Maya Mckinlay (she/her)

Maya is an incoming research assistant with the EMBody lab and is very excited to be a part of the team. She is in her fourth year of psychology at Queen's University. She has previously worked in the READY Lab as a research assistant and currently manages the Emotion Transformation Lab in Toronto, Ontario. This year she will also be completing her thesis in the Pain Affect Cognition Lab. Her research interests include emotion studies in adolescents and young adults, specifically risk factors for adolescent suicide and suicidal ideation. She also has an interest in pain research, specifically with chronic pain patients.