Audrey-Ann Deneault

Audrey-Ann Deneault

Pronouns: she/her/elle


Associate Member Hotchkiss Brain Institute

Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Mathison Centre for Mental Health Research and Education

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Educational Background

BSc Honours Psychology, University of Ottawa, 2015

PhD Psychology, University of Ottawa, 2021

Postdoctoral Fellowship Psychology, University of Calgary, 2023


Dr. Audrey-Ann Deneault, an Assistant Professor in Social Psychology at the Université de Montréal, leads the RISE Lab. She earned her PhD in Psychology from the University of Ottawa, followed by a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Calgary. Her research focuses on the impact of social relationships and societal pressures on well-being and mental health. With a particular interest in family dynamics, Dr. Deneault explores how these foundational relationships influence mental health. Additionally, she investigates the effects of significant societal challenges, such as climate change, on mental health.