Professor Normand received his undergraduate degree at the Université du Québec à Montréal (offered at UQO) in 2005. He obtained his Ph.D. in clinical psychology at the University of Ottawa in 2011 under his thesis supervisor Dr. Barry H. Schneider, an expert in developmental psychopathology and peer relationships in childhood. He completed his residency in paediatric psychology in 2011 at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto. He specialized in research on the conceptual issues and the cognitive underpinnings associated with ADHD under the supervision of Dr. Rosemary Tannock, Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto and Senior Scientist in the Neurosciences and Mental Health Research Program at the Research Institute of the Hospital for Sick Children.
Professor Normand began his career at the Université du Québec en Outaouais in September 2011. Dr. Normand has authored many peer‑reviewed articles that have been published in highly reputable journals. He also frequently presents his work at international conferences on child development and youth mental health. Professor Normand teaches the following courses: Baccalaureate in Psychology (Developmental Psychology, Health Psychology), Masters in Psychoeducation (Family Interventions), Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (Psychological Assessment; Family Therapy; Practicum in Assessment and Intervention with Children, Adolescents and Families). He is a member of UQO PhD in Experimental Psychology Program Development Committee. He is an ad hoc reviewer for different grant agencies (e.g., Canadian Institutes of Health Research, CIHR; Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, SSHRC) and scientific journals (e.g., Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology (IF=3.481), Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (IF=3.312), Plos One (IF=3.234), and Psychological Assessment (IF=2.751)). Dr. Normand is a member of the Canadian ADHD Research Network and will co-chair (with Maria Rogers, University of Ottawa) the third annual research day of the Canadian ADHD Research Network in Ottawa in October 2016.
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