Patricia Peterson

Dr. Patricia Peterson

Dr. Peterson holds a doctoral degree in Educational Psychology from Boston University. As Co-Executive Director of the university’s Health and Education Research Group, she leads several initiatives related to educational program evaluation, student wellness, Mental Fitness and comprehensive school health contexts. Dr. Peterson was formerly the President of the Learning Disabilities Association of New Brunswick, and has served on the Premier’s Council on the Status of Disabled Persons. She has also been a member of various provincial steering committees, including those responsible for inclusive education, learning disabilities, and educational methods and resources.