Basic information


Jala Rizeq

Membership status

Program member

Research interests

trauma, clinical, clinical developmental and social personality.

Research experience

-Research assistant (voluntary) from january 2012-present also currently starting my own independent study 2012/2013
at Dr. C. Douglas McCann’s Social Cognition & Psychopathology Lab, York University.

-Research assistant (voluntary) from December 2012-present
at Dr. Maggie Toplak's Lab, York University.

-Assistant Coordinator for the CARE project from December 2012-present
at Dr. Robert Muller's Lab, York University.

Skill and resources


-Extensive experience with children from unprivileged areas and abused children in temporary shelters.

-Intensive training in telephone counselling

-Experience in telephone counselling; held the position of a counsellor from may 2012-late july2012 (children's helpline "110 for families and children" under the child safety program/ jordan river foundation)

-Extensive experience with youth; held the position of superviser/leader as i was responsible for supervising adolescent volunteers in the youth annual summer program "Towards an Empowered Generation" summer 2011 and summer 2012.

– Statistical Package for Social Sciences (SPSS)

-Access to Queen Rania Family and Child Centre, Jordan River Foundation.

-Proficiency in windows 7, vista, XP, 2000 and Macintosh OS operating systems
-Microsoft office 97,2000,XP, 2003, 2007 (word, excel, Powerpoint, outlook)