2018 Schedule

Session 1:
Empathy and Law
Room 1002, Academic Centre
9:45 am – 11:15 am

Should Ontario amend the Family Law Act to incorporate court-ordered parent coordination?
– Siera Stampone

The crossover crisis: Understanding the link between child maltreatment and youth in conflict with the law
– Jacob Murray

Attitudes toward those who have offended sexually
– Sarah Wiley

Session 2:
Public Service Announcements
Room 1002, Academic Centre
11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Session 3:
Empathy and Marginalization
Room 1002, Academic Centre
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Empathy and altruism in surrogacy
– Katy Fulfer

fMRI studies of women with postpartum depression/anxiety: Towards a model of feminist science?
– Meghan Riley

Gender euphoria and its life-saving importance: An auto-ethnographical study
– Sam Tacit

Perceptions of self-efficacy and attitudes about sexuality among students in undergraduate human sexuality courses
– Eva Clark-Lepard

Symposium schedule

Symposium program


Mary Gordon will also be available for a book signing at 6:00 pm in the Atrium of the Academic Centre, St. Jerome’s University. Copies of her best-selling book, Roots of Empathy: Changing the World Child by Child, will be available for purchase for $17.00 (cash, debit, and credit accepted). For more information, visit rootsofempathy.org.