Conference Presentations

* student author
^ international collaborator


Hamza, C. A., *Ewing, L, Heath, N. L., & Goldstein A. L. (2020). When social isolation is nothing new: A longitudinal study on psychological distress during COVID-19 among university students with and without pre-existing mental health concerns. Paper presentation accepted to University of Waterloo Virtual Conference on Student Mental Health Research.

Hamza, C. A., Goldstein, A. & Heath, N. L. (2020). Stressful experiences in first year-university predict nonsuicidal self-injury among students. Poster presented to the Canadian Psychological Association virtual conference, Montreal, ON, Canada.

*Simone, A. & Hamza, C. A. (2020). Examining the self-disclosure of nonsuicidal self-injury: A review of the literature.Poster presented to the Canadian Psychological Association virtual conference, Montreal, ON, Canada.

*Simone, A. & Hamza, C. A. (2020). Self-disclosing nonsuicidal self-injury: Examining longitudinal predictors and outcomes. Poster accepted to the Canadian Psychological Association virtual conference, Montreal, ON, Canada [conference cancelled due to COVID-19]

*Ewing, L., Hamza, C. A., & *Boyne, H. (2020). Identity development and mental health in the first-year of university: A longitudinal examination.Poster presented to the Canadian Psychological Association virtual conference, Montreal, ON, Canada.

*Boyne, H., Hamza, C. A., & *Ewing, L. (2020). Mental health, views toward the self, and self-injury among post-secondary students. Poster presented to the Canadian Psychological Association virtual conference, Montreal, ON, Canada.

Hamza, C. A., ^Hasking, P. A., Heath, N. L., Lewis, S. P., ^Lloyd-Richardson, E. E., ^*Robinson, K., ^Whitlock, J., & ^Wilson, M. S. (2019). An international study on student and staff understanding of nonsuicidal self-injury on university campuses. Paper presentation given to the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury, Orlando, FL, USA.

*Ewing, L., & Hamza, C. A. (2019) Navigating identity challenges and nonsuicidal self-injury during the first-year of university. Poster presented at the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury, Orlando, FL, USA.

*Boyne, H., Hamza, C. A., *Simone, A., & *Ewing, L. (2019). Stressful experiences in university and nonsuicidal self-injury: The moderating role of self-compassion. Poster presented at the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury, Orlando, FL, USA.

*Simone, A., Hamza, C. A., & *Boyne, H. (2019). Social support, perceived burdensomeness, and the disclosure of nonsuicidal self-injury in emerging adulthood. Poster presented at the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury, Orlando, FL, USA.

*Ilieff, M., Hamza, C. A., Willoughby, T., & *Heffer, T. (2019). A longitudinal examination of maladaptive and adaptive perfectionism and nonsuicidal self-injury. Poster presented at the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury, Orlando, FL, USA.

Hamza, C. A., Goldstein, A. L, Molnar, D. S., & Scharfe, E. (2019). Impulsivity and nonsuicidal self-injurious urges and behaviors: A daily diary study. Poster presented at the Canadian Psychological Association conference, Halifax, NS, Canada.

*Ewing, L., Hamza, C. A., Goldstein, A. L., Scharfe, E., & Molnar, D. S. (2019). Parental warmth, self-efficacy, and nonsuicidal self-injury in emerging adulthood. Poster presented at the Canadian Psychological Association conference, Halifax, NS, Canada.

*Curran, S., *El-Ariss, G., *Enright, J. Hamza, C. A., Molnar, D. S., Schafe, E., & Goldstein, A. L. (2019). Luring the reluctant participant: Attachment representations and participation in a longitudinal study of emerging adulthood. Poster presented at the Canadian Psychological Association conference, Halifax, NS, Canada.

Goldstein, A. L., Molnar, D. S., Scharfe, E., Hamza, C. A., & *Zhu, J. (2019). Parent-child relationships and alcohol problems in emerging adulthood: A self-determination perspective. Symposium presented at the Canadian Psychological Association conference, Halifax, NS, Canada.

*Allen, S., Scharfe, E., Molnar, D., Hamza, C. A., & Goldstein, A. L. (2019). Positive interactions with parents promote well-being in emerging adulthood: Findings from a daily diary study. Poster presented at the Canadian Psychological Association conference, Halifax, NS, Canada.

Goldstein, A. L., *Zhu, J., Scharfe, E., Molnar, D. S., & Hamza, C. A. (2019). Self-determination perspective on parent-emerging adult relationships and well-being: Findings from a daily diary study. Poster presented at the Self-Determination Theory conference, Egmond aan Zee, Holland, Amsterdam.

*Simone, A., *Ewing, L., & Hamza, C. A. (2018). The disclosure of nonsuicidal self-injury to formal and informal sources: An examination among emerging adults. Poster presented at Ontario Psychological Association Conference, Toronto, ON, Canada.

*Ewing, L., *Simone, A., & Hamza, C. A. (2018). Ruminative exploration, nonsuicidal self-injury, and depressive symptoms in emerging adulthood. Poster presented at Ontario Psychological Association Conference, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Hocko, A., Fisman, S., Hamza, C. A., Davison, B,. Egan, R., Wilson, J., Travis, P., Bogaert, D., Stewart, S. L., & Sukhera, J. (2018). Advanced dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) program clinical training and research initiative. Poster presented at the Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Halifax, ON, Canada.

^Hasking, P. A, ^Baetens, I., Bloom, E., Hamza, C. A., Heath, N. L, Lewis, S. P, ^Lloyd-Richardson, E. E., & ^Whitlock J. (2018). Nonsuicidal self-injury in educational settings: Current activities and future directions. Roundtable symposium presented at the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury, Brussels, Belgium.

Hamza, C. A. & Willoughby, T. (2018). Impulsivity and nonsuicidal self-injury among emerging adults in university. Poster presented at Canadian Developmental Psychology Conference, St. Catharines, ON, Canada.

*Ewing, L., Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby, T. (2018) Stressors, emotional reactivity, and nonsuicidal self-injury among undergraduate students. Poster presented at Canadian Developmental Psychology Conference, St. Catharines, ON, Canada.

Goldstein, A. L., *Zhu, J., Scharfe, E., Molar, D., & Hamza, C. A. (2018). Parent-emerging adult interactions, wellness, and well-being in emerging adulthood: Findings from a daily diary study. Symposium presented at Canadian Developmental Psychology Conference, St. Catharines, ON, Canada.

*Gerrard, L., Hamza, C. A., & Stewart S. L. (2017). Nonsucidial self-injury and hyperactivity/ distractibility symptoms among clinically referred youth. Poster presented at the Canadian Psychological Association Conference, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Hamza, C. A. (2017). Nonsuicidal self-injury and risk for suicidal behavior: Identifying students most at risk in schools. Invited address at Canadian Conference on Promoting Healthy Relationships for Youth, London, ON, Canada.

*Klassen, J., Stewart, S. L., & Hamza, C. A. (2016). Autism spectrum disorders and mental health comorbidities among children and youth: An examination of the risk for school disruption. Podium presented at the World Psychiatric Association, Cape Town, South Africa.

*Klassen, J., Hamza, C. A., & Stewart, S. L. (2016). An examination of risk factors for adolescent engagement in direct and indirect self-injury among clinically referred children and youth. Poster presented at the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Research Half Day, London, ON, Canada.

Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby T. (2016). Is nonsuicidal self-injury “double trouble” when it comes to suicidal risk? A five-wave longitudinal examination among emerging adults. Poster presented at American Psychological Science, Chicago, IL, USA.

Good, M., Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby, T. (2016). A longitudinal investigation of the relation between nonsuicidal self-injury and spirituality/religiosity in university students. Poster presented at Society of Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

*Klassen, J., Hamza, C. A., & Stewart, S. L. (2016). Emerging mental health diagnosis and risk for school disruption. Poster presented at interRAI World Conference, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Hamza, C., A., *Armiento, J., *Klassen. J., & Stewart, S. L. (2016). Nonsuicidal self-injury: Assessment and intervention using the Child and Youth Mental Health Assessment (ChYMH). Podium presentation presented at interRAI World Conference, Toronto, ON, Canada.

*Billawala, A., Hamza, C. A., & Stewart S. L. (2016). Assessing psychosocial risk among children and youth with complex special needs. Poster presented at interRAI World Conference, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Hamza, C. A., & Stewart, S. L. (2016). Nonsuicidal self-injury and school disruption: An examination among clinically referred school-aged youth. Poster presented at Banff Behavioral Science Conference on School Mental Health, Banff, AB, Canada.

*Klassen, J., Stewart, S. L, & Hamza, C. A. (2016). Autism spectrum disorders and mental health comorbidities among children and youth: An examination of the risk for school disruption. Poster presented at Banff Behavioral Science Conference on School Mental Health, Banff, AB, Canada.

Fisman, S., Sukhera, J., Jeanson, J., Wilson, J., Travis, P., Egan, R., Bogaert, D., Stewart, S. L., Hamza, C. A., & Davidson, B. (2016). A Prospective Evaluation of the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) for Adolescents. Poster presented at 17th Annual Research Half Day at Parkwood Institute, London, Ontario, Canada.

*Armiento, J., Hamza, C. A., & Stewart S. L. (2015). An examination of peer criticism and nonsuicidal self-injury. Poster presented at annual PrevNET conference in Toronto, ON, Canada.

Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby T. (2013). Nonsuicidal self-injury and suicidal behavior: A latent class analysis among young adults. Poster presented at the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

*Armiento, J., Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby T. (2013). Psychosocial predictors of disclosure of nonsuicidal self-injury among university students. Poster presented at Canadian Psychological Association, Quebec City, QC, Canada.

*Armiento, J., Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby T. (2013). Nonsuicidal self-injury characteristics and self-injury disclosures. Poster presented at Canadian Psychological Association, Quebec City, QC, Canada.

Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby, T. (2012). An examination of the risk factors that differentiate nonsuicidal self-injury and suicidal behavior among a sample of young adults. Poster presented at the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury Conference, Chapel Hill, NC, USA.

Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby, T. (2012). An examination of the methods of nonsuicidal self-injury employed among undergraduates at risk for suicidal behavior. Poster presented at the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury Conference, Chapel Hill, NC, USA.

Hamza, C. A., Willoughby, T., & Good, M. (2011). Psychosocial correlates of nonsuicidal self-injury and smoking among university students. Poster presented to the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury Conference, New York, NY, USA.

Hamza, C. A., Willoughby, T., & Good. M. (2011). Motivations for engaging in nonsuicidal self-injury. Poster presented at the International Society for the Study of Self-Injury Conference, New York, NY, USA.

Hamza, C. A., Good, M., & Willoughby, T. (2011). Group differences in perceived parenting among self-injurers and marijuana users. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development, Montreal, QC, Canada.

Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby, T. (2011). Perceived parental monitoring, adolescent disclosure, and adolescent depressive symptoms: A longitudinal examination. Poster presented at the Society for Research on Child Development, Montreal, QC, Canada.

Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby, T. (2010). A longitudinal examination of the reciprocal effects among parenting behaviours, adolescent disclosure and problem behavior. Poster presented at the Society for Research on Adolescence, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

Hamza, C. A., & Willoughby, T. (2009). Child disclosure: Partial mediator of parenting variables and parental knowledge. Poster presented at American Psychological Association, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Hamza, C. A., Stewart, S. L., Cullion, C., & DeOliveira, C. (2009). Young children at high-risk: Parenting stress, depression and daily hassles as influences on the interpretation of emotion and parental sensitivity in a clinical sample. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO, USA.

Hamza, C. A., Stewart, S. L., Cullion, C., DeOliveira, C., & Rick, J. (2009). Young children at high-risk: Child compliance, parental warmth and emotional understanding. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO, USA.

Stewart, S. L, Cullion, C., Hamza, C. A., St. Pierre J., Cook, S., Leschied, A., Johnson, A., & Rielly, N. (2009). Short-term inpatient treatment: Effectiveness of intensive intervention for children with complex mental health needs. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO, USA.

Stewart, S. L., Cullion, C., Hamza, C. A., & Currie, M. (2009) Short-term residential treatment: Effectiveness for child/youth complex mental health needs. Poster presented at American Psychological Association, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Stewart, S. L., Cullion, C., & Hamza, C. A. (2008). Short-term residential treatment: Effectiveness of intensive intervention for children with complex mental health needs. Poster presented at “Made in Ontario: A Showcase of Leading Practices in Child and Youth Mental Health,” Toronto, ON, Canada.

Hamza, C. A., Cullion, C., Stewart, S. L., & DeOliveira, C. (2007). Young children at high-risk: Parental interpretation of emotion and clinical implications for intervention. Poster presented at Children’s Mental Health Ontario, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Hamza, C. A., Cullion, C., Stewart, S. L., & DeOliveira, C. (2007). Young children at high-risk: Parental warmth, sensitivity and interpretation of emotion in a clinical sample. Poster presented at International Society for the Study of Behavioral Development, Würzburg, Germany.