Home / Amber Emery, MA

Amber Emery

Amber Emery, MA

  • Program: School/Applied Child Psychology
  • Research Interests: intrinsic need satisfaction, balance, child and adolescent depression, non-suicidal self-injury
  • E-mail address: amber.emery@mail.mcgill.ca

Awards

  • 2012-2015 – Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Doctoral Scholarship (SSHRC, $35,000/year; Held)
  • 2012 – Graduate Research Enhancement and Travel Award ($200)
  • 2012 – McGill Graduate Excellence Fellowship ($4000)
  • 2011 – McGill University EGSS Travel Award ($200)
  • 2010 – McGill Entrance Scholarship ($4000)
  • 2009-2010 – Graduate Fellowship, University of Victoria ($13,500)
  • 2008-2009 – Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Master’s Scholarship (SSHRC, $17,500; Held)
  • 2008-2009 – Graduate Award, University of Victoria ($5,000)
  • 2008-2009 – President’s Research Scholarship, University of Victoria ($4,000)
  • 2008 – CPA Certificate of Academic Excellence, Mount Allison University

Publications

Wasylkiw, L, Emms, A. A., Meuse, R., & Poirier, K. F. (2009). Are all models created equal? A content analysis of women in advertisements of fitness versus fashion magazines. Body Image, 6, 137-140.

Conferences

Noble, R. N., Shapiro, A., Emery, A., Gholamrezaei, M., Duggan, J. M., Baxter, A. L., & Beettam, E. (2012, July). New e-mental health initiatives by new school psychologists. In N. L. Heath (Chair),School psychologists and e-mental health: Virtual peaks and pitfalls. Symposium presented at the annual International School Psychology Association conference, Montreal, QC.

Emery, A. A. (June 2012). New- millennium media and non-suicidal self-injury: Implications for mental health professionals. Symposium presented at the Canadian Psychological Association, CPA, Halifax, NS

Emery, A. A., Toste, J. R., Heath, N. L., & Joly, M. (June 2012). New Insights: A Developmental Approach to Self-Determination Theory. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Psychological Association, Halifax, NS.

Gholamrezaei, M., Emery, A. A., Baxter, A. L., Joly, M., & Heath, N. L. (June 2012). Prevalence of Non-Suicidal Self-Injury: It’s All in How You Ask the Question. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Psychological Association, Halifax, NS.

Emms, A. A., Toste, J. R., & Heath, N. L. (2011, November). The balance of intrinsic need satisfaction across contexts as a predictor of depressive symptoms in children and adolescents.Poster session accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies, Toronto, ON.

Hanania, J., Emms, A. A., Noble, R. N., Toste, J.R., & Heath, N. L. (2011, June). Prevalence of Non-suicidal self-injury among adolescents in Amman, Jordan. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury, ISSS, New York, NY.

Emms, A. A., Wasylkiw, L., & Poirier, K. F. (2009, June). Neurotics at risk: Individual differences in vulnerability to the cultural body ideal. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Psychological Association, Montreal, QC.

Wasylkiw, L., Emms, A. A., Meuse, R., & Poirier, K.F. (2009, February). Are all models created equal? A content-analysis of women in advertisements of fitness and fashion magazines. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, Tampa Bay, FL.

Wasylkiw, L., Poirier, K. F., Emms, A. A., MacKinnon, A. L., Smith, S. A., & Currie, M. A. (2010, February). What does the perfect woman look like? Women’s perceptions of the ideal. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, Las Vegas, NV.

 
 

Share This