Concordia University

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Elizabeth Fast

Assistant Professor, Applied Human Sciences

Office: L-VE 229-01 
Vanier Extension,
7141 Sherbrooke W.
Phone: (514) 848-2424 ext. 3238
Email: elizabeth.fast@concordia.ca

Publications

Fast, E., Nutton, J., Delasablonnière-Griffin, M.& Kozlowski, A. (Submitted). L'enfanceet la famille autochtones: Vers une meilleure compréhension de l'interactionentre l'urbanisation, le trauma historique et la protection de la jeunesse pourles Autochtones au milieu urbain. Enfances,Familles et Générations.

Hélie,S., Fast, E., Turcotte, D., Trocmé,N. (in press). Major findings from the Québec incidence study of reported childabuse and neglect.  Specialissue on child maltreatment for the Canadian Journal of PublicHealth.  

Fast, E.,Trocmé, N., Ives, N., Bertrand, S., Bertrand, N., Mitchell,J. (Accepted). Definitions and barriers to cultural identity among urbanIndigenous youth in Montreal: Resistance and negotiation. In E. GonzálezCastillo & Cartonde Gramont, N. (Eds.) Politics, economyand popular culture in the Americas.    

Nutton,J. & Fast, E. (2015).  Historical trauma, substance misuse andIndigenous peoples: Seven generations of harm from a ‘Big Event’.  Journalof Substance Abuse and Misuse, 50, 839-847.  

Fast, E., Trocmé, N.Fallon, B., Ma, J., (2014).  Adolescents in the Canadian child welfare system: A troubled group? Analyses from the Canadian incidence study-2008, Children and Youth Services Review, 46, 47-54.  

Collin-Vézina,D. Fast, E., Hélie, S., Pelltier, S.Cyr, M. & Fallon, B. (2014). Young offender sexual abuse cases under investigation: Are sibling casesany different? Journal of ChildWelfare, 93(4), 91-111.

Sinha,V., Trocmé, N., Fallon, N., MacLaurin, B., Fast,E., Thomas Prokop, S. et al (2011). KiskisikAwasisak: Remember the children. Understanding the overrepresentation of FirstNations children in the child welfare system. Ontario: Assembly of FirstNations.  Retrieved from: http://cwrp.ca/fn-cis-2008  

Sinha,V., Fast, E., Trocmé, N., Fallon, B.& MacLaurin, B. (2010).  La composante Premières nations del’Étude Canadienne sur l'incidence des signalements de cas de violence et denégligence envers les enfants: Une approche axée sur le renforcement descapacités dans le cadre d’une recherche nationale appliquée aux Premièresnations.  Nouvelles Pratiques Sociales, 23, 83-98. Retrieved from: http://www.erudit.org/revue/nps/2010/v23/n1/1003169ar.pdf 

Trocme, N., Fallon, B.,MacLaurin, B., Sinha, V., Black, T. & Fast,E. Et al. (2010).  Canadian Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuseand Neglect – 2008: Major Findings, chapters 1-5.  Public Health Agency of Canada (eds.).  Ottawa, 2010. Retrieved from: http://cwrp.ca/cis-2008  

Fast, E. & Collin-Vézina, D.(2010).  Historical trauma, race-basedtrauma and resilience of Indigenous Peoples: A literature review.  First People’s Review, 5 (1), 126-136. Retrieved from :

http://journals.sfu.ca/fpcfr/index.php/FPCFR/article/view/181/150  



Participation activities

Board Member, Native Women's Shelter of Montreal

Committee member, Circle of Care

A subcommittee of the Montreal Urban Aboriginal Strategy Network, the Circle of Care works on issues pertaining to Aboriginal children and youth-in-care in Montreal. This includes creating and supporting programs to support cultural identity.

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