Faculty

Instructor and Field Education Chair

Areas of Scholarship and Practice: The scholarship of teaching and learning, health social work, children and families, child welfare

 

 

Director and Professor

Areas of Scholarship:

Paid and unpaid care work; austerity and neoliberalism in the human services; nonprofit work and organization; anti-oppressive and social justice theories

Areas of Practice:

Anti-oppressive and social justice practice; organizational practice; social policy; critical leadership

 

 

Associate Professor, MSW Program Chair

Areas of Scholarship and Practice: hoarding, multi-disciplinary, community interventions, mental health, clinical treatment, cognitive behavioral therapy

 

 

 

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 and Chair of BSW Program

Areas of Scholarship and Practice:
Teaching and Learning Social Work; Empowerment and LGBTQ Communities, Social Work with Groups, Social Work in Health Care, Management and Leadership, Community Development and Organization, Social Work and Technology.

 

 

Assistant Professor

Areas of Scholarship:mental health & addiction, global mental health and critical psychiatry

Areas of Practice:20 years of clinical work in public health, refugee health, mental health & addiction (acute, tertiary and community), in Canada, USA and East Africa

 

 

Assistant Professor

Areas of Scholarship: Aging in lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, two-spirit, and other sexual and gender minority (LGBTQ2S+) communities, social work practice with LGBTQ2S+ populations; qualitative research; critical and intersectional social work scholarship

Areas of Practice: Health care; hospice palliative care; direct practice; research, policy, and planning; community development

 

 

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

 

 

Assistant Professor

Areas of Scholarship: Child welfare, ethno-cultural communities, mixed methods, quantitative methods, social work education using simulation

Areas of Practice: Child welfare, youth work, children and families, case management, quality assurance/improvement

 

 

Professor;
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