Jessica (Yijia) Li

Jessica (Yijia) Li
Office: COR A208
Area of expertise

Clinical Psychology

Research Interests

Immigrant and refugee mental health, health/mental health service usage, cross-cultural contact, intergenerational trauma.


Representative Publications

Zhao, T., Zuo, H., Campbell, S. M., Jhangri, G. S., Dobson, K. S., Li, J. Y., Premji, S. S., Tao, F., Zhu, B., Yamamoto, S. S. (2022). The impacts of prenatal mental health issues on birth outcomes during the COVID-19 pandemic: A scoping review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(13):7670. doi: 10.3390/ijerph19137670

Schraeder, K., Dimitropoulos, G., McBrien, K., Li, J. Y., Samuel, S. (2020). Perspectives from primary health care providers on their roles for supporting adolescents and young adults transitioning from pediatric services. BMC Family Practice, 21(140):1-12. doi: 10.1186/s12875-020-01189-8


Recent Awards

  • University of Victoria Graduate Entrance Award ($5,000), 2022-2023
  • University of Victoria Fellowship, Master’s ($10,000). 2022-2023