Jennifer Bernier

Jennifer Bernier, PhD., is the Founder and Executive Director of the Centre for Building Resilience through Anti-Violence Education (BRAVE). Jennifer provides leadership to achieve BRAVE’s commitments to address bullying, delinquency and criminalization among girls aged 6-11 with significant social and behavioural challenges. She guides a comprehensive set of services for the girls, their families, and peers based on the world renowned, evidence-based SNAP® (Stop Now and Plan) program. Dr. Bernier has over 15 years of experience working with girls and women in various capacities. Jennifer earned both her doctorate and master’s degrees in Community Psychology at Wilfrid Laurier University.