Investigator

Leslie Roos

PhD

  • Accepting Students: Yes
  • Research Category: Clinical Psychology

Contact

Current Positions

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

Education

Clinical Residency (Child, Youth a Family), Centre for Addiction and Mental Health; PhD University of Oregon, BSc Honours, Brown University

Research Focus

Dr. Roos uses a translational neuroscience approach for developing targeted clinical programs that support the mental health and parenting needs of families affected by chronic stress. She is also a program development and evaluation consultant for agencies supporting child health and well-being.

Research Interests

- Prevention science
- Clinical psychology
- Program development
- Stress neurobiology
- Social support