- The following webinars are one hour in length and are intended for child protection audiences


Knowledge Mobilization Interview


TV Ontario Panel Discussion - Toxic Stress



Peer Reviewed Publications

Wotherspoon, E., Vellet, S., Pirie, J., O’Neill-Laberge, M., Cook-Stanhope, L., & Wilson, D. (2010). Neglected infants in family court. Family Court Review Volume 48, Issue 3, pp 505–515.

Wotherspoon, E., O’Neill-Laberge, M., & Pirie, J. (2008). Meeting the emotional needs of infants and toddlers in foster care: The collaborative mental health care experience. Infant Mental Health Journal, 29(4), 1-21. http://www.wonderbabiesco.org/UserFiles/File/26-034_001-021%5B1%5D(1).pdf

Wotherspoon, E., Hawkins, E., Clinton, J., Vellet, S., Pirie, J. (2010). Infant emotional trauma: Bringing the science of early childhood development into family court, Michigan Child Welfare Law Journal. http://chanceatchildhood.msu.edu/pdf/CWLJ_sp10.pdf

Invited Submissions

Wotherspoon, E., Hawkins, E., & Gough, P. (2009). Emotional trauma in infancy. CECW Information Sheet #75E. Toronto, ON, Canada: University of Toronto Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work. Retrieved from www.cecw-cepb.ca/publications/917

Wotherspoon, E., & Petrowski, N.(2008). Supporting the emotional development of infants and toddlers in foster care. CECW Information Sheet #60E.Toronto, ON, Canada: Centre of Excellence for Child Welfare.Retrieved from www.cecw-cepb.ca/publications/525

Wotherspoon, E., & Gough, P. (2008). Assessing emotional neglect in infants. CECW Information Sheet #59E. Toronto, ON: University of Toronto, Faculty of Social Work. Retrieved [date] from http://www.cecw-cepb.ca/publications/523

Wotherspoon, E., O'Neill-Laberge, M., Rafaat, S., Pirie, J., Hammel, D., MacDonald, L. (2008). Collaborative Care: Infant Mental Health Consultation in a Child Welfare Setting. Zero To Three Journal, July, 2008.

Wotherspoon, E. Infant Mental Health and Family Law Initiative. Canada’s Children (Child Welfare League of Canada Newsletter), Spring, 2009.

Wotherspoon, E. (2008). Infants and Trauma: What Do Babies Recall? Calgary Herald Editorial, June, 2008. Herald Editorial What Do Babies Remember.pdf

Wotherspoon, E., & Pirie, J. (2008) Infant mental health and family law: questions every lawyer should ask about infants in child protection hearings, Family Way, Canadian Bar Association Family Law section newsletter, April, 2008. Family Way.pdf

Wotherspoon, E., Atkinson, C., Rafaat, S., Pirie, J., Miles, B. (2007). In the best interest of the infant, Vox Judicia, Canadian Bar Association Judges' Forum Newsletter, May, 2007 vox judicia may 2007.pdf