Picture of  Brian Chartier

Brian Chartier Emeritus Professor

Research Area(s)

  • Bereavement
  • Parenting capacity


  • B.A. (Adv.) 1975, University of Saskatchewan
  • M.A. 1977, University of Saskatchewan
  • Ph.D. 1985, University of Saskatchewan

Research Projects

  • With T. Waskowic, The Ongoing Relationship Following the Death of a Spouse or Parent
  • With K. Tolstikova, Emotional Functioning and Meaning Making in Grief

Selected Publications and Presentations

  • Christie, S. & Chartier, B. (2009) Retrospective Sibling Loss: How Do We Grieve When We Don’t Remember? Poster presentation, Canadian Psychological Association, Montreal.
  • Waskowic, T. & Chartier, B. (2008) Development of the Ongoing Relationship Scale. Poster presentation, Canadian Psychological Association, Halifax.
  • Tolstikova, K. & Chartier, B. Internet methodology in bereavement research: Comparison of online and offline methods, submitted to Omega: Journal of Death & Dying.