Lab Alumni

 Ph.D. Students

Michelle A. Fardella (nee Viecili)

Dr. Michelle A. Fardella (nee Viecili)

Completed her Ph.D. degree in Clinical-Developmental Psychology with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in August 2016. Michelle is currently practicing at the Dufferin Peel Catholic District School Board and Boomerang Health (Powered by Sick Kids) and provides workshops and talks on ASD and sexual health and relationships. She can be contacted via email at  michelleviecili@gmail.com.

Dr. Jennifer MacMullin

Dr. Jennifer MacMullin

Completed her Ph.D. degree in Clinical-Developmental Psychology with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in August 2017. Jennifer is currently practising with the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority's Clinical Health Psychology Program in Winnipeg, Manitoba, providing assessment, treatment, and consultation services for a wide range of clinical concerns. She can be contacted via email at  jen.macmullin@gmail.com.

Dr. Ami Tint

Dr. Ami Tint

Completed her Ph.D. degree in Clinical-Developmental Psychology with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in June 2018. Ami is currently completing her post-doctoral fellowship at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and she is a fellow in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. She can be contacted via email at  Ami.Tint@camh.ca.

Stephanie Fung

Dr. Stephanie Ryan (nee Fung)

Completed her Ph.D. degree in Clinical-Developmental Psychology with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in June 2018. She is currently a Psychologist (Candidate Register) in Community Mental Health at the IWK Health Centre. She can be contacted via email at Stephanie.Ryan@iwk.nshealth.ca.

Suzanne Robinson

Dr. Suzanne Robinson

Completed her Ph.D. degree in Clinical-Developmental Psychology with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in June 2019. She is currently a Clinical Psychologist (Supervised Practice) at the Roncesvalles Psychology Clinic. She can be contacted via email at suzannemarierobinson@gmail.com.

Post-doctoral Fellows

Dr. Kendra Thomson

Dr. Kendra Thomson

Completed her post-doctoral fellowship with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in September 2015. Kendra is currently an Associate Professor in the Centre for Applied Disability Studies at Brock University. She can be contacted via email at kthomson@brocku.ca.

Dr. Priscilla Burnham Riosa

Dr. Priscilla Burnham Riosa

Completed her post-doctoral fellowship with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in August 2016. Priscilla is currently an Assistant Professor in the Centre for Applied Disability Studies at Brock University. She can be contacted via email at pburnhamriosa@brocku.ca.

Dr. Sandra Salem

Completed her post-doctoral fellowship with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in November 2017. Sandra is currently an Assistant Professor at George Brown College. She can be contacted via email at Sandra.Salem-Guirgis@georgebrown.ca

Dr. Jonathan Lai

Completed his post-doctoral fellowship with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in June 2017. Jonathan is currently the Director of Strategy and Operations at the Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorders Alliance (CASDA). He can be contacted via email at jlai@casda.ca.

Dr. Johanna Lake

Completed her post-doctoral fellowship with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in August 2018. Johanna is currently a Clinician Scientist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. She can be contacted via email at Johanna.Lake@camh.ca.

Dr. Diana Tajik-Parvinchi

Dr. Diana Tajik-Parvinchi

Completed her post-doctoral fellowship with Dr. Jonathan Weiss in November 2019. Diana is currently a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the School of Rehabilitation Science at McMaster University. She can be contacted via email at parvind@mcmaster.ca.

Undergraduate Students

  • Allen Vorobeichik (Honours Thesis)
  • Anna Gorina (Honours Thesis)
  • Aranda Wingsiong (Honours Thesis)
  • Ayala Rubin (Honours Thesis)
  • Daniela Denoso (Honours Thesis)
  • Eguenia Ignatova (Honours Thesis)
  • Gemma Cruz (Honours Thesis)
  • Jennifer Ip (Volunteer)
  • Jennifer Lyons (Honours Thesis)
  • Julia Martini (Honours Thesis)
  • Kevin Acuna (Honours Thesis)
  • Mandana Montazeri (Honours Thesis)
  • Nicole Arnold (Honours Thesis)
  • Patricia Azarkham (Honours Thesis)
  • Sarah Yong (Independent Study)
  • Sevan Garip (Independent Study)
  • Victoria Stables (Honours Thesis)
  • Yara Odeh (Honours Thesis)

Research Assistants

  • Alexandra Boydell
  • Andrew Goodwin
  • Emily Guertin
  • Jordan Cleland
  • Kayla Halberstadt
  • Lei Han
  • Maria Khan (Independent Study & Research Assistant)
  • Mishelle Kaplan
  • Mira Goldstein (Honours Thesis & Research Assistant)
  • Neil Walker
  • Rachel Grant
  • Rebecca Shine

Lab Coordinators

  • Carly Albaum
  • Casey Fulford
  • Lisa Chan

 

*If you were a previous student of Dr. Jonathan Weiss and are not above, please contact Paula Tablon, Lab Coordinator at tablonp@yorku.ca to be added to our list of alumni.