Martine Hébert

Martine Hébert (Ph.D. in psychology) is professor at the sexology department of Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM). She has training in child development and child clinical psychology as well as a strong background in psychometry. In the past 25 years, her research interests have focused on the consequences associated with interpersonal trauma. She has published research papers documenting the diversity of profiles in children victims of sexual abuse, correlates of resilience and the effects of intervention programs and prevention initiatives. She is co-holder of the Marie Vincent interuniversity chair on child sexual abuse and director of the Sexual Violence and Health Research Team.