Laurene RehmanPhD

Director, School of Health and Human Performance and Professor, Leisure Studies


Related information:

Phone: (902) 494-6389
Fax: (902) 494-5120
Mailing Address: 
School of Health and Human Performance
Dalhousie University, Stairs House
6230 South Street, P.O. Box 15000
Halifax, N.S., B3H 4R2

Research Topics:
  • Children and leisure
  • Youth and leisure
  • Work relationships and health
  • Leisure and the internet
  • Access to recreation


Bachelor of Human Kinetics (BHK) and Master of Arts (MA), University of British Columbia
PhD, University of Waterloo

Research interests

  • Access to recreation/leisure by children/youth and impacts upon health and lifestyle
  • Leisure and home-based business owners
  • Work relationships and their impact upon health and leisure 
  • Levels of access and usage of the Internet and the ultimate effect upon learning and leisure
  • The current state of recreation accessibility within Nova Scotia