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Melissa Van Wert's Publications


Mishna, F., & Van Wert, M. (submitted). Qualitative methodology in cyber bullying research. In S. Bauman (Ed.), Principles of Cyberbullying research: Expert perspectives.

(R) Trocme, N., Fallon, B., Sinha, V., Van Wert, M., Kozlowski, A., & MacLaurin, B. (in press). Differentiating between child protection and family support in the Canadian child welfare system's response to intimate partner violence, corporal punishment, and child neglect. International Journal of Psychology.

(R) Fallon, B., Trocme, N., MacLaurin, B., Sinha, V., Black, T., Felstiner, C., Schumaker, K., Van Wert, M., Herbert, A., Petrowski, N., Daciuk, J., Lee, B., DuRoss, C., & Johnston, A. (2012). Ontario incidence study of reported child abuse and neglect-2008 (OIS-2008). Toronto, ON: Child Welfare Research Portal.

(R) Saini, M., Van Wert, M., & Gofman, J. (2012). Parent-child supervised visitation within child welfare and custody dispute contexts: An exploratory comparison of two distinct models of practice. Children and Youth Services Review, 34(1), 163-168.

(R) Van Wert, M. (2011). Book Review. Scandalous Politics: Child welfare policy in the States, Juliet F. Gainsborough, 2010. Georgetown University Press, Washington, D.C. Children and Youth Services Review, 33(10), 2067-2068.

Allan, K., & Van Wert, M. (2011). After the CIS-2008 final report: Secondary analyses. Canada's Children, 18(1), 15 - 17.

Ouimet, C., Van Wert, M., Fallon, B., Black, T., & Trocme, N. (2011). Select findings from the CIS-2008. Canada's Children, 18(1), 6 - 14.

Van Wert, M., Milne, C., & Fallon, B. (2010). The intersection of two systems: Youth justice and child welfare in Canada. Canada’s Children, 16(3), 6 - 16.

Johnston, A., Felstiner, C., & Van Wert, M. (2010). The 2008 Canadian Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect (CIS): Review of the Study to Date. Canada's Children, 16(3), 27 - 32.

 

Presentations

Van Wert, M., & Ma, J. (February, 2012). Canadian Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect, 2008: Methodology. Guest Lecture, Wilfrid Laurier University, Faculty of Social Work.

Ma, J., Van Wert, M., & Lee, B. (January, 2012). Speaking another language in the Canadian child welfare system. Ethnic, Immigration and Pluralism Studies Annual Conference. University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.

Van Wert, M., Milne, C., & Fallon, B. (September, 2010). Child Welfare Service Provision for Youth Involved in the Justice System in Canada: Examining Out-of-Home Placement. 18th ISPCAN International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect. Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

Fallon, B., Black, T., Milne, C., Van Wert, M., Rha, W., & Lee, B. (October, 2009). Canadian Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect: Moving Research into Policy. Research and Practice: Joining Forces to Improve Lives. University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.

Fallon, B., Black, T., Lee, B., & Van Wert, M. (September, 2009). The Major Findings and Secondary Analyses from the Canadian Incidence Study 2003. Guest Lecture in SWK4668H-F. University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.