Faculty & School/Dept.
Faculty of Health - Department of Psychology
Trent University, University of Waterloo (Hons. BA), University of Western Ontario (MA, PHD), Ohio State Univerisity (Post-Doctoral Fellowship, U.S.Department of the Navy - Department of Defence). Graduate Courses Taught - Social/Personality Area (Social Cognition, The Social Self, Foundations of Personality and Social Psychology), Developmental Science (Social-Emotional Development), Clinical Psychology (Foundations of Clinical Psychology). Undergraduate Courses Taught - Psychology of Depression, Social Psychology, Personality Psychology, Introductory Psychology.
McCann, D., Weiten, W., & Matheson, D. (2022). Psychology: Themes and Variations (6th Cdn. Edition). Toronto: Cengage.
McCann, D., & Endler, N.S. (Eds.) (1990). Depression: New Directions in Theory, Research, and Practice. Toronto: Wall & Thompson.
Peer Reviewed Journal Articles:
Rizeq, J., & McCann, D. (in press). The cognitive, emotional and behavioral sequelae of trauma exposure: An integrative approach to examining trauma’s effect. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy.
Rizeq, J., & McCann, D. (2019). Trauma and affective forecasting: The mediating effect of emotion dysregulation on predictions of negative affect. Personality and Individual Differences, 147(1), 172-176.
Young, R.E., Goldberg, J.O., Struthers, C.W., McCann, D., & Phills, C.E. (2019). The subtle side of stigma: Understanding and reducing mental illness stigma from a contemporary prejudice perspective. Journal of Social Issues. 75(3), 943–971. https://doi.org/10.1111/josi.12343
Rizeq, J., Flora, D. & McCann, D. (2018). Construct Validation of the Trauma Symptom Checklist-40 Total and Subscale Scores. Assessment, 27(5):107319111879104. DOI:10.1177/1073191118791042
Faulty of Arts Teaching Award
Department of Psychology Teaching Award
Currently available to supervise graduate students: No
Currently taking on work-study students, Graduate Assistants or Volunteers: No
Available to supervise undergraduate thesis projects: No
Dr. McCann is interested social cognition, psychopathology, and behavioural economics. Current projects are directed at: complex trauma, behavioural economics and the law, affective forecasting, social-cognitive processes in depression and anxiety, .