PLAN Lab Graduate Students

Kaylee Misener, B.A., M.A.

Kaylee is a PhD candidate in the Clinical Psychology program at the University of British Columbia Okanagan (UBCO) supervised by Dr. Maya Libben. Kaylee has conducted research in the area of eating disorders and body image for several years, culminating in her developing and teaching a third-year course on the psychology of body image…
 

 

Jennifer Upshaw, B.Sc., M.A.

Jen is in the final year of her Ph.D. in the Clinical Psychology program at UBCO and will be headed out on residency for the 2021-2022 year. She completed her undergraduate Honours degree at UBCO where she investigated the relative costs and benefits of brain hemisphere lateralization with changes in task complexity…
 
 

AmanÉ Halicki-Asakawa, B.A.

Amané is a first-year M.A. student in the Clinical Psychology program at the University of British Columbia-Okanagan, supervised by Dr. Maya Libben. Her undergraduate thesis, completed at McGill University, examined the effects of voluntary emotion regulation on the postauricular reflex …

Christopher Nelson, B.Sc., B.A., M.A.

Christopher is a first-year M.A. student in the Clinical Psychology program at the University of British Columbia Okanagan supervised by Dr. Maya Libben and Dr. Zachary Walsh. His undergraduate research completed at the University of Florida investigated the relationship between collective effervescence and musical experience…

Jason Scott, B.Sc.

Jason is a first-year Masters’s student in the Clinical Psychology program at the University of British Columbia Okanagan (UBCO) co-supervised by Dr. Maya Libben and Dr. Jamie Piercy. Jason’s primary area of focus is in neuropsychology, where he has conducted research on topics involving episodic memory and executive functioning …

PLAN Lab Graduate Alumni

Dr. Damian Leitner, B.Sc., M.A., Ph.D.

Damian is a fifth year clinical psychology student, currently working on his Ph.D. with Drs. Maya Libben and Harry Miller. He completed his M.A. in Clinical Psychology at UBC Okanagan. His master’s thesis examined the relationship between neuropsychological test performance and functional outcome of stroke inpatients at Kelowna General Hospital…