Research

Organizational Development

Over the past years, I have been involved in a number of evaluation of three community-based addictions treatment programs being offered through Renascent, an addictions treatment centre in Toronto. Through collaboration, we completed a realist…
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Theories of Change

When community practitioners look to implement best practices, summaries of research through meta-analyses or systematic reviews provide little usable knowledge as community settings are “real.” This necessitates a new approach to identify best practices and…
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Learning Outcomes

I have an interest in assessing learning outcomes in post-secondary education contexts. Recent projects include the evaluation of uptake of 21st skills among students involved in Zone Learning at Ryerson University. I also particularly interested in learning outcomes…
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Lab Publications

Selected Publications Davey, C., McShane, K.,Pulver, A., McPherson, C., Firestone, M. & Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres (2014). A realist evaluation of the Aboriginal Alcohol and Drug Worker Program. Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, 32, 33-57.…
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