Projects

Area of research 1. Violence in intimate and family relationships

Contemporary Construction of the Problem of IPV and Responses to It in Organizations Working with Partners with Violent Behaviour

CRSH et autres sources de financement 2015-2019

Investigators : Normand Brodeur & Valérie Roy

Partners : À cœur d’homme, Groupe d'Aide aux Personnes Impulsives ayant des comportements violents (GAPI), Via l’anse

Cumulative Vulnerability to Domestic Violence: The Experience of Disabled, Elderly, and Immigrant Women Who Belong to More Than One of These Groups (in French)

SSHRC 2019-2021

Investigators: Nathalie Sasseville, Danielle Maltais, Jacinthe Dion & Douglas Brownridge

Life paths, violence and recourse of women victims of IPV in vulnerable contexts: describing and understanding so as to better prevention and action

CRSH 2013-2020

Investigators : Marie-Marthe Cousineau, Renée Brassard, Dominique Damant, Myriam Dubé, Andrée Fortin, Mylène Fernet, Sonia Gauthier, Elizabeth Harper, Louise Hamelin-Brabant, Estibaliz Jimenez, Louise Langevin, Lyse Montminy, Geneviève Lessard & Simon Lapierre

Partners : Association québécoise Plaidoyer-Victimes, Côté Cour – CSSS Jeanne-Mance, Fédération des maisons d’hébergement pour femmes, Femmes autochtones du Québec Inc., Institut national de santé publique du Québec, L'Alliance des maisons d’hébergement de 2e étape pour femmes et enfants victimes de violence conjugale, La Séjournelle, L'R des centres de femmes, Regroupement des maisons pour femmes victimes de violence conjugale, Relais-femmes, Réseau des CAVAC, Table carrefour violence conjugale Québec-Métro, Table de concertation en violence conjugale de Montréal, Table de concertation en violence conjugale et agressions à caractère sexuel de Laval, Table de concertation régionale en violence conjugale et agressions sexuelles de la région du Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean.

Maternity and paternity in context of intimate partner violence: associated problems and issues of dialogue

FRQSC 2015-2019

Investigators: Geneviève Lessard, Chantal Lavergne, Sylvie Lévesque, Marie-Ève Clément, Sonia Hélie, Marie-Marthe Cousineau

Partners :  Mylène Bigaouette et Manon Monastesse (Fédération des maisons d’hébergement pour femmes), Sylvie Carrier et Florente Demosthène (CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l’Île de Montréal), Patricia Gagné et Julie Drolet (Table de concertation en violence conjugale de Montréal), Kathy Mathieu (Table Carrefour Violence Conjugale Québec Métro), Valérie Meunier (À coeur d’homme – de Réseau d’aide aux hommes pour une société sans violence), Louise Riendeau (Regroupement des maisons pour femmes victimes de violence conjugale), Mélanie St-Laurent et France Nadeau (CIUSSS de la Capitale-Nationale), Miguel Therriault (Le Grand Chemin).

Co-investigators : Chantal Bourassa, Dominique Damant, Ghaida Hassan, Simon Lapierre, Suzanne Léveillée, Valérie Roy, Annie-Claude Savard, Pierre Turcotte, Nadine Blanchette-Martin, Chloé Deraiche, Francine Ferland, Annie-Marie Gagné, Nathalie Godin.

Men’s Accounts About Their Experience as Perpetrators of Intrafamilial Homicide (in French)

SSHRC 2019-2021

Investigators: Myriam Dubé 

Putting Violence Behind: Analysis of Trajectories of Family and Intimate Partner Violence in Aboriginal Men and Women in Quebec

CRSH 2018-2023

Investigators : Renée Brassard & Mylène Jaccoud

Partners : Initsiaq Women Shelter, Conseil cri de la santé et des services sociaux de la Baie James, Conseil de la nation atikamekw & Maison communautaire Missinak

Reproductive Coercion. Qualitative Exploration of the Experiences and Representations of Young Adult Women in Québec (in French)

FRQSC 2017-2020

Investigators: Sylvie Lévesque, Marie-Ève Clément, Mylène Fernet, Nadia Giguère, Chantal Lavergne

Partners : ISQ, INSPQ, CHIU Sainte-Justine, TCVCM, À cœur d’homme, Fédération des maisons d’hébergement pour femmes en difficulté, Réseau des CRP, TCVC Québec Métro, Maison de naissance Côté des neiges.

The Continuum of Gendered Violence in Shelters: An Analysis of the Québec Context

FRQSC 2018-2021

Investigator: Isabelle Auclair

Understand and Express the Reproductive Coercion Experience in Women. An Innovative Action-Research Project (in French)

SSHRC 2019-2024

Investigator: Sylvie Lévesque

Understanding Intimate Partner Violence in the context of separation so as to better intervene: the case of male couples

FRQSC 2017-2021

Investigators : Valérie Roy, Suzanne Léveillée, Gilles Tremblay, Line Chamberland, Sacha Genest Dufault & Sylvie Thibault

Partners : Regroupement provincial en santé et bien-être des hommes, RÉZO, Gai Écoute, À cœur d’homme

collaborator : Jean-Martin Deslauriers 

Violence in Intimate and Romantic Partner Relationships in LGBTQ2+ Groups: Document the Phenomenon in Order to Better Equip and Train Health and Social Service Professionals (in French)

Public Health Agency of Canada (2019-07 / 2024-03)

Investigators:  Valérie Roy, Mireille St-Pierre & Sylvie Thibault  

Partners :  RÉZO – Santé et mieux-être des hommes gais et bisexuels, cis et trans), Centre de solidarité lesbiennes (CSL), Conseil québécois LGBT

Collaborators:  Interligne, COCQ-SIDA, Réseau des lesbiennes du Québec (RLQ), MIELS Québec, MAINS Bas-St-Laurent, Coalition montréalaise des groupes jeunesse LGBT

Intimate Partner Violence During the Perinatal Period and Parenthood: Documenting So As To Better Understand, Intervene, and Support

FRQSC 2017-2020

Investigarors : Sylvie Lévesque, Geneviève Lessard, Marie-Ève Clément, Chantal Lavergne & Mylène Fernet

Partners : À coeur d’homme, Fédération des maisons d’hébergement pour femmes, Table Carrefour Violence Conjugale Québec Métro, Table de concertation en violence conjugale de Montréal, Réseau des centres de ressources périnatales du Québec, Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux du Centre-Ouest-de-l’ïle de Montréal, Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux du Centre-Sud-de-l’ïle de Montréal, Institut national de santé publique du Québec, Institut de la statistique du Québec

Life Course of Children and Adolescents Exposed to IPV: A Retrospective Study

CRSH 2016-2021

Investigators : Geneviève Lessard, Valérie Roy, Chantal Bourassa, Dominique Damant, Andrée Fortin & Simon Lapierre

Partners: Violence-Info, À cœur d'homme

Victimization path of women with more than one context of vulnerability to IPV: older women, disabled women and immigrant women

Investigator : Nathalie Sasseville

Partners : Tables de concertation en violence conjugale et en agressions sexuelles du Saguenay/Lac-Saint-Jean, Québec et Montréal, l’Office des personnes handicapées du Québec

Area of research 2. Structural violence and social justice

Access to law and justice (ADAJ)

CRSH 2016-2022

Investigators: Pierre Noreau, Julie Desrosiers & Catherine Rossi

Atlas and World Map of the Methods of Intervention in Situations of Interactional Conflict in Matters of Criminal, Penal, and Restorative Justice

CRSH/Université Laval/The Regroupement des organismes de justice alternative du Québec/Ministère de la justice du Québec 2018-2021

Investigators : Marie-Claire Belleau & Catherine Rossi

From the Ceiling to the Glass Frontier: How to Institutionalize Gender in International Development and Humanitarian Organizations?

CRSH 2018-2020

Investigators : Isabelle Auclair & Sophie Brière

Gynecological and obstetrical violence: for collaborative research

2019-2020

Investigator : Sylvie Lévesque

Help Through Punishment? The Practice of Supervised Probation in Quebec

FRQSC 2019-2021

Investigator: Mariana Raupp

Institutions and Citizens in Transition: Interactions in the Context of Cultural Diversity in the Quebec City Area

FRQSC 2018-2022

Investigators : Stéphanie Arsenault, Lucienne Martins-Borges & coll.

Intersectional Perspective and Methods in the Management of International Development and Humanitarian Action: From Theory to Practice

Laval University 2016-2019

Investigator: Isabelle Auclair

Intersectoral Research Team in Mental Health, Justice and Safety

FRQSC 2018-2022

Investigators : Anne Crocker, Katharine Larose-Hébert & coll.

Methods of intervention in conflict situations for natural and legal persons in their relationship with the State

CRSH 2018-2023

Investigators : Marie-Claire Belleau & Martine Valois

Partner : Ministère de la Justice du Québec

National Conference on Critical Perspectives in Criminology and Social Justice: Responsability

CRSH 2019-2020

Investigators: : Johane Martel, Elsa Euvrard, Catherine Rossi, Annie-Claude Savard & Mariana Raupp

Obstacles to and Levers for Access to Justice and to Fair and Egalitarian Organizational and Professional Environments: Identifying, Characterizing, and Understanding the Structural, Institutional, and Symbolic Violence Experienced by Women

Status of Women Canada 2019-2022

Investigators : Marie-Claire Belleau, Isabelle Auclair, Julie Desrosiers, Catherine Rossi & Christine Vézina

Paternal involvement in a migratory context

Not funded

Investigator : Normand Brodeur

Profiling Observatory (Letter of intent)

CRSH 2019-2020

Investigators : Céline Bellot et al (37 researchers and 19 partners), including Katharine Larose-Hébert and Christine Vézina

Seizing and Supporting the Processes of Socio-Community (Re)Integration for Young People in the Criminal Justice System (16-35 years) - Projet (Ré)so 16-35

CRSH/Laval University 2018-2025

Investigators : Natacha Brunelle, Isabelle Fortin-Dufour & Catherine Rossi

Sexual Violence in Higher Education World: Current Issues for Prevention, Practice and Research

CRSH 2017-2022

Investigator: Isabelle Auclair

The General Alternative Measures Program for Adults in the Criminal Justice System: A Profile and Analysis of Its Implementation in Québec

CRSH 2019-2022 & Ministère de la Justice 2019-2023

Investigators: Catherine Rossi & Julie Desrosiers

The public confidence in the Criminal Justice System

CRSH 2019

Investigators : Anne-Marie Boisvert & Julie Desrosiers

Access to Antiretroviral Treatment and Care for People Living with HIV Regardless of Immigration Status: Towards Universal Health Coverage in Quebec

IRSC 2019
Investigator : Christine Vézina

Civil Protection Orders : in Canada and Quebec

Ministère de la Justice 2019-2022
Investigators : Mariana Raupp, F. Rousseau, L. Bergeron & Sonia Gauthier

Countering structural violence so as to better access to social justice

FRQSC 2020-2024

Investigator : Christine Vézina

Issues and Challenges in Accessing, Implementing and Recognition of Civil Protection Orders

Ministère de Justice 

Investigators : Sonia Gauthier & Mariana Raupp

Legal Culture of Human Rights and Justiciability of Social Rights: New Perspectives

CRSH 2019-2020

Investigator :  Christine Vézina

The Canadian Legal Culture of Human Rights: An Obstacle for the Justiciability of Social Rights

FRQSC 2017-2020

Investigator: Christine Vézina

The Stigma Index for People Living with HIV in Quebec

Centre PRACTIS sur le VIH/sida des ORSC 2018-2020

Investigator : Christine Vézina

Area of research 3. Service continuum: analysis, evaluation, and dialogue

Assessment of the ESPACE Prevention Program

SSHRC 2019-2020 et FRQSC 2019

Investigators: Célyne Lalande & Geneviève Lessard

Partner : Regroupement des organismes ESPACE du Québec

Collaborators : ESPACE, Chaudière-Appalaches

Assessment of the Multi-sectoral Agreement on Child Victims of Sexual Abuse, Physical Maltreatment, and Lack of Care That Threatens Their Physical Health: What Is the Situation 15 Years Later?

FRQSC 2018-2021

Investigator: Marie-Ève Clément

Assessment of The Programme d'accompagnement justice-santé mentale (PAJ-SM) in Quebec

Ministère de la Justice du Québec 2019-2022

Investigators : Anne Crocker & Katharine Larose-Hébert

Canadian Domestic Homicide Prevention Initiative for Vulnerable Populations

SSHRC (2015-04 / 2020-03)

Investigators:  : Peter Jaffe, Myrna Dawson, Myriam Dubé, Catherine Holtmann, Nicole Letourneau, Anna-Lee Straatman & Cathy Richardson
Partners : Membres de l’Alliance des centres de recherche canadiens en violence

Court Admission, Information, and Referral Services for Men Accused of IPV: A Review of the Literature (in French)

MSSS 2019-2020

Investigators: Normand Brodeur, Sonia Gauthier, Célyne Lalande & Valérie Roy

Partners : Option, Pro-Gam, Service d’aide aux conjoints

Dimensoes psicossociais do Acolhimento de imigrantes e refugiades en Florianopolis

CNPq-Brazil 2019-2022

Investigator : Lucienne Martins-Borges

Partners : Centro regionais que atuam no acolhimento de imigrantes e refugiados como : o Centro de Referência e Atendimento ao Imigrante de Florianópolis (CRAI-SC), a Pastoral do Migrante de Florianópolis, o Grupo de Apoio aos Imigrantes e Refugiados em Florianópolis (GAIRF), a Cáritas Regional Santa Catarina, a Ação Social Arquidiocesana – ASA, o Centro Islâmico Florianópolis e a Associação de haitianos em Florianópolis – KayPaNou.

Encounters with service providers as mediators of transitions out of homelessness : An Intersectional Study

CRSH 2018-2020

Investigators: Amélie Perron & Katharine Larose-Hébert

Evaluation of trauma and gender informed intensive case management

Sheperds of Good Hope 2017-2020

Investigators : Adje van de Sande & Katharine Larose-Hébert

Expertise and research pole on men's health and well-being

Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux 2018-2022

Investigators : Gilles Tremblay, Normand Brodeur, Renée Brassard, Suzanne Léveillée & Valérie Roy

IPV and Reproductive Coercion: Making Health Practitioners and Professionals Aware and Equipping Them Accordingly (in French)

Secrétariat à la condition féminine 2019-2022

Investigators: Sylvie Lévesque & Julie Laforest

Partners : Fédération du Québec pour le planning des naissances (FQPN), Institut National de santé public de Québec (INSPQ)

IPV and Separation: Intervening to Reduce the Risk of Increasingly Violent Behaviour

2015-2020

Investigators : Suzanne Léveillée, Gilles Tremblay, Sacha Genest-Dufault, Philippe Roy

Partners : Partenaires : Accord Maurice Inc., Réseau QAJAQ, À Cœur de l’il-centre, À Cœur d’homme

IPV Perpetrator groups : client engagement, and role of facilitators

Not funded

Investigators : John Hamel, Fred Buttell, Clare Cannon & Valérie Roy

Portrait of Intersectoral IPV Dialogue in Québec (in French)

UQO 2019-202

Investigator: Célyne Lalande

Projet mATriCES-F

IRSC 2017-2020

Investigators: France Légaré, Isabelle Auclair et al.

Psychosocial and Educational Difficulties and the Different Living Environments of Ethnoculturally Diverse Children Who May or May Not Be Receiiels d'enfants issus de la diversité ethnoculturelle recevant, ou non, des services de protection de la jeunesse

CRSH 2019-2022

Investigators : Sarah Dufour, Chantal Lavergne & Isabelle Archambault

Partners : Direction régionale de santé publique, Direction des services d’accueil et d’éducation interculturelle du Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur, CIUSSS du Centre-sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal, CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal.

Collaborators : CIUSSS du centre-Sud-de-l’ïle-de-Montréal, CIUSSS du centre-Sud-de-l’ïle-de-Montréal, CIUSSS du centre-Sud-de-l’ïle-de-Montréal, Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur

Removing Barriers to Gender Equality: Collaborative IPV Practices to Optimize the Safety of Female IPV Victims and their Children (in French)

Status of Women Canada 2017-2020

Investigator: Geneviève Lessard

Partners : Table de concertation en violence conjugale de Montréal, Table Carrefour Violence Conjugale Québec-Métro & Table de concertation régionale en violence conjugale et en agressions sexuelles du Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean

Safe and Understood : Intervening with families to promote healthy child outcomes and prevent abuse recurrence for young victims of domestic violence exposure

Public Health Agency of Canada 2015-2020

Investigators : Katreena Scott, Angelique Jenney, Chantal Bourassa, Elisabeth Godbout, Geneviève Lessard, Valérie Roy Pierre Turcotte, Chantal Bourassa, Chaya Kulkarni, Jennifer Jenkins & Deborah Goodman

Partenaires : L’Accord Mauricie, Maison pour femmes immigrantes, CWI at CAST, IMHP, web­based education via the AC listserve, Children’s Aid Society of Toronto and the Child Welfare Institute: Infant Mental Health Promotion Project at Hospital for Sick Children

Ten years after the amendments to the Youth Protection Act: the trajectories of families from Uashat mak Mani-Utenam

CRSH 2017-2022

Investigators: Christiane Guay, Geneviève Pagé & Marie-Andrée Poirier

Collaborators : Marie Andrée Michel (collaboratrice innue), Nadine Vollant (responsable Uauisthitun)

The Sept-Îles Youth Clinic (12-25)

FRQSC 2018-2021

Investigator: Christiane Guay

To better assist crime victims with substance use problems

Ministère de la Justice du Québec 2017-2019

Investigators : Francine Ferland & Catherine Rossi

Trajectories in the health and social services network as determinants of refugee integration in the Capitale-Nationale area

Laval University 2019-2021

Investigator : Lucienne Martins-Borges

Transition to adulthood and institutional pathways: rethinking the supply of services in the community to prevent the marginalization of psychiatric young adults

CRSH 2018-2020

Investigators: Katharine Larose-Hébert & Alexis Hieu Truong

Understanding Children’s Emotions: A Challenge That Mothers in Highly Vulnerable Contexts Can Meet

CRSH 2019-2022

Investigators : Annie Bérubé & Marie-Ève Clément

Video Clips for IPV Awareness in Children 6 to 9 Years Old (in French)

Secrétariat à la Condition Féminine 2019-2020

Investigators: Jean-Jacques Tremblay, Maude Bouchard,Sylvie Pouliot, Kathy Mathieu & Geneviève Lessard.

Partners : Table Carrefour Violence Conjugale Québec-Métro & Espace région de Québec and Centre intégré universitaire de la Capitale-Nationale

Gender-based Violence and Psychiatrisation: A Study of Women's Experiences in Quebec's Public Services

CRSH 2019-2021

Investigators : Katharine Larose-Hébert, Alexis Hieu-Truong & Marie-Hélène Deshaie

Partners : Regroupement des organismes de femmes de la région de la Capitale-Nationale (RGF-CN)

IPV in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and modeling of innovative practices for partners with violent behaviors

Public Health Agency of Canada 2019-2024

Investigators : Valérie Roy & Normand Brodeur

Partners : À cœur d'homme - Réseau d'aide aux hommes pour une société sans violence et ses 31 organismes membres

Narratives about violence in intimate and romantic relationships between men

Laval University 2020-2021

Investigators : Valérie Roy, Sylvie Thibault, Jean-Jacques Tremblay & Maude Bouchard

Partners : RÉZO

Collaborators: Bureau régional d’action sida (BRAS), Conseil québécois LGBT, Interligne, MAINS BSL Mouvement d’aide, d’information et soutien : VIH ITSS Hépatitis Hom, Miels-Québec, Service d’aide aux conjoints

Promoting Resilience in Sexually Assaulted Women: Effectiveness of the RESILIENT Online Platform after User-Centered Adaptation

Canadian Institutes of Health Research 2020

Investigators: Geneviève Belleville & Marie-Christine Ouellet

Partners: Viol-Secours (CALACS)

collaborators : Dr. Morin, Dr. Guay, Dr. Bouchard, Dre. Witteman, Dre. Mendrek, Dr. Laurendeau & Dr. Jackson.

Promoting the recognition of violence experienced: testimonials from gay men who have been victims of violence in an intimate and romantic relationship

Pôle en santé et bien-être des hommes 2020-2021

Investigators : Valérie Roy & Kevin Lavoie

Representations of corporal punishment and support and reporting practices of professionals working with families

CRSH 2015-2019

Investigators : Marie-Ève Clément, Sarah Dufour & Marie-Hélène Gagné

Collaborators : Johanne J.A April (U. de Québec en Outaouais), Sophie Gilbert (U. de Québec à Montréal), Jean-Yves Frappier (U. de Montréal).

Using a Promising Approach in Youth Protection Intervention with a Sectarian Group: Challenges, Effects and Avenues for Improvement

CRSH 2019-2020

Investigators : Sarah Dufour & Chantal Lavergne

Validation of a questionnaire to assess the ESPACE program

Investigator : Céline Lalande

Partner: Regroupement des organismes ESPACE du Québec