Recent Publications

Title Year of Publication Type of Publication
18-YEAR-OLD PETER: An Investigative Review 2017 Report
Quebec Incidence Study 2014 (ÉIQ-2014): Final Report 2017 Report
15-YEAR-OLD LEVI: An Investigative Review 2017 Report
SPI 10 Discharge Rates by Placement Type 2017 Information sheet
Recurrence Rates by Urgent Protection and Chronic Need 2017 Information sheet
Recurrence Rates by Child Protection Concern 2017 Information sheet
Sexual Abuse Substantiation by Subtype and Outcomes of Sexual Abuse Investigations by Gender 2017 Information sheet
An Exploration of Investigations with Primary Caregivers with Mental Health Concerns in Ontario in 2013 2017 Information sheet
A Further Look at Food Insecurity among Ontario’s Child Welfare Involved Population 2017 Information sheet
Subtypes of Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence Investigated by Child Welfare Authorities in Ontario in 2013 2017 Information sheet
Child Protection Investigations Involving Adolescents in Ontario 2017 Information sheet
Educational Neglect in Ontario 2017 Information sheet
Academic Difficulties among Ontario’s Child Welfare Involved Population 2017 Information sheet
Poverty and Ontario’s Child Welfare Involved Population 2017 Information sheet
The Structured Decision Making System for Child Protection Services: The Policy and Procedures Manual: Saskatchewan 2015 Report
The placement trajectories of youth served by child protection for sexual abuse 2017 Journal article
Delineating disproportionality and disparity of Asian-Canadian versus White-Canadian households in the child welfare system 2016 Journal article
Clinical differences and outcomes of sexual abuse investigations by gender: Implications for policy and practice 2017 Journal article
Police charging decisions in child maltreatment investigations: Findings from the 2008 Ontario Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect 2016 Journal article
Defining ‘reasonable force’: Does it advance child protection? 2017 Journal article
Examining the relationship between economic hardship and child maltreatment using data from the Ontario Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect-2013 (OIS-2013) 2017 Journal article
Family reunification for placed children in Quebec: A longitudinal study 2014 Journal article
Better understand to better serve: A province-wide knowledge mobilization initiative in child protection 2016 Journal article
Building research capacity in child welfare in Canada 2016 Journal article
Out-of-home placement and regional variations in poverty and health and social services spending: A multilevel analysis 2017 Journal article
Physical and mental health of sexually abuse youth: Gender comparisons from a matched-control cohort study 2017 Journal article
Response to the Advocate for Children and Youth Two Tragedies Report: August 2014 Status Update 2014 Report
Response to the Advocate for Children and Youth Two Tragedies Report: February 2015 Status Update 2015 Report
Summary Review of Aboriginal Over-representation in the Child Welfare System 2010 Report
Saskatchewan Child Abuse Protocol 2014 2014 Report
Provincial/Territorial Protocol On Children, Youth and Families Moving Between Provinces and Territories 2016 Report
2015 Annual Report - Saskatchewan Children's Advocate Office 2016 Report
2014 Annual Report - Saskatchewan Children's Advocate Office 2015 Report
2013 Annual Report - Saskatchewan Children's Advocate Office 2014 Report
2012 Annual Report - Saskatchewan Children's Advocate Office 2013 Report
2011 Annual Report - Saskatchewan Children's Advocate Office 2012 Report
Annual Report for 2015-16 2016 Report
Annual Report for 2014-15 2015 Report
Annual Report for 2013-14 2014 Report
Child Death Review in Canada: A National Scan 2016 Report
In the Matter of E.J.H and K.G.H: Administrative Fairness Investigation Report 2012 Report
Progress Report 2 on Foster Home Overcrowding in Saskatchewan 2011 Report
Progress Report on Foster Home Overcrowding in Saskatchewan 2009 Report
Duty to Protect: Special Investigation Report 2016 Report
No Time for Mark: The Gap Between Policy and Practice 2015 Report
The Silent World of Jordan: Special Investigation Report 2016 Report
Two Tragedies: Holding Systems Accountable 2014 Report
Lost in the System: Jake's Story 2014 Report
Children and Youth in Care - Hotel Placements 2016 Report
Review of Family Care Models, Wilderness Challenge, and Community Group Homes 2013 Report
Profile of Children and Youth in the Downtown Eastside Report 2016 Report
A Report and Next Steps for Action from A Forum for Change: Reconciliation for Today’s First Nations, Métis & Aboriginal Children Through Custom Adoption and Lifelong Family and Tribal Connections 2015 Report
Paige’s Story: Abuse, Indifference and A Young Life Discarded 2015 Report
Not Fully Invested - A Follow-up Report on the Representative’s Past Recommendations to Help Vulnerable Children in B.C. 2014 Report
Too Many Victims Sexualized Violence in the Lives of Children and Youth in Care: An Aggregate Review 2016 Report
Ten Years of Advocacy: Annual Report 2015/16 and Service Plan 2016/17–2017/18 2016 Report
Growing Up in B.C. 2010 Report
The Placement of Children and Youth in Care in Hotels in British Columbia: A Joint Special Report 2016 Report
B.C. Adoption Update: April 2015 2015 Report
B.C. Adoption Update: November 2014 2014 Report
B.C. Adoption Update: December 2015 2016 Report
Advancing Best Practice: A Review of Full Time Attendance Programs for Youth in British Columbia 2014 Report
Critical Injuries and Deaths: Reviews and Investigations Update #27 2016 Report
Critical Injuries and Deaths: Reviews and Investigations Update #26 2016 Report
Critical Injuries and Deaths: Reviews and Investigations Update #25 2015 Report
Critical Injuries and Deaths: Reviews and Investigations Update #23 2015 Report
Critical Injuries and Deaths: Reviews and Investigations Update #22 2014 Report
Critical Injuries and Deaths: Reviews and Investigations Update #21 2014 Report
Critical Injuries and Deaths: Reviews and Investigations Update #20 2014 Report
2013/14 Annual Report and 2014/15–2015/16 Service Plan 2014 Report
Nistawatsiman: Rethinking assessment of Aboriginal parents for child welfare following the Truth and Reconciliation Commission 2016 Journal article Choate, Peter W.
Indigenous Resilience, Connectedness and Reunification - From Root Causes to Root Solutions: A Report on Indigenous Child Welfare in British Columbia 2016 Report
Expressions of culture in American Indian/Alaska Native tribal child welfare work: A qualitative meta-synthesis 2016 Journal article
The Bus Ride Home Project: Developing Supports for Ontario's Child Welfare Change-makers in & from Care 2016 Report
A Tragedy in Waiting: How B.C.’s Mental Health System Failed One First Nations Youth 2016 Report
Household Food Insecurity and Food Bank Referrals in Ontario in 2013 2016 Information sheet Fallon, Barbara
Replication of the KEEP foster and kinship parent training program for youth with externalizing behaviors 2016 Journal article
A randomized trial of wraparound facilitation versus usual child protection services 2014 Journal article Shlonsky, Aron
Childhood maltreatment and the course of depressive and anxiety disorders: The contribution of personality characteristics 2016 Journal article
Voices of former foster youth: Supportive relationships in the transition to adulthood 2013 Journal article
Understanding the Exponential Increases in Child Protection Investigations for Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence 2016 Information sheet
Sexualized behaviors in cohorts of children in the child welfare system 2016 Journal article
The journey to adopt a child who has special needs: Parents' perspectives 2011 Journal article
Report of the Auditor General of Alberta: Human Services - Systems to Deliver Child and Family Services to Indigenous Children in Alberta 2016 Report
Employment outcomes of former foster youth as young adults: The importance of human, personal, and social capital 2011 Journal article
Neighborhood-level social processes and substantiated cases of child maltreatment 2016 Journal article
Voices for Change: Aboriginal Child Welfare in Alberta 2016 Report
Ethno-racial Categories and Child Welfare Decisions: Exploring the Relationship with Poverty 2016 Information sheet
Geographic variation in racial disparities in child maltreatment: The influence of county poverty and population density 2015 Journal article
Foster and adoptive parent training: A process and outcome investigation of the preservice PRIDE program 2016 Journal article Flynn, Robert J.
A controlled evaluation of family behavior therapy in concurrent child neglect and drug abuse 2014 Journal article
The Intersection of Child Welfare Investigations and Public Housing in Ontario 2016 Information sheet
Intergenerational transmission of child abuse and neglect: Real or detection bias? 2015 Journal article
Child Maltreatment-Related Service Decisions by Ethno-Racial Categories in Ontario in 2013 2016 Information sheet
Fostering Success: Improving Educational Outcomes for Youth in/from Care 2016 Report
Preventing rapid repeat pregnancy and promoting positive parenting among young mothers in foster care 2014 Journal article
Nistawatsimin: Exploring First Nations Parenting: A Literature Review and Expert Consultation with Blackfoot Elders 2016 Report Choate, Peter W.
Living Arrangements of Aboriginal Children Aged 14 and Under 2016 Report
Shameful Neglect: Indigenous Child Poverty in Canada 2016 Report
Child Custody/Access Disputes in Child Maltreatment-Related Investigations in Ontario in 2013 2016 Information sheet