Dr. Mushquash is a Clinical Psychologists with the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre - Paediatric Healthy Living Team. This family-based program provides assessment, diagnosis, and intervention services for children and youth (ages 4 to 18) living with obesity. In her role on the team, Dr. Mushquash conducts psychological assessments, individual and group intervention, and supports the interdisciplinary team in understanding the impact of psychosocial factors on the health and weight of children and families. In addition, Dr. Mushquash conducts applied health research within the clinic to ensure that the programs offered are evidence-based and culturally- and contextually-appropriate.
Dr. Mushquash is open to supervising psychology residents through the Northern Ontario Psychology Internship Consortium or practicum students Lakehead University’s Clinical Psychology Programs.