How does technology
influence human development & well-being?
The Mental Health in the Digital Age Lab is a research hub that explores how technology is impacting human development and well- being across the lifespan.
Research and community based projects focus on research to practice ideas for optimum well-being and learning. The lab is a collaboration of work from Faculty and graduate students in the Mental Health in the Digital Age course.
During this time of COVID-19 many of us are experiencing loss and change that is impacting our mental health. Therefore, The Mental Health in the Digital Age Lab will be hosting a series of webinars to help people during this unprecedented time of uncertainty and change. The webinars will run between May – June, 2020 on Thursday afternoons from 4-5 pm. They will be hosted by Dr. Jennifer Laffier, Assistant Professor with the Faculty of Education and Director of the Mental Health in the Digital Age Lab. Dr. Laffier is also a licensed therapist (Creative Arts and Trauma Certified) with 27 years experience in the therapeutic field.