Presenters: Jeffrey Derevensky

Jeffrey Derevensky, PhD, Child and Adolescent Psychologist

[IMAGE] Jeff Derevensky

Jeffrey L. Derevensky, PhD, is James McGill Professor and Director of Clinical Training in School/Applied Child Psychology; Department Chair of Educational and Counselling Psychology; and Professor, Department of Psychiatry at McGill University.

Currently the Director of the McGill University Youth Gambling Research and Treatment Clinic and the International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High-Risk Behaviors, Dr. Derevensky has authored books, book chapters, over 200 published papers, and serves on the editorial board of numerous scholarly journals. Considered an international expert on youth gambling, he has testified as an expert witness in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australasia.