Talks

Dr. Jenkins discussing researching relationships and how they impact mental health and learning in children (People Behind the Science Podcast)

Dr. Jenkins  on “Oxytocin receptor gene and maternal cognitive sensitivity in the development of prosocial behavior” at the 17th European Conference on Developmental Psychology (2015)

Dr. Jenkins, Chair of the Atkinson Centre and Olivia Nuamah, ED of the Atkinson Charitable Foundation give an introduction to the 2011 Summer Institute. The 8th Summer Institute on Early Childhood Development addressed how these changes impact early learning professionals and focus on relationships amongst families and professionals that involve practitioners, colleges and universities, professional associations and government.

The Targeted vs. Universal Debate: What Does the Evidence Say?

Jenkins (2011) Getting inside children’s minds: the parenting goal. Open Minds Across Canada, Mental Health Symposium, Hospital for Sick Children, October 1, 2011.

Jenkins (2011) Atkinson Centre: Overview of Purpose, Summer Institute, Toronto June 6, 2011.

Jenkins (2011) How do we provide children with the skills of collaboration? Workshop at the Summer Institute, Toronto June 6, 2011.

Jenkins, Astington, Moore, Cheung, Wade, Gass. The development of theory of mind understanding: Treating children as mental beings. Society for Research in Child Development,
Montreal, QC., April, 2011.

Kumar, A. & Jenkins, J. (March, 2011). Immigrant Status and Maternal Depression. Poster presented at 11th Annual Dean’s Graduate Students Research Conference, University of Toronto, Toronto, CA.

Meunier, J.C., Jenkins, J.M., Boyle, M., O’Connor, T.G., Kretschmer, T., Pike, A., Whiteman, S.D., Dotterer, A.M., McHale, S.M., & Kramer, L. « Differential parenting and risky family context », Symposium presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Montreal, March 31, through April 2, 2011.

Meunier, J.C., & Jenkins, J.M, Boyle, M., O’Connor, T.G. « Indirect effects of contextual risk factors on children’s behavior: The role of Maternal Differential Parenting » Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Montreal, March 31, through April 2, 2011.

Prime, H., Perlman, M., Tackett, J., & Jenkins, J. (March, 2011). The Use of Thin-slicing as a Method of Coding Observational Data: A Comparison With Micro-coding. Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting, Montreal, QC.

Wade, M., Browne, D., Prime, H., & Jenkins, J. (March, 2011). Ecological Determinants of School Readiness: A Longitudinal Study. Poster presented at 11th Annual Dean’s Graduate Students Research Conference, University of Toronto, Toronto, CA