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DAIR team graduate Jessica Mettler awarded Governor General's Gold Medal

DAIR team graduate Dr. Jessica Mettler (PhD '23) was awarded both the Governor General's Gold Medal as well as the McGill Alumni Association Graduate Award ...

About Dr. Nancy Heath

Dr. Heath is a Distinguished James McGill Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology at McGill University and Director of the DAIR research team.

Research Focus

Our research team is committed to conducting both applied and basic research addressing issues of mental health resilience in elementary, secondary, and post-secondary educational settings.

About the DAIR Team

More than 90 graduate students and numerous undergraduates have participated in the DAIR research team in the last 25 years. The team collaborates with researchers across Canada and internationally.


McGill University is on land which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. We acknowledge and thank the diverse Indigenous peoples whose presence marks this territory on which peoples of the world now gather.

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