Sarah is a Master’s student at UPEI, studying Applied Health Services Research on the CIHR ACCESS-Mental Health project. She graduated from UPEI in May 2015 with a BSc. with Honours in Psychology, and joined the Young Lives Research team in September 2015. Her research interests include examining the social and developmental influences on mental health, specifically looking at family and relationship factors related to child and youth mental health. She is also interested in exploring the ways in which young people’s mental health intertwines with other aspects of overall health and the impacts that it may have on development.