Honorary Affiliate

Areas of Scholarship: Mental health and child welfare service delivery; social theory and social policy; program evaluation and implementation science; medical sociology; queer theory and intellectual disability

Areas of Practice: Child and youth mental health; children with special health care needs and their families; social work in healthcare settings; child welfare research and policy; clinical social work

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



Senior Instructor; 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 (on leave)

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



Associate Professor Emeritus

Areas of Scholarship: Social work and LGBT people; diversity in sexual orientation in provision of health and social services and in social work education; settlement service needs of LGBT immigrants; methods of qualitative inquiry; social service management

Areas of Practice: Individual and couple counseling



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




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 Emeritus

Areas of Scholarship: Child welfare; family policy; sexual minorities; epistemology; evaluation strategies

Areas of Practice: Child and family welfare; child and adolescent well-being; service strategies in public social service systems