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Mr. Nico Trocmé

Nico Trocmé is a professor in the School of Social Work, McGill University, where he holds the Philip Fisher Chair in Social Work and directs the Centre for Research on Children and Families. Dr Trocmé is Principal Investigator for the Canadian Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect (1993, 1998, 2003 and 2008) and one of the authors of the National Child Welfare Outcomes Indicator Matrix. He is currently directing the evaluation of a family support program for African Canadian families, the evaluation of a family-based Aggression Replacement Treatment, the evaluation of a family-group conferencing model, and analyses of the over-representation of First Nations children in foster care. Dr Trocmé is actively involved in supporting research-based child welfare policy and practice. He is Senior Advisor for Knowledge Integration at Bathshaw Youth and Family Services, provides research and policy advice to the governments of Québec, Ontario and Alberta, and has presented expert evidence at several coroner’s inquests. Dr Trocmé is a member of the Mental Health Commission of Canada’s Child and Youth Advisory Committee and of Statistics Canada’s National Statistics Council. Prior to completing his PhD, Dr Trocmé worked for five years as a child welfare and children's mental health social worker.