Mariana Bockarova


Everyday Narcissism

The word 'narcissism' has become a staple in our everyday lexicon. It stems, of course, from the popular myth of Narcissus: A self-absorbed man who falls so de...

How To Nail An Interview

An Expert Explains   Job interviews can be amongst the most stressful experiences we have. From a psychological perspective, the nervousness makes sense: One thirty-minute conversation with a stranger will determine whether the future you’ve i...

The Science of Jet Lag and How to Cure It

A few years ago, I found myself on a plane to Rome as I embarked on my first solo trip overseas. I thought I had come prepared - light luggage for backpacking across three countries, a refillable water bottle to keep me cool in the Mediterranean heat...
Mariana Bockarova

Mariana Bockarova


Mariana holds a Master’s degree from Harvard University concentrated in Psychology and is a PhD Candidate at the University of Toronto. Her research explores narrative medicine and mental health.