Postdoctoral Student, University of Zurich

 

Hyunji Kim (2013; co-supervision)

Postdoctoral Student, York University

 

Christine Nguyen (2013; co-supervision)

Ph.D. Student, University of Toronto

 

 

Master’s Thesis Advisees (Selection)

 

Sebastian Dys (2013)

Ph.D. Student, University of Toronto

 

Sophia Ongley (2012)

Teacher, Vancouver, Canada

 

Sarah Kuenzler (2011)

School Psychologist, Switzerland

 

Corsin Caglia (2011)

Clinical Psychologist, Switzerland

 

Anai Fernandez (2010)

School Psychologist, Switzerland

 

 

Undergraduate Students (Selection; more than 200 students supervised at UofT since 2010)

 

Catherine Tessier (2018)

MSW, University of Michigan

 

Samantha Rundle (2018)

M.A. in Experimental Psychology, University of Toronto

 

Mahrukh Zahid (2018)

MPH in Health Care Management, Yale University

 

Tehreem Mehmood (2018)

MSc. in Couple and Family Therapy, Guelph University

 

Danah Elsayed (2018)

MSc. in Family Relations and Human Development, Guelph University

 

David Boshra (2018)

M.T, University of Toronto (OISE)

 

Ayah Ellithy (2017)

M.A. Student, Counselling Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Toronto

 

Belinda Tanuwijaya (2017)

M.A. Student, Child Study and Human Development, Tufts University, Boston

 

Iren Karki (2017)

M.A. Student, Counselling Psychology, Adler School of Professional Psychology, Vancouver

 

Anisha Aery (2017)

M.A. Student, Counselling Psychology, Adler School of Professional Psychology, Vancouver

 

Martin Atanasovski (2012)

M.A. Student, Counselling Psychology, Yorkville University, New Brunswick

 

Cristina Martan (2016)

M.Ed. Student, University of Toronto (OISE)

 

Shabana Omar (2015)

M.A. Student, Counselling Psychology, Adler School of Professional Psychology, Vancouver

 

Elizabeth Clancy (2015)

M.A. Student, Psychology & Neurology, Guelph University

 

Jessica Chuang (2015)

M.A. Student, Occupational Therapy, Western University

 

Chrystal Colquhoun (2014)

M.A. Student, Teaching, Learning, and Development, Brock University

 

Alyssa Saiphoo (2014)

M.A. Student, Social Psychology, Ryerson University

 

Michal Bak (2013)

Ph.D. Student, Developmental Psychology, Western University

 

Michelle Rodrigues (2013)

M.A. Student, School and Clinical Child Psychology, University of Toronto (OISE)

 

Matthew Medeiros (2013)

Ph.D. Student, Anthropology, University of Toronto

 

Nisreen Khambati (2013)

M.A. Student, Developmental Psychology and Clinical Practice, Anne Freud Centre, London, UK

 

Isabella Schwyzer (2013)

M.A. Student, University of Zurich

 

Navneet Hundal (2013)

M.A. Student, Education, York University

 

Behzad Eshghi (2013)

Ph.D. Student, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

 

Nick Hobson (2012)

Ph.D. Student, University of Toronto, Scarborough

 

Bushra Bayan (2013)

M.A. Student, Occupational Therapy, Queen’s University

 

Amani Saleh (2011)

Ph.D. Student, City University, London

 

Leyla Javam (2011)

Ph.D. Student, University of Toronto (OISE)

 

 

 

Visiting Scholars

 

Professors

 

Kristina McDonald (2020)

University of Alabama, USA

 

Mari Hasegawa (2018, 2019)

Yokohama City University, Japan

 

Luciano Gasser (2015)

University of Teacher Education, Lucerne, Switzerland

 

Andreas Beelmann (2014)

Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

 

Michaela Gummerum (2013)

University of Plymouth, UK

 

Dagmar Strohmeier (2013, 2020)

University of Applied Sciences, Linz, Austria

 

Monika Keller (2011)

Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany

 

 

 

Postdoctoral Researchers

 

Stefania Sette (2015)

University of Rome, Italy

 

Milena Marzano (2012)

University of Bari, Italy

 

 

 

Graduate Students

 

Francesco Belli (2020)

University of the Sacred Heart, Milan, Italy

 

Beatrice Bobba (2019)

University of the Sacred Heart, Milan, Italy

 

Shazza Ali (2018)

University of Kent, UK

 

Anouk van Dijk (2015-2016)

Utrecht University, The Netherlands

 

Jeannine Gruetter (2014-2015)

University of Zurich, Switzerland

 

Marieke de Bruine (2014-2015)

University of Leiden, The Netherlands

 

Marta Nola (2014)

University of Pavia, Italy

 

Dorinde Jansma (2014)

University of Groningen, The Netherlands

 

 

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