Associate Professor

Areas of Scholarship: Young carers; interprofessional education and practice; child sexual abuse images online; practice education

Areas of Practice: Child and youth mental health; child welfare



Instructor I; Co-Chair, BSW Program

Areas of Scholarship: Trauma; popular education; collaborative approaches to collective trauma recovery; advanced mental health in social work practice; participatory learning methodologies

Areas of Practice: Clinical social work/trauma psychotherapy (individual, couple, family, group, community); community-based development/popular education work; group trauma work with gay men



Senior Instructor; Co-Chair, BSW Program; Chair, Field Education

Areas of Scholarship: The scholarship of teaching and learning; leadership and management; the practice of social work

Areas of Practice: Management and leadership; organizational and community development; advocacy for the profession of social work; educational leadership


Associate Professor

Areas of Scholarship: Co-parenting after divorce; parental alienation; divorced fathers; women and addiction; spiritual foundations of social justice

Areas of Practice: Child and family policy; family mediation and conflict resolution; addictions



Associate Member, Division of Adolescent Health & Medicine, Department of Pediatrics

Areas of Scholarship: Adolescent development; adolescent psychosocial well-being; transition to adulthood; parent-child relationships



Professor and Chair, Graduate Programs

Areas of Scholarship: Critical gerontology; dementia; health and social care; critical qualitative research methodologies; abuse against older adults

Areas of Practice: Dementia; family care; long-term care; boomer issues; elder abuse; women’s issues


Professor (on leave 2016-2017)

Areas of Scholarship: Lived experience of violence and forced migration; historical memory, transitional justice and social repair; community-based approaches to social reconstruction; performance and community public art; critical research methodologies



Professor (on leave 2016-2017)

Areas of Scholarship: Intellectual disability, social policy, ethics, history of intellectual disability, disability supports

Areas of Practice: Intellectual disability, planning and support, policy and programmes



Associate Professor

Areas of Scholarship: Criminal justice; judicial decision-making; child sexual abuse; sentencing

Areas of Practice: Group work; ethical practice; critical incident debriefing; correctional practice




Professor and Director

Areas of Scholarship: Immigration and settlement; youth from immigrant families; place-based community development; social work internationalization and indigenization; social policy and process

Areas of Practice: Working with immigrants and refugees; critical cross-cultural social work practice; group work in community setting; community development and organization; case management