Infant/child development, infant mental health, high risk populations, parent-child interaction, early intervention, and knowledge translation.
Milligan, K., Sword, W., Niccols, A., Lipman, E., & Smith, A. Development of a treatment strategy for promoting resilience and positive mental health outcomes in children and youth of mothers with addictions. Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health Knowledge Exchange Initiatives grant, 2011-2012, $32,600.
Niccols, A., Dobbins, M., Sword, W., Henderson, J., Smith, P., Thabane, L., Dewit, D., Lipman, E., Milligan, K., Jack, S., Schmidt, L., & Dooley, M. Optimizing the health of women with substance use issues and their children. Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Team Grant – Emerging: Knowledge Translation in Mental Health and Addiction, 2008-2013, $1,447,990.
Rosenbaum, P., Lach, L., Kohen, D., Nicholas, D., Garner, R., Birnbaum, R., Saini, M., McNeill, T., Brehaut, J., Collin-Vezina, D.., Niccols, A., & MacKenzie, M. Parenting matters! The biopsychosocial context of parenting children with neurodevelopmental disorders in Canada. Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Team Grant– Brighter Futures for Kids with Disabilities, 2009-2012, $869,939