Victoria (she/her/hers) is interested in how memories of our personal past influence self-schemas and mental health. She is co-supervised by Dr. Daniela Palombo in the Memory and Imagination Lab and Dr. Connor Kerns in the Anxiety Stress and Autism Program (ASAP) Lab
Memory, emotion, trauma, childhood adversity, self-schema
Rioux, M., Wardell, V., Palombo, D. J., Picon, E. L., Le, M. L., & Silverberg, N. D. (2022). Memory for forgetting in adults with persistent symptoms following concussion. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1080/13803395.2022.2067326
Dev, D.K.*, Wardell, V.*, Checknita, K.J., Te, A.A., Petrucci, A.S., Le, M.L., Madan, C.R., Palombo, D.J. (2022). Negative emotion enhances memory for the sequential unfolding of a naturalistic experience. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition. https://doi.org/10.1037/mac0000015
Ng-Cordell, E., Wardell, V., Stewardson, C.I., Kerns, C.M. (2022). Anxiety and Trauma-Related Disorders in Children on the Autism Spectrum. Current Psychiatry Reports. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11920-022-01331-6.
Hurd, L., Mahal, R., Wardell, V., Liang, J. (2022). “There were no words”: Older LGBTQ+ persons’ experiences of finding and claiming their gender and sexual identities. Journal of Aging Studies, 60. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaging.2022.100999.
Wardell, V., Madan., C.R., Jameson, T. J., Cocquyt, C., Checknita, K.J., Liu, H., & Palombo, D.J. (2021). How emotion influences the details recalled in autobiographical memory. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 35(6), 1454-1465. https://doi.org/10.1002/acp.3877.
Wardell, V., Esposito, C.L., Madan, C.R., Palombo, D.J. (2021). Semi-automated transcription and scoring of autobiographical memory narratives. Behavioral Research Methods, 53, 507–517. https://doi.org/10.3758/s13428-020-01437-w.
* authors contributed equally
- Canadian Graduate Scholarship – Master’s, NSERC (2021)
- Graduate Entrance Scholarship, UBC (2021 – Deferred)
- HSBC Emerging Leader Scholarship, UBC (2020)
- Wesbrook Scholar, UBC (2020)
- NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award, NSERC/UBC (2020)
- Dean of Arts Scholarship, UBC (2020)
- Student Scholarship in Arts, UBC (2020)
- Trek Excellent Scholarship for Continuing Students, UBC (2020)
- Student Scholarship in Arts, UBC (2019)
- Trek Excellence Scholarship for Continuing Students, UBC (2019)