Research

Faculty members at the School of Social Work are engaged in a variety of research projects featuring a wide range of social work topics. For individual faculty research interests, please refer to our faculty profiles.

Diligent and systematic inquiry and investigation into specific social issues leads to discovery and revision of facts, theories and applications. Two major on-going projects that are directed toward the betterment of social conditions in communities are:

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Relevant Publications: Journals:

  • AIDS, Nursing and Health Sciences
  • Addictive Behaviour
  • Affilia: Journal of Women and Social Work
  • American Journal of Orthopsychiatry
  • Anthropologica
  • Brief Treatment and Crisis Intervention
  • British Journal of Social Work
  • Canadian Disabilities Studies Journal
  • Canadian Journal of Community Mental Health
  • Canadian Journal of Disability Studies,
  • Canadian Journal of Law & Society
  • Canadian Journal of Law and Society
  • Canadian Journal of Social Work
  • Canadian Journal of Social Work Education
  • Canadian Review of Social Work
  • Canadian Review of Social Work
  • Canadian Social Work Review
  • Child Abuse & Neglect,
  • Children and Youth Social Services Review,
  • Clinical Social Work Journal
  • Critical Social Work
  • Critical Social Work review
  • Critical Sociology
  • Culture, Health and Sexuality
  • Culture, Health and Sexuality 
  • Disability & Society
  • Disability Studies Quarterly
  • Discourse and Society
  • Drugs: Education, Prevention & Policy
  • Ethics & Behavior
  • Ethics and Social Welfare
  • European Journal of Social Work research
  • Families in Society
  • Family Process,
  • Feminism and Psychology
  • Feminist Economics
  • Feminist Review
  • Feminist Studies
  • First Peoples Child & Family Review
  • Health Care for Women International
  • Health and Social Care in the Community
  • International Journal of Civic, Political, and Community Studies
  • International Journal of Drug Policy
  • International Journal of Social Welfare
  • International Social Work
  • International Social Work
  • Journal for the Association of Research on Mothering
  • Journal of Children and Poverty
  • Journal of Community Psychology
  • Journal of Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Social Work
  • Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies
  • Journal of Family Therapy
  • Journal of Gender Studies
  • Journal of Health Psychology
  • Journal of Immigrant and Refugee Studies
  • Journal of Multiple Methods in Research
  • Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability
  • Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community
  • Journal of Progressive Human Services
  • Journal of Social Work
  • Journal of Social Work Practice
  • Journal of Systemic Therapies
  • Law and Society Review
  • Narrative Works: Issues, Investigations & Interventions
  • New Directions in Child and Adolescent Development
  • Organizational Cultures: An International Journal
  • Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Qualitative Social Work
  • Qualitative Social Work
  • Refuge: Canada's Journal on Refugees
  • Research on Social Work Practice
  • Resources for Feminist Research
  • Smith College Studies in Social Work
  • Social Alternatives
  • Social Service Review
  • Social Work
  • Social Work Education: International Journal
  • Social Work Research
  • Social Work in Health Care
  • Social Work in Public Health’
  • The Canadian Review of Social Policy
  • The Canadian Review of Social Policy  AIDS, Nursing and Health
  • Sciences
  • The Canadian Social Work Review
  • The Transnational Social Review
  • Trauma, Violence, & Abuse,
  • Women’s Studies International Forum
  • Women’s Studies Quarterly

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