Katherine Pascuzzo, PhD

Katherine Pascuzzo, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Psychoeducation at the Université de Sherbrooke (UdeS), a member of the Groupe de recherche et d’intervention sur les adaptations sociales de l’enfance (GRISE) at UdeS, and a research associate at the Institut universitaire Jeunes en Difficulté (IUJD). Her research program focuses on attachment, adaptation and intervention with vulnerable youth and their caregivers. Her work aims to better understand the factors most likely to promote the developmental pathway of vulnerable youth, including those in the care of youth protection. More recently, she is interested in the individual and interpersonal factors that contribute to the adaptation and resilience of youth, parents and families in the context of a pandemic.