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Laurie Sykes Tottenham

Associate Professor
Department Head (on Sabbatical)

Office: AH 345.1
E-mail: laurie.sykestottenham@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4194
Fax: 306-585-4772
Website: http://www2.uregina.ca/bnr-spit-labs/

Research interests
Research interests pertain to the neuropsychological basis of individual differences in cognitive and emotion processing, with particular emphasis on stress and sex hormone effects, and functional lateralization. Research techniques include behavioural testing and salivary and urinary enzyme immunoassays (conducted on-site, to assess circulating hormone concentrations).

Representative Publications

Hatin, B., & Sykes Tottenham, L. (2016). The relationship between line bisection performance and emotion processing: Where do you draw the line? Laterality, 21,709-731. doi: 10.1080/1357650X.2015.1134564 (impact factor: 1.356; 1)
Hatin, B., & Sykes Tottenham, L. (2016). What’s in a line? Verbal, facial, and emotional influences on the line bisection task. Laterality, 21, 689-708. doi:10.1080/1357650X.2015.1134562 (impact factor: 1.356; 2)
Hatin, B., Sykes Tottenham, L., & Oriet, C. (2012). The relationship between collisions and pseudoneglect: Is it right? Cortex, 48(8), 997-1008. (5.128; 16)

Laboratory Facilities

Saliva collection and analysis facilities and shared large multi-room behavioural testing facility (CFI funded).