Jessica Kichler, CDCES, Ph.D., C.Psych.

Dr. Jessica Kichler, CDCES, Ph.D., C.Psych, is a Clinical & Health Psychologist and Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Windsor. She specializes in clinical intervention research related to psychosocial adjustment and coping with type 1 diabetes in youth and families. She previously worked as a diabetes psychologist and certified diabetes care and education specialist at two academic medical centers (Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center) in the United States for almost 15 years before moving to Windsor, Ontario in 2020. Currently, she is interested in how to support college-aged students with type 1 diabetes most effectively transition into young adulthood. She is also involved in diabetes education practices and appreciates working collaboratively in interdisciplinary settings.