Dr. Petra Gyles, C. Psych is a Clinical & School Psychologist specializing in child and adolescent populations.
She completed her Ph.D. at McGill University. Dr. Gyles has 15 years experience working in various school systems, as well as work experience in clinical/rehabilitation outpatient and private practice settings in Toronto, Montreal, and remote rural and First Nations communities.
Her research and publications have examined inquiry-based learning, giftedness, resilience, intrinsic motivation, and specifically ‘Growth Mindsets’. She has shared her research contributions at conferences across Canada and North America. Dr. Gyles has taught graduate and undergraduate courses at various post-secondary institutions including the University of Toronto, McGill University, and Seneca College.