Ms. Jessica Goddard is currently a PhD student at Brock University working under Dr. Karen Patte and Dr. John Krzeczkowski. She has also completed a Master of Science under Dr. Karen Patte.
Her research has mostly focused on child and youth mental health and mental health program evaluation. Jessica takes pride in facilitating meaningful youth engagement throughout the entirety of the research process, especially on matters that directly affect youth. She also continuously works to create knowledge mobilization tools for youth and schools to disseminate knowledge effectively and improve the mental health literacy of youth.