Serene Tianyou Qiu

The Progression from Suicidal Thoughts to Suicidal Acts
Why did you decide to pursue a graduate degree?

To learn more about the fascinating secrets of human psyche and to grow as a person.

Why did you decide to study at UBC?

My supervisor, Dr. E. David Klonsky, is one of the main reasons why I decided to attend UBC. In addition, UBC not only has a well-respected psychology graduate program, but also is strong in other art and humanities programs. As such, UBC provides a nurturing and stimulating environment for my research and personal interests.


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