Research Seminars 2015-2016

Second Wednesday of the month, 12:00 – 1:00
Wendy Patrick Room

(coffee served, bring your lunch)

The CRCF Research Seminars provide an opportunity for faculty, visiting scholars and graduate students to share and discuss their research. One presentation will be scheduled for each meeting. Presenters are encouraged to use the seminar to discuss preliminary results, data interpretation issues and methodological questions arising from their research.




September 2, 2015

Mikaela Stark, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Parents with Intellectual Disabilities: Social Policy and Support Service Perspectives in Sweden

September 9, 2015

Liam Curran, Concordia University

A seminar to explore the Role of Social Work In screening for FASDs in current Child Welfare interventions.

October 21, 2015

Frank Elgar, Center on Population Dynamics, McGill

Early-life exposure to income inequality and adolescent health

December 2, 2015

Catherine Richardson, Université de Montréal

A Closer Look At Violence, Resistance and Language:  An Introduction to Response-Based Practice.

January 27, 2016

Monty Montgomery, University of Regina

Paths and Pitfalls in Contemporary Aboriginal Child Welfare Research 

March 16, 2016

Shawn-Renee Hordyk & Mary Shem

The natural environment: Is this a social determinant of health?

May 18, 2016

Vandna Sinha & Mireille de la Sablonnière

The long-term child protection service trajectories of First Nations children in Quebec