Kristene Cheung


  • Accepting Students: No
  • Research Category: Brain, Behaviour, and Development


Current Positions

Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Health Psychology
Investigator, Children's Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba


PhD (Clinical Psychology), University of Manitoba
MA (Clinical Psychology), University of Manitoba
BA Honours (Psychology), University of Manitoba

Research Focus

My current research focuses on children and adolescents with prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) and FASD. I am interested in examining the assessment results of children and adolescents who are seen by the multi-disciplinary diagnostic assessment team at the MB FASD Centre, as well as understanding the experiences of caregivers of children with PAE.

Research Interests

- Prenatal alcohol exposure
- Paternal depression
- Family functioning
- Parenting
- Childhood adversity
- Child and adolescent psychopathology