Ariane Santerre-Theil, M. Sc.
Ariane Santerre-Theil completed her undergraduate degree in Psychology and her Master’s degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences at Université Laval. During her previous master’s degree, she focused on issues related to hereditary and familial breast cancer, including assessment, communication, awareness-raising, perception of cancer risk and the development and evaluation of psychosocial interventions in oncogenetics. She is currently pursuing graduate studies at McGill University in Counselling Psychology. Her current M.A. research project, and subsequent doctoral thesis, will explore the experience of individuals with cancer when they have an informal caregiver who is also a health professional.