Release of the Graduate Student Mental Health Report

Posted on Friday, February 28, 2020

Photo of the Ad Hoc Mental Health Working Group composed Marie-Pierre Daigle, Marie-Pier Vandette, Shawn Sanders and Tim Aubry, PhD

The Ad Hoc Mental Health Working Group, comprised of Marie-Pierre Daigle, Marie-Pier Vandette, Shawn Sanders, and Tim Aubry, PhD, is pleased to announce the release of its final report. The report presents the results and recommendations from the needs assessment of mental health services available to graduate students in psychology at the University of Ottawa.

In response to the findings in the report, the Mental Health Working Group announced the creation of an Implementation Committee in the School of Psychology tasked with  implementing the report`s recommendations.

The Mental Health Working Group thanks the Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services, School of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, and the Hudson`s Bay Company for their valuable support of the project.

Read the report’s executive summary or read the assessment report.

*Please note that the executive summary includes the recommendations made to the Faculty of Social Sciences only. An exhaustive list of recommendations, including those made to the School of Psychology, can be found in the report.

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