Dr. Natasha Gallant

Dr. Natasha Gallant is an Assistant Professor in Clinical Psychology at the University of Regina. As the Director of the Aging, Residents, and Caregivers Research Unit, she is passionate about using research in a way that meaningfully improves the quality of life of Canada's aging population. Her current research interests include (1) the use of implementation science methodologies to improve the lived experiences of long-term care residents and their caregivers; (2) the role of psychosocial factors—including ageism, adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), resilience, emotion regulation, and social support—in influencing health outcomes among middle-aged and older adults; and (3) cognitive-behavioural and mindfulness-based psychological interventions for adults living with chronic diseases or acute illnesses.