News

  • Upcoming Presentation at the Western Canadian Conference on Undergraduate Research & Psychology (CURP)
    The Department of Psychology at UBC Okanagan will be hosting the first Western Canadian Conference on Undergraduate Research and Psychology this month and several lab members will be presenting. Alyssa Truong will be presenting a poster on her work building on her Honours thesis. Her presentation, Associations Between Loneliness and Positive Remote Interactions: An Analysis […]
  • Funding awarded from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
    In Fall 2021, Dr. Lougheed, together with co-investigator Dr. Nancy Sin, was awarded an Insight Development Grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. These funds will allow us to conduct a study called Daily Conflicts in Parent-Adolescent Dyads: Associations with Parent and Adolescent Development.
  • Upcoming presentations at conferences (Spring, 2022)
    Members of the Emotion Dynamics Lab will be presenting at two conferences this Spring: Gizem Keskin will be presenting a talk entitled The up-regulation of maternal and adolescent positive affect during conflicts at the Society for Research on Adolescence biennial meeting (March, 2022). Sean Morgan will be presenting a poster entitled Linking interpersonal emotion dynamics […]
  • Funding awarded from the Canada Foundation for Innovation
    We are pleased to share that Dr. Lougheed was among those awarded funding for research infrastructure from the Canada Foundation for Innovation John R. Evans Leaders Fund. These funds will be used to set up our behavioural observation lab!
  • New conference presentation (Society for Affective Science annual meeting)
    Dr. Lougheed presented at the Society for Affective Science annual meeting in April 2021. You can find her presentation, called “Emotion dynamics in parent-adolescent dyads”, here.
  • New presentation– Parent-adolescent emotion dynamics: Associations with mental health
    Dr. Lougheed presented a webinar entitled “Parent-adolescent emotion dynamics: Associations with mental health” via the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention as part of the Canadian Mental Health Association’s Mental Health Week. You can view this webinar here.
  • Showing virtual love on Valentine’s Day
    Dr. Lougheed shared some tips for maintaining relationships on Valentine’s Day during the pandemic.
  • Navigating family dynamics around the holidays
    Dr. Lougheed recently had two discussions about navigating family dynamics around the holidays, including how to manage any conflicts that may arise. Check out this article in Prevention.com, and Episode 25 of the But Really, How Are You? podcast. References Kleinhaus, C. (November 28, 2020). Family dynamics with Dr. Jessica Lougheed. Episode 25 of the But […]