Research at Ontario Shores spans a diverse range of specialties and populations with a specific focus on the management and prevention of serious mental illnesses.  Our research aims to prevent and reduce stigma, and to improve recovery and wellness outcomes in populations that range from adolescents to seniors, as well as specialty populations such as eating disorders, forensics and dual diagnoses.

Our Researchers have contributed to new discoveries and innovative treatments for a number of mental health conditions.

The Research and Academics Office is responsible for supporting and facilitating the development of research and scholarship for all allied health professions at Ontario Shores.  This includes:

  • providing a centralized process for reviewing research and procedures for conducting research
  • increasing research knowledge, skills and capacity within the organization
  • providing resource supports and consultations for our researchers who require assistance
  • expanding the research of the organization by keeping current with key research funding agencies and venues for knowledge dissemination and translation
  • fostering key research partnerships among academic and community partners.

To contact the Research and Academics Office email

If you are interested in collaborating with us, please review our publication lists for topics relevant to your interest or  contact our Manager, Research and Academics at


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The Research and Academics Office

To contact the Research and Academic Office email:

The office is located in Building 7, Level 2 at our main site located at 700 Gordon Street in Whitby.

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