Publications

LaMarsh members show outstanding research and scholarly productivity. In 2018-2019, members of LaMarsh published 95 peer-reviewed papers in prestigious scientific journals.  Selected publications are listed here.

Victoria Larocca, Jessica Fraser-Thomas, Rebecca Bassett-Gunter, October 2019.  “Even if someone has a physical disability, they can still participate”: Youth with physical disabilities’ motivational physical activity message preferences.  Science Direct, Disability and Health Journal. Full Article

Vrati M. Mehra, Keethakumar, A.,  Bohr, Y., Abdullah P., Tamim, H. (2019). "The association between alcohol, marijuana, illegal drug use and current use of E-cigarette among youth and young adults in Canada; results from Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey 2017." Full Article

Kate Tilleczek (2019). "Youth Have a Love-Hate Relationship with Tech in the The Digital Age." BMC Public Health Journal. Full article.

Ellis, Desmond, (2019).  Book:  Managing Domestic Violence: A practical handbook for family lawyers accepted for publication by Lexis-Nexis: Toronto.

Flicker, S., et al (2019).  The Impact of Indigenous Youth Sharing Digital Stories About HIV Activism.  Health Promotion Practice.  https://doi.org/10.1177/1524839918822268.

Flicker, S., et al (2018). Teaching and learning about the relationships between land, violence and women's bodies; the possibilities of participatory visual methods as pedagogy. Agenda, ISSN 1013-0950 print/ISSN 2158-978X online p 1-13 DOI: 10.1080/10130950.2018.1544436.

Beesley, T. & Fraser-Thomas, J. (2019). Claims of positive youth development: A content analysis of mixed martial arts gyms' websites.  Leisure/Loisir, 43(1), 1-25. DOI: 10.1080/14927713.2019.1582356.

Calero, C., Beesley, T. & Fraser-Thomas, J. (2018). Growing pains?  Examining developmental claims of preschooler sport programs.  PHEnex Journal, 10(1), 1-20.

Harlow, M., Wolman, L., & Fraser-Thomas, J. (2018). Should toddlers and preschoolers participate in organized sport?  A scoping review of developmental outcomes associated with young children's sport participation. International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology. DOI: 10.1080/1750984X.2018.1550796.

Beesley, T., Riddell, M., & Fraser-Thomas, J. (2018). More than diabetes self-management: Positive youth development at an inclusive type 1 diabetic sport camp. Journal of Youth Development, 13(4), 81-99. DOI: 10.5195/jyd.2018.644.

Khanlou, N. (2019).  Guest Editorial Special Issue: Post-secondary student mental health and well being: A systems and intersectionality informed approach.  International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction.

Khanlou, N. & Vazquez, L. M. (2018).  Social Determinants of Immigrant and Refugee Youth Mental Health in Canada.  In Este, D.,  Lorenzetti, L., & Sato, C. (Editors).  Racism and anti-racism in Canada.  Halifax & Winnipeg: Fernwood Publishing (pp. 260-281).

Pashang, S., Khanlou, N. & Clarke, J. (Editors), (2018). Today's youth and mental health: Hope, power and resilience.  Advances in Mental Health and Addiction (Series Editor: Masood Zanganeh).  New York: Springer.

Hagel, B.E., Macpherson, A, Howard, A., Fuselli, P. et al (2019). The built environment and active transportation safety in children and youth: a study protocol.  BMC Public Health.  2019 Jun 11;19(1);728. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-019-7024-6.

Abdullah, P., Landy, C.K., McCague, H. Macpherson, A., Tamim, H. (2019). Factors associated with the timing of the first prenatal ultrasound in Canada.  BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2019 May, 10:19(1);164.  DOI: 10.1186/s12884-019-2309-4.

Rothman, L., Macarther, C., Wilton, A., Howard, A.W., Macpherson, A.K. (2019). Recent trends in child and youth emergency department visits because of pedestrian motor vehicle collisions by socioeconomic status in Ontario, Canada.  Injury Prevention 2019, April 11.  pii:injuryprev-2018-043090. DOI: 10.1136/injuryprev-2018-043090.

Rothman, L., Pike, I., Fuselli, P., Belton, K., Olsen, L., Fridman, L., & Macpherson, A. (2018). Policy Makers' Perceptions of the Role of Research in Injury Prevention Legislation.  Toronto: Parachute.  http://www.parachutecanada.org/downloads/research/reports/Policy-Makers-Perceptions Rothman et al.pdf.

Fridman, L.,, Rothman, L., Hagel, B., Howard, A., & Macpherson, A., (2018).  An Environmental Scan of Road Safety Policies in Toronto, Canada.  Canadian Association of Road Safety Professionals, May, 2019.