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Our Team


Nathalie Reid


Child Trauma Research Centre, University of Regina

Rashique Ramiz

MS Admin, PGCert, BSc

Research and Communications Assistant, CTRC

Dr. Hang Thi Thuy Tran

Post-Doctoral Scholar, CTRC
Originally from Vietnam, Dr. Hang Thi Thuy Tran has worked in multiple areas: a lecturer, a researcher, a community facilitator, an interpreter, and a cultural broker. She completed her PhD in Elementary Education at the University of Alberta, Canada in 2021. Her doctoral dissertation entitled "Narrative Inquiry into the Experiences of Vietnamese Children and Mothers Composing Lives in Transition to Canada" receives the 2022 Canadian Association for Teacher Education (CATE) Recognition Award for Theses and Dissertations on Teacher Education. Her study highlights the importance of cultural ethics in doing research and everyday life-making, the “world”-traveling to better understanding the experiences of newcomer children and families and their contribution to Canadian education and culture, and making kin with multispecies’ flourishing as significant in the children’s familial curriculum-making and school curriculum-making worlds. Dr. Tran has a wide range of research interests including newcomer children and families, familial curriculum-making, cultural brokering, teacher education, and narrative inquiry.
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Bailey Alan Hammer

Undergraduate Research Assistant, CTRC
Bailey is an undergraduate student at the University of Regina studying Psychology and Business Administration. Bailey has adamantly been working for a plethora of agencies/institutions within his community aimed at the betterment of life outcomes for children and youth. In his work he has been able to aid in the care and rehabilitation of children/youth from across Canada.

Steffi Oberthier

Research Assistant, University of Regina
Steffi is a research assistant with CIPSRT and has primarily been involved on the PHAC Families Project. In spring 2022, she received a Bachelor of Arts Honours with Honours in Psychology degree through the University of Regina. She has worked in a variety of research settings, both professional and academic. Steffi has also been a part of many volunteer research projects and maintains membership in the Child Evidence Lab and the NELL Lab which are both located at the University of Regina. Steffi will be applying for Master of Science in Experimental and Applied Psychology in fall 2023 with the hope of one day acquiring a PhD.

Chantelle Priel


Faculty of Social Work, University of Regina

Lise Milne

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Social Work, University of Regina
Dr. Lise Milne is an Assistant Professor at the University of Regina in the Faculty of Social Work (Saskatoon Campus), Faculty Associate at the Social Policy Research Centre, the McGill Centre for Research on Children and Families, and the University of Regina Child Trauma Research Centre. She has 15 years of experience in child welfare in both Manitoba and Quebec as a child welfare worker, supervisor and trainer. Her research focuses on trauma-informed practices in child-serving organizations, the neurobiological impacts of trauma, and practice and policy responses to intimate partner violence.

CTRC Faculty Associates

CTRC, University of Regina
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