Criminal Justice Section: Executive

2023-2024 Executive

Chair

Patrick Baillie, Ph.D., LL.B.

Vice-Chair

Vacant

Chair

Keira Stockdale, Ph.D., C Psych.

Director-At-Large, Secretary-Treasurer

Nina Fusco, Ph.D., C. Psych.

Calian Health

Nina is currently the Chief Psychologist for Calian Health. She has previously worked for correctional services in Ontario, as a Forensic Psychologist for the Forensic Psychiatric Services Commission in British Columbia and at the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre, and most recently as a Staff Psychologist for the Ontario Provincial Police. She also maintains a private practice in clinical and forensic psychology.

Director-At-Large, Website Coordinator

Joe Camilleri, Ph.D.

Westfield State University, Westfield, MA

Joe is a Professor of Psychology at Westfield State University in Massachusetts. His research involves studying the etiology of interpersonal conflict, particularly sexual conflict in committed relationships. He also has interests in program development and evaluation to address partner rape, psychopathy, and domestic violence. Joseph also currently serves on the Steering Committee for the North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, was the CJPS student representative from 2002 to 2007, and was Chair of CPA’s Section for Students from 2004 to 2005.

Director-At-Large, Police Psychology Representative

Vacant

Director-At-Large, Awards Coordinator

Alisha Salerno, Ph.D.

Director-At-Large, Conference Programme

Joanna Kayfitz, Ph.D., C. Psych

IWK Health Centre, Youth Forensic Service, Halifax, NS

 

Director-At-Large, Clinical Training Coordinator:

David Hill, Psy.D., C. Psych.

Clinical Psychologist & Assistant Professor, University of Manitoba

David is a Psychologist in Manitoba’s forensic mental health system and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Health Psychology at the University of Manitoba. His professional work includes forensic evaluations, research, advocacy and service-related activities. His research has focused on forensic psychological assessment, malingering, and the trajectories of forensic mental health patients in Canada. He also maintains a private practice in criminal and civil forensic psychology.

Director-At-Large, Membership Coordinator:

Sebastian Baglole, M.A.

Ph.D. Student, Forensic Psychology, Carleton University

Sebastian is a Ph.D. Candidate in Forensic Psychology at Carleton University. He studies strengths, psychopathy, and psychosis in offending and forensic-psychiatric patient populations. Beyond academic pursuits, Sebastian has research work experience with the University of British Columbia Department of Psychiatry (2014-2017), as well as Research and Mental Health Branches of the Correctional Service of Canada (2017-2019).

Director-At-Large, NAACJ

Pamela Yates, PhD, RPsych

Cabot Consulting and Research Services, Inc.
Adjunct Professor, Saint Mary’s University Psychology Department

Pamela completed her Ph.D. in forensic psychology in 1996. Formerly with the Correctional Service of Canada, she is presently in private practice. She has worked extensively in correctional and forensic settings as a clinician, researcher, program developer, program evaluator, and trainer. She specializes in evidence-based practice in assessment and treatment, treatment effectiveness, and risk assessment, and has published widely on these subjects.

Director-At-Large, Student Representatives

Emma McFarlane & Gabriella Hilkes

Director-At-Large

Vacant

Managing Editor, Crime Scene newsletter

Christopher J. Lively, M.Sc., Ph.D.

St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS

Christopher is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at St. Francis Xavier University. His research interests include comprehension of legal rights, investigative interviewing, alibis, and eyewitness memory. He previously served as an Associate Editor for Mind Pad, and as a Deputy Journal Editor for Investigative Interviewing: Research and Practice. Prior to starting his academic work, Chris worked for the Correctional Service of Canada.

Review Editor, Crime Scene newsletter

Dr. Hannah Stewart, Ph.D., R.Psych.

East Coast Forensic Hospital, Dartmouth, NS

Hannah is a Clinical and Forensic Psychologist who received her PhD from the University of New Brunswick. She currently works with forensic psychiatric patients at Nova Scotia Health’s East Coast Forensic Hospital. Her professional interests have centered around working with marginalized, underserved, and stigmatized members of society. Her research has examined issues of forensic mental health, high risk criminal offenders, paraphilias and sexual offending, psychopathy, processes of change, and forensic rehabilitation.

Social Media Coordinator

Alexandra Zidenberg, Ph.D.

Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC

Alexandra M. Zidenberg, PhD, is currently an assistant professor in the School of Criminology at the University of Montreal. She completed her Ph.D. in Applied Social Psychology with a focus on Forensic Psychology at the University of Saskatchewan in 2021. She also has an MA in Experimental Psychology from Laurentian University and a B.A. (Hons.) in Forensic Psychology with a minor in Criminology and Justice Studies from the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. Her research examines the nexus between forensic psychology and human sexuality; focusing on topics like sexual violence, paraphilias (particularly zoophilia), multiple perpetrator sexual offenses, and incels. Outside of academia, she is an avid sewist and you can often find her watching horror movies with her cats.