Faculty Members

Faculty members: Delphine Collin-Vézina - DirectorBree Akesson; Cindy BlackstockSharon BondAngela CampbellFranco CarnevaleMyriam DenovLorraine DerocherSydney Duder; Stephen EllenbogenTonino Esposito; Barbara Fallon; Elizabeth FastNicole Ives; Andreas Jud; Julia Krane; Lucyna LachMary Ellen MacdonaldHeather B. MacIntosh; Katherine Maurer; Anne-Marie PichéMarjorie Rabiau; David Rothwell; Catherine RoyMónica Ruiz-CasaresVandna SinhaWendy Thomson;  Nico TrocméArgerie Tsimicalis

  Members Research Interest
Delphine Collin-Vézina (Director)

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Trauma and resilience; Sexual Abuse

Bree Akesson

Child and Family Health and Well-being; Trauma and Resilience; International Child Protection; Children and Families affected by Political Violence

Cindy Blackstock

Indigenous theory; Indigenous rights advocacy; Identification & remediation of structural inequalities affecting First Nations children, youth & families; Culturally based & evidence informed solutions for Indigenous children, youth & families

Sharon Bond

Couple and Family therapy outcome research; Couple and Family therapy process research - Therapeutic Alliance; Attachment Styles and Couple Conflict; Supervisory Alliance and Student Self-Efficacy

Angela Campbell Family law, health law, criminal law, wills and estates, children and the law
Franco Carnevale Ethical dilemmas in nursing and in pediatric critical care, the experience of critically ill children and their families, pediatric home ventilation, pain and suffering in children, cultural competence training in pediatric residents, stress in nursing, and epistemological foundations of clinical reasoning
Myriam Denov child and family health and wellbeing; trauma and resilience

Lorraine Derocher

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing

Sydney Duder Child welfare and child maltreatment; Poverty; Social justice; Prevention; Community risk factors
 
Stephen Ellenbogen

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Child education; Trauma and resilience; Adolescence

Tonino Esposito

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Poverty

Barbara Fallon Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Early childhood development
Elizabeth Fast Indigenous youth; youth engagement; youth leaving care; urban Indigenous identities; Métis identities; child welfare policy; decolonization; community-based prevention; intergenerational traumas; Indigenous methodologies 
Nicole Ives poverty; Child and family health and wellbeing
Andreas Jud Child welfare and child maltreatment
Julia Krane
Child protection and child welfare practice; Intimate partner abuse and child protection practice; Mothering and child protection practice
Lucyna Lach Childhood Disability
Mary Ellen Macdonald Child and family health and wellbeing, oral health, indigenous health
Heather B. MacIntosh Child and family health and wellbeing; trauma and resilience

Katherine Maurer

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing;Trauma and resilience; Adolescent mental and behavioral health; Poverty and social capital theory; Stress physiology and self-regulation capacities

Anne-Marie Piché

Intercountry and domestic adoption; Child and family health and wellbeing

Marjorie Rabiau

Child and Family health and well-being; Family therapy; Family functioning; Parent-child relationship; Parenting

David Rothwell Child and family health and wellbeing; Poverty; Social development; Social policy and families

Catherine Roy 

Child maltreatment; Child development; Child education; Social support; Parenting; Teenage parents

 

Mónica Ruiz-Casares Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Children rights
Vandna Sinha

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Communal efforts to support families and children; Social policy; Service disparities; Indigenous child welfare; Mixed methods research; Participatory/community engaged research

Wendy Thomson Developing policies; Aboriginal communities; Child and family health and wellbeing
Nico Trocmé Child welfare and child maltreatment
Argerie Tsimicalis

Child and family health and wellbeing; Childhood Disability; Costs and Benefits of Childhood Illness in the Family