Students:  Sacha Bailey; Monica BatacDominic BellAnne BlumenthalCarolanne BrazeauDenise Brend; Meghan BrownKathryn ChadwickKatrina Cherney; Emmanuel ChilangaYe Ri Choi; Molly Churchill; Kim Coleman; Liam CurrenMireille De La Sablonnière-Griffin; Christina DellerMelanie Doucet; Nicole D'souza; Denis DubéKara Fletcher; Paulo Fumaneri; Gina Glidden; Hayley HahnPhoebe Johnston; Tyson KelsallMohammad N. Khan; Veronica KostAlicia Kyte; Portia LarleeEunyoung LeeRadha MacCullochNatalia Manay-QuianÉlodie MarionAnna McIntoshLise Milne; Susan Mintzberg; Jessica Mitchell; Shannon Morrison; Rodney NkrumahJennifer Nutton; Brittany Orav-LakaskiSoh-yon Park; Sol ParkNicole PelletierMarie-Joelle Robichaud; Megan Simpson; Nahid SultanaJaime Wegner-LohinElif Wonders

  Members Research Interest
Sacha Bailey

Child and family health and wellbeing; childhood disability

Monica Batac

Youth development; immigrant youth and families; immigration and settlement; settlement work; community-based practice

Dominic Bell

Child welfare and child maltreatment

Anne Blumenthal Child and family well-being, poverty and inequality, social policy, cross-national social welfare comparisons
Carolanne Brazeau

Child welfare and mistreatment, trauma and resilience, juvenile delinquency, and contemporary Indigenous issues particularly within the youth criminal justice department

Denise Brend Trauma and resilience; Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Poverty

Meghan Brown

Child welfare; Child education; and Trauma and resilience

Kathryn Chadwick

  Child and family health and wellbeing, Social policy, Service disparities

Katrina Cherney Child education and poverty

Emmanuel Chilanga

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Food and nutrition security and Participatory action research 

  Ye Ri Choi  
Molly Churchill Social policy and statutory regimes; social policy
Kim Coleman
Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Trauma and resilience; Community and culture
Liam Curran
Child and family social work, disability, maltreatment & neglect
Neurodevelopmental disorders related to FASD
Mireille De La Sablonnière-Griffin Indigenous child welfare; Disclosure; Sexual abuse

Christina Deller

Trauma and resilience; Mentalization

Melanie Doucet
Child welfare; Foster care; Child protection services; Youth in care; Aging out; Transition to adulthood; Trauma and resilience; Youth engagement; Social policy; Legislative reform; Youth advocacy; Youth Justice

Nicole D'souza

Trauma and resilience; child and family health and wellbeing; participatory research; poverty; culture and mental health; social policy; education policy

Denis Dubé

Stigmatization, LGBT related issues, service accessibility and disparities, Social Policies, Caregiving and community support

Kara Fletcher Family Therapy

Paulo Fumaneri

 Aboriginal child welfare; Gerontological social work; Resilience and trauma; Access to services; Psychosocial support for informal caregivers.

Gina Glidden  Child and family health and wellbeing; Childhood Disability
Hayley Hahn

Child welfare;  Indigenous sovereignty;  Legal theory and practice

Phoebe Johnston

Human Rights, Disability and Social Policy

Tyson Kelsall

Harm Reduction; Reduced barriers to access; Cultural equity & anti-racism; Primary interaction with services; Policy 

Mohammad N. Khan Social development; poverty; family economic stress; financial capability; economic interventions 

Veronica Kost

Child and family health and wellbeing; disability; family therapy

Alicia Kyte

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Community-based approaches to child welfare; Inter-organizational collaboration

Portia Larlee

Community-based approaches to child welfare, child welfare

Eunyoung Lee 

Societal stigmatization of older adults, caregivers of older adults with dementia, health and social care service utilization, psychological well-being in later life, and cultural competency

Radha MacCulloch Childhood Disability; Transition to adulthood; 
Natalia Manay-Quian
Child welfare and child maltreatment; Trauma and resilience
Élodie Marion
Child education; Child welfare and child maltreatment

Anna McIntosh

Social policy and law; Indigenous child welfare

Lise Milne
Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Trauma and resilience
Susan Mintzberg  

Jessica Mitchell

Child and family health and wellbeing

Shannon Morrison

Child and family health and wellbeing, and childhood disability

Rodney Nkrumah

Child welfare; social protection services; social and development policy 

Jennifer Nutton

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Indigenous child welfare; Cross-cultural child welfare practice

Brittany Orav-Lakaski

Gerontological social work; Aging and health; Social care; Critical social work; Social work in acute care settings and Aboriginal health


Soh-yon Park childhood and neurological development in children with disabilities; childhood education; medical care in Canada for children with disabilities; social variables and constructions that influence the people with intellectual disabilities
Sol Park

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Immigrant mental health and wellbeing

Nicole Pelletier

Poverty, Social Justice, Childhood disability

Marie-Joelle Robichaud

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Cross-cultural child welfare practice; Ethics in child welfare; Decision-Making

  Megan Simpson  
Nahid Sultana  Poverty; immigrants; social welfare policy
Jaime Wegner-Lohin Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing;

Elif Wonders

Child Education, Parenting, Childhood Disability, Equity and Diversity