The Research Team

Students and practitioners have been involved in helping to develop the arts-based group program. Our community collaborators included The Child & Adolescent Mental Health Program at Health Sciences North (2016); The Children’s Aid Society of the Districts of Sudbury and Manitoulin (2005-present); the Child and Family Centre (2008-2011); Shkagamik-Kwe Health Centre (2007-08); and Iris Addiction Services for Women (2004).

Here is a sampling of present and past team members:

Holly Jackson is currently completing her 3rd year social work field placement in HAP (fall 2019 – present).

 

Heather McAlister, Stephanie McMahon & Danielle Labranche competed in the 3MT Competition at the Annual Faculty of Health Conference 2018.

 

Allyson Kreps, Martine Rienguette & Julia Kinna, social work students / research trainees. Fall 2018 – Summer 2019.

 

 

Rachel Paveling

social work student, research trainee & group facilitator, January 2018 – August 2018.

Mariah Dempster, social work student, research trainee & group facilitator,

fall 2017 – spring 2018.

 

Kaitlinn Gammon, social work student, research trainee & group facilitator, fall 2017 – present.

Kenneth Lander, social work student, research trainee & group facilitator, spring 2017 – 2019.

 

Nicholas Schwabe, social work student, research trainee & group facilitator, 2017.

Tricia Grynspan, MSW student & group facilitator, 2016 – fall 2018.

Kelsey Dano, social work student; research trainee & group facilitator 2016-2017.
  Stephanie Sindori, social work student; research trainee & group facilitator 2016-2017.

 

  • Vivian Oystrick

  • Group Facilitator, Sept 2009 - 2012

  • Tianna Deck

  • Social Work Placement Student 2011-12

  • Nicole Ouellet & Katrina Meechan

  • Social Work Students - CIHR Student Trainee (2008-09)

  • Stacy Gvozdanovic

  • Group Facilitator & Education Placement Student 2010-11

 

  • Patricia Leonard (right)

  • Social Work Student - CIHR Student Trainee (2008-09)

  • Cris Rego

  • MSW Group Facilitator - Aboriginal Project 2007

  • Cayley Koomans

  • Research Assistant 2005-2008

  • Ashley Marion

  • BSW Group Facilitator, 2009-2010

 

  • Amanda Long

  • Social Work Student - CIHR student trainee (2008-09)

  • Tracy Newell

  • Group Facilitator 2009-2010

  • Stephanie Prentice

  • Research Assistant, Group Facilitator

  • Shanesye Kean, MSW (left)

  • Group Facilitator & Research Assistant -2010

 

  • Sean Lougheed, MA, CYC (cert)

  • PhD student & group facilitator

  • Nathalie Perreault & Michelle Cloutier

  • Group Facilitators, 2011

  • Meghan Tann

  • Undergraduate Student, Research Assistant

  • Katherine Primeau

  • arts-crafts group facilitator 2009

 

  • Karen McGrath

  • Undergraduate Student, Research Assistant 2008

  • Julie LeBreton, BSW, RSW

  • Group Facilitator 2005-2007

  • Joey-Lynn Wabie

  • Group Facilitator Sept 2009 - 2011

  • Joanne Nyman

  • Undergraduate Student, Research Assistant (2008-09)

 

  • Jennifer Posteraro

  • MA Research Coordinator and group facilitator

  • Genevieve Neilson

  • CIHR Student Trainee 2010-2011 (social work)

  • Erin Chomiak

  • MSW student 2010

  • Debra Recollet

  • Native Human Services student- CIHR student trainee (07-08)

 

  • Dayna Leigh

  • CIHR Student Trainee 2009-2010 (social-work)