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Staff & Contributors

Staff

NOARC/CÉRNO's in-house staff works from a suite of offices located in Cambrian College, Sudbury, Ontario. Currently, our staffing is as follows:

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Alana HolmesAlana Holmes Ph.D., C. Psych. – Psychologist and Manager

Dr. Holmes provides psychological assessments and consultations, liaises with consortium managers concerning NOARC/CÉRNO's mandate, determines research initiatives and collaborates in their completion and publication. She is also responsible for day-to-day supervision and management of NOARC/CÉRNO including: quality assurance reviews, professional development activities for registered psychological practitioners, and supervision and training of staff and interns. 

Email: alana.holmes@cambriancollege.ca


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Robert SilvestriRobert Silvestri, Ph.D. – Lead Researcher

Robert is involved in the development, implementation, and analyses phases of applied research conducted at NOARC/CÉRNO and supervision of staff assisting with such projects.  In addition to his research duties, Robert is responsible for the review of all referrals received by NOARC/CÉRNO and consulting with disability staff on referral protocol.  Robert also provides psychometric assistance to registered practitioners in the community’s serviced by NOARC/CÉRNO.

Email: robert.silvestri@cambriancollege.ca


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Nathan FrenchNathan French, M.A. -
Coordinator, Research & Data

Nathan acts as a support in the management of the daily operations of NOARC/CÉRNO. He is directly responsible for developing and managing the referral, research and financial databases. As well, he designs and maintains NOARC/CÉRNO's website and provides psychometric support to psychological practitioners as required.

Email: nathan.french@cambriancollege.ca


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Kevin FarnanKevin Farnan, M. A. - Psychometric Technician

Kevin is a bilingual Psychometric Technician whose responsibilities include:  administering and scoring psychometric tests on behalf of registered psychological practitioners, database entry, helping to examine the latest psychometric tests to determine their usefulness in assessments of LD at the post-secondary level, translating documents into or from French, and assisting with various research initiatives.

Email: kevin.farnan@cambriancollege.ca


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Brandon LefebvreBrandon Lefebvre, B.A. – Psychometric Technician

Brandon is a Psychometric Technician who administers and scores psychometric tests on behalf of registered psychological practitioners within the NOARC/CERNO consortium. He also assists the research team on various research endeavours. In addition to his psychometric and research responsibilities, Brandon supports NOARC/CERNO by providing up to date electronic database entry.

Email: brandon.lefebvre@cambriancollege.ca


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Ian MongeonIan Mongeon, M.A. - Psychometric Technician

Ian is NOARC/CÉRNO’s on-site Psychometric Technician at Northern College in Timmins. His primary role is to administer and score psychometric testing on behalf of psychological practitioners on the Timmins, Haileybury and Kirkland Lake campuses.  He also works to assist Northern College’s disabilities department in their various initiatives designed to enhance student success.

Email: ian.mongeon@cambriancollege.ca 


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Rafiq RahemtullaRafiq Rahemtulla, M.Sc. – Research Assistant

Rafiq assists with many of the applied research projects being undertaken at NOARC/CÉRNO by providing support with data collection, management, and analysis. Rafiq also provides support and assistance with research ethics applications and research grant applications.

Email: rafiq.rahemtulla@cambriancollege.ca


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Krystel LapalmeKrystel Houle - Secretary

Krystel, as NOARC/CÉRNO's secretary, is the first point of contact for inquiries pertaining to our services.  She provides secretarial and scheduling support to in-house staff, external practitioners and the numerous consortium offices.  Krystel is also responsible for processing all incoming referrals and maintaining completed and secure files.

Email: krystel.houle@cambriancollege.ca 


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Angele ArseneauAngèle Arseneau - Secretary

Angele, provides part-time secretarial support to in-house staff, external practitioners and the numerous consortium offices. Angèle also processes incoming referrals and maintains completed and secure files.

Email: angele.arseneau@cambriancollege.ca 


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Contributing Psychologists and Psychological Associates

The psycho-educational assessments completed through NOARC/CÉRNO are conducted by Psychologists (C. Psych.) or Psychological Associates (Psych. Assoc.) registered with the College of Psychologists of Ontario.  NOARC/CÉRNO has a roster of Psychologists and Psychological Associates located across northern Ontario whose members perform this work individually or with the assistance of psychometric staff:

Sudbury
Dr. Trevor Deck, C. Psych.
Dr. Michel Larivière, C. Psych.
Dr. Elizabeth Levin, C. Psych.
Kari Squarzolo, C. Psych.

North Bay
Pamela Morel, C.Psych. Assoc.
Dr. Jeffrey Phillips, C. Psych.
Dr. Sandra Stewart, C. Psych.

Sault Ste Marie
Dr. Anne Marie Caruso, C. Psych.
Roy Thompson, Psych. Assoc.

Thunder Bay
Dr. Charles Netley, C. Psych.
Dr. Jennifer Sullivan, C. Psych.
Dr. Barbara Coomes, C. Psych.
Dr. Joy Harrison, C. Psych.

Blind River
Penny Poisson-Lawrence, C. Psych. Assoc

Espanola
Dr. Ryan Kneer, C. Psych.

 

NOARC/CÉRNO is Funded by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.