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New HEAL Study Examines how Children’s Gender Influences Parents’ Perceptions of the Local Environment and their Influence on Children’s Independent Mobility

New HEAL Study Examines how Children’s Gender Influences Parents’ Perceptions of the Local Environment and their Influence on Children’s Independent Mobility

A team of researches led by Alina Medeiros with Andrew Clark, Gina Martin, Jamie Seabrook, and Jason Gilliland recently published a study entitled: “Examining how children’s gender influences parents’ perceptions of the local environment and their influence on children’s independent mobility”. Physical inactivity among children is a public health concern. Children’s ability to travel independently […]

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New HEAL study examines the impact of climate change awareness on children’s mental well-being and negative emotions

A team of researchers led by Gina Martin with Kristen Reilly, Haley Everitt, and Jason Gilliland recently published a study entitled: “The impact of climate change awareness on children’s mental well-being and negative emotions – a scoping review”. The aim of this scoping review was to identify and describe the existing literature and highlight priorities […]

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New Study Applies the Go-Along Method to Enhance Understandings of Occupation in Context

A team of researchers let by Carri Hand with Katherine Stewart, Debbie Laliberte Rudman, Colleen McGrath, Jami McFarland, and Jason Gilliland recently published an article entitled: “Applying the Go-Along Method to Enhance Understandings of Occupation in Context.” Engaging in human occupation is complex, often involving commonplace practices that cannot be readily articulated. Accordingly, a growing […]

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