Research

Healthy Mothers, Healthy Families

Background: Recognition of the unique needs and challenges faced by pregnant and parenting women with addictions has led to the development of integrated treatment approaches that link addiction treatment with maternal and child health and…
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Integra Mindfulness Martial Arts™

Integra Mindfulness Martial Arts™ (MMA; Badali & Integra, 2002) is a 20-week transdiagnostic group treatment for adolescents with learning disabilities (LD) and mental health problems (MH) offered by the Integra Program at the Child Development Institute.  Adolescents…
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School-Based Mental Health

Mental Health Training for School Personnel – We are currently conducting a multisite evaluation of Collaborative Problem-Solving, a treatment approach that focuses on assisting children in building skills that may be underlying behavioural challenges in…
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Lab Publications

Integra Mindfulness Martial Arts™ Select Research Papers Milligan, K., Irwin, A., Wolfe-Miscio, M., Hamilton, L., Mintz, L., Cox, M., Gage, M., Woon, S., & Phillips, M. (2016). Mindfulness Enhances Use of Secondary Control Strategies in…
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Research & Clinical Partners

Our work would not be possible without the important contributions of our research and clinical partners. Karen Urbanoski, PhD Dr. Urbanoski is a Scientist with the Centre for Addictions Research of British Columbia and Assistant Professor…
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