Media Enquiries and Commercial Writing

Vancouver Island University media releases and blogs, 2020

Planning West magazine (published by the Planning Institute of British Columbia), Spring, 2020

  • Wrote an article titled Urban Planning in a Technological Era: Perspectives from Environmental Psychology

PlanLED, 2020

Canadian Psychological Association, 2020

Winnipeg Free Press, 2020, 2020

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), 2019

  • Provided interview responses for the radio show “The Calgary Eyeopener” with Paul Karchut on noise and city living (media clip available upon request), 2019

Works That Work magazine (a bi-yearly design magazine published in the Netherlands by Typotheque), 2016, vol. 7

Natural Health magazine (published by America Media Inc.), September/October, 2014

  • Provided interview responses for a print article about how home and décor can affect mood 

Relational Caffeine magazine (published by California State University, Stanislaus), March, 2014

Owl & Ash design blog, February, 2014

Psychology Today magazine, 2012 – 2015

Posts chosen by section Editors as ‘essential reads:’

  • February 20, 2012 by the Behavioral Economics Section (Blog Post Title: Tragic-Choice Theory: The Sad Side of Sustainability)
  • April 12, 2012 by the Environment Section (Blog Post Title: The Status of Social Design in Environmental Psychology: Part II)
  • May 9, 2012 by the Aging Section (Blog Post Title: Understanding Accessible Housing Design from the User’s Perspective)
  • February 19, 2013 by the Autism Section (Blog Post Title: Environmental Territoriality and Me)
  • February 18, 2014 by the Anxiety Section (Blog Post Title: Thinking About Biophilic Healthcare Design)
  • November 21, 2014 by the Environment Section (Blog Post Title: Sound or Noise?)
  • Blog publicized by the Environmental Design Research Association, 2012
  • Blog publicized in the UVIC Faculty of Social Sciences ‘Research Opportunities’ newsletter, 2013
  • Blog publicized in AWD Dumpster Rental column concerning “environmentally-friendly practices are very attractive to customers,” 2014
  • Provided topical contributions to:
    • Michelsen-Foy, G. (2016). Finding north: How navigation makes us human. New York, NY: Flatiron Books.