Current projects

Recent work on Client and Family Engagement

CPRI recognizes client and family engagement as central to the health and well being of clients and families. This archived webinar provides an overview of several initiatives taking place at CPRI, including use of the interRAI Child & Youth Suite of tools (Quality of Life subset); the client information passport; and the 'CaFE Model' of care.

Archived Webinar: Listening to the Voices of Children and Families: Data and Examples of Initiatives at CPRI for Working with Clients and Their Families

(recorded December 2018)



Presented by Naila Meraj & Laura Theall

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Handouts: Slides

Research on Trauma and Adversity

In September 2017, CPRI became the first organization in Canada to become certified in the Sanctuary Model of Trauma Informed Care. The Applied Research & Education department uses data from the interRAI Child and Youth Suite of assessments to further understand the relationship between childhood adversity and mental health.  

Archived Webinar: What Happened? The Importance of Assessing for Adverse Life Events and Trauma in Childhood

(recorded August 2018)


Presented by Keith Willoughby, Kim Arbeau & Laura Theall

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Handouts: Slide Handouts

Resources: Publication

interRAI Assessment Tools

interRAI is a research network of assessment and treatment experts from over 35 countries; they develop tools to collect quality data about vulnerable populations.

In partnership with interRAI and Dr. Shannon Stewart (Western University), CPRI is developing a suite of child and youth assessment tools. These tools are currently used in our intake and ongoing assessment process. Our assessment system helps your child get to the right service at the right time.

CPRI plays a lead role in supporting implementation of the interRAI Child and Youth Suite tools at agencies across the province including training clinicians in the use of the tools. Contact Ian Kerr for more information.

Archived Webinar: The interRAI Child and Youth Suite of Tools: Assessment, Family Engagement, and Data

(recorded December 7, 2016)


The interRAI Child and Youth Suite of Tools: Assessment, Family Engagement, and Data

Presented by Kim Arbeau, PhD & Maggie McKnight, BA

Handouts: Slide Deck

Part 1: interRAI ChYMH: Background
Part 2: How the Tool Helps
Part 3: All About the Data
Part 4: Next Steps and Q&A

Archived Webinar: What is the Meaning of all this Data?

(recorded December 6, 2017)


What's the Meaning of all this Data? A look at how agencies can use the data from the interRAI Child/Youth suite of tools

Presented by Kaylan Bartholomew & Andrea Fleishhauer

Archived Album (hosted on Vimeo)

Individual Clips:

Part 1: Importance of Data & Retrieval
Part 2: Reporting on ChYMH & Screener Data
Part 3: Pre- and Post- CAP Analysis
Part 4: What's Next & Questions and Answers

Handouts: Slide Handouts, Support Tools Handout

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