Christine Schwartz

Children's Health Policy Centre

Christine Schwartz

Children's Health Policy Centre

Biography

Christine is an Adjunct Professor with the Children’s Health Policy Centre in the Faculty of Health Sciences at SFU. She is the lead Scientific Writer for the Children’s Mental Health Research Quarterly, an electronic publication designed to inform policy-makers, practitioners and the public about new research in children’s mental health. Christine has spoken at 20 invited or peer-reviewed presentations and has written 68 publications on childhood mental disorders and effective interventions for preventing and treating these disorders. Christine’s teaching contributions include supervising and mentoring graduate students and research trainees. She also teaches senior undergraduate and graduate classes on children’s mental health at SFU. In addition, Christine has a clinical psychology practice which focuses on providing evidence-based mental health services to adolescents who are in conflict with the law.

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