Risk and protective factors influencing educational success and suicidality for First Nations youth-in-care in Ontario, Canada


Background: Colonialism and its ongoing effects (including residential schools and their multi-generational impact) have eroded First Nations cultures throughout Canada. First Nations children are over-represented in the child... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Barbara Greenberg (University of Ottawa)
  2. Meagan Miller (University of Ottawa)
  3. Erik Michael (University of Ottawa)
  4. Robert Flynn (University of Ottawa)

Topic Areas

Mental health of children and young people in care , Education and qualification of children and young people in care


OS-12 » Emotional and Behavioral Problems of Children in Care (16:30 - Wednesday, 14th September, Sala 3)