• Correlates of Veteran Status in a Canadian Sample of Homeless People With Mental Illness 

      Bourque, Jimmy; VanTil, Linda; LeBlanc, Stefanie Renee; Kopp, Brianna; Daigle, Stephanie; LeBlanc, Jacinthe; Sareen, Jitender; Darte, Kathy; Landry, Liette-Andree; More, Faye (2014-12)
      Many veterans at risk of homelessness also suffer from mental health problems. The aim of this study was to identify correlates of veteran status among housing, mental health, and service use variables in a Canadian sample ...
    • Disability Correlates in Canadian Armed Forces Regular Force Veterans 

      Thompson, James M.; Pranger, Tina; Sweet, Jill; VanTil, Linda; McColl, Mary Ann; Besemann, Markus; Shubaly, Colleen; Pedlar, David (2015)
      Purpose: This study was undertaken to inform disability mitigation for military veterans by identifying personal, environmental, and health factors associated with activity limitations. Method: A sample of 3154 Canadian ...
    • Health-related Quality of Life of Canadian Forces Veterans After Transition to Civilian Life 

      Thompson, Jim; Hopman, Wilma; Sweet, Jill; Van Til, Linda; Maclean, Mary Beth; VanDenKerkhof, Elizabeth; Sudom, Kerry; Poirier, Alain; Pedlar, David (2013)
      OBJECTIVES: Describe health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of former Canadian Forces (CF) men and women in uniform (Veterans) after transition to civilian life, and compare to age- and sex-adjusted Canadian norms. METHODS: ...
    • Operational Stress Injuries and the Mental Health and Well-Being of Veteran Spouses: A Scoping Review 

      Norris, Deborah; Eichler, Maya; Cramm, Heidi; Tam-Seto, Linna; Smith-Evans, Kimberley (2018)
      This article presents the results of a scoping review of literature focusing on the relationship between operational stress injuries (OSIs) in military veterans and spousal mental health and well-being. Using elements of ...
    • A retrospective cohort study comparing non-fatal self-harm emergency department visits between Canadian veterans living in Ontario and matched civilians 

      Mahar, Alyson L.; Cramm, Heidi; Aiken, Alice B.; Whitehead, Marlo; Tien, Homer; Fear, Nicola T.; Kurdyak, Paul (2019)
      This was a retrospective cohort study linking provincial administrative databases to compare rates of non-fatal self-harm between CAF and RCMP veterans living in Ontario and age-matched civilians. This study included male ...
    • Roles of Physical and Mental Health in Suicidal Ideation in Canadian Armed Forces Regular Force Veterans 

      Thompson, James M.; Zamorski, Mark A.; Sweet, Jill; VanTil, Linda; Sareen, Jitender; Pietrzak, Robert H.; Hopman, Wilma H.; MacLean, Mary Beth; Pedlar, David (2014)
      OBJECTIVES: Suicide in recent veterans is an international concern. An association between mental disorders and suicide has been established, but lessinformation is available about an association between physical health ...
    • Spirituality and Moral Injury Among Military Personnel: A Mini-Review 

      Bremault-Phillips, Suzette; Pike, Ashley; Scarcella, Francesca; Cherwick, Terry (2019)
      Introduction: Moral injury (MI) results when military personnel are exposed to morally injurious events that conflict with their values and beliefs. Given the complexity of MI and its physical, emotional, social, and ...
    • The State of Military Families in Canada: A Scoping Review 

      Manser, Lynda (2020-04-30)
      For some families, the military way of life fosters close social support networks and adaptability. For others, the stresses and strains resulting from military operational requirements are challenging. Canadian Forces ...
    • Suicidal Ideation, Plans, and Attempts Among Public Safety Personnel in Canada 

      Carleton, R. Nicholas; Afifi, Tracie O.; Turner, Sarah; Taillieu, Tamara; LeBouthillier, Daniel M.; Duranceau, Sophie; Sareen, Jitender; Ricciardelli, Rosemary; MacPhee, Renee S.; Groll, Dianne; Hozempa, Kadie; Brunet, Alain; Weekes, John R.; Griffiths, Curt T.; Abrams, Kelly J.; Jones, Nicholas A.; Beshai, Shadi; Cramm, Heidi A.; Dobson, Keith S,; Hatcher, Simon; Keane, Terence M.; Stewart, Sherry H.; Asmundson, Gordon J.G. (2018)
      Substantial media attention has focused on suicide among Canadian Public Safety Personnel (PSP; e.g., correctional workers, dispatchers, firefighters, paramedics, police). The attention has raised significant concerns about ...