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Susan Thompson BA (UBC), MA (SFU), PhD (SFU)
In addition to her position in the Faculty of Arts, Psychology Department at KPU, Susan has also worked at Coastal Vancouver Health as an Eating Disorders Counsellor from 1990 to 2016. She maintains a private practice in Sports Performance Counselling, and coaches athletes at the National level in Dressage. Her teaching interests are in child, adolescent and adult development, and she has coauthored a text on adolescent development.
Susan is interested in supervising honours students.
Areas of Interest
Sports Psychology, the influence of peers on the development of eating disorders, body image and sport involvement, sociometric status in childhood