RESEARCH GROUP ON PSYCHOSOCIAL MALADJUSTMENT IN CHILDREN AT MCGILL UNIVERSITY

The Groupe de Recherche sur l’Inadaptation Psychosociale chez l’Enfant is supported by the Fonds de Recherche du Québec – Société et Culture and is directed by Sylvana Côté.

It brings together over 60 researchers from several Quebec universities.

The McGill University division of the Groupe de Recherche sur l’Inadaptation Psychosociale chez l’Enfant includes 11 researchers and is directed by Marie-Claude Geoffroy.

THE RESEARCH PROGRAM
IS STRUCTURED
IN 3 AXES

  • Description, from pregnancy to early adulthood, of psychosocial and academic adjustment problems.
  • Analysis of the underlying mechanisms
  • The design and evaluation of interventions aimed at preventing their emergence or resolving their consequences.

RESEARCHERS USE A RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE THEY HAVE DEVELOPED OVER THE PAST 35 YEARS, WHICH TAKES 4 FORMS

  • Longitudinal, multi-source and intergenerational databases comprising thousands of children and families (i.e. our cohorts) followed over several decades.
  • A team of 6 people dedicated to database management and support for researchers and students
  • Student workspaces, observation rooms and websites
  • A knowledge transfer system that includes the Center of Excellence and the Encyclopedia on Early Childhood Development.

KATIA DUMONT

Director of Research at Papageno and GRIP McGill

RESEARCHERS
AFFILIATED WITH MCGILL

MARIE-CLAUDE GEOFFROY

PSYCHIATRY

MARCO LEYTON

PSYCHIATRY

TINA MONTREUIL

EDUCATIONAL AND COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY

KIERAN J. O'DONNELL

PSYCHIATRY

GUSTAVO TURECKI

PSYCHIATRY

DAVID VACHON

PSYCHIATRY

ANNA E.F. WEINBERG

PSYCHIATRY

CAROLINE TEMCHEFF

EDUCATIONAL AND COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY

MARIE-HÉLÈNE PENNESTRI

EDUCATIONAL AND COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY

VICTORIA TALWAR

PSYCHIATRY

MASSIMILIANO ORRI

PSYCHIATRY

EDUARDO CHACHAMOVICH

PSYCHIATRY

FABRICE JOLLANT

PSYCHIATRY

STEPHANIE JEAN LLOYD

PSYCHIATRY

MICHAEL MEANEY

PSYCHIATRY

JOHANNE RENAUD

PSYCHIATRY

STÉPHANE RICHARD-DEVANTOY

PSYCHIATRY

GUY ROULEAU

NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY, MEDICINE

MOSHE SZYF

PHARMACOLOGY AND THERAPEUTICS

SRIVIDYA NARAYANAN IYER

PSYCHIATRY

MARILYN AHUN

MEDECINE